Makers

April 29th, 2015 § Comments Off on Makers § permalink

For the past year, I’ve been a developer in the Windows Maker team at Microsoft. The Maker team represents Makers within Microsoft; ensuring that Microsoft products have the capabilities that Makers want. We bring Microsoft technologies to the Maker community, through demonstrations – documentation, samples, and projects.

The Windows Developer Program for IoT – a version of Windows 8.1 for the Intel Galileo – was the first big project to come out of Windows specifically for Makers, and was collaboration between the Maker team and the Windows Embedded team.

WindowsOnDevices.com is out launch point for our Maker engagement.

With Windows 10, many of the learnings of the developer program are coming to light. I can’t wait to play – both professionally and personally…

What am I going to build? What are you going to build?

Bioplastic not the ‘greenest’?

December 4th, 2010 § Comments Off on Bioplastic not the ‘greenest’? § permalink

I wrote an article a long time ago where I tried to determine which was better ‘Bioplastic’ or ‘Petroplastic’.

Ecogeek has a post about the same thing – and drew similar conclusions. Worth the read.

almost there…

June 4th, 2009 § Comments Off on almost there… § permalink

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