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Getting an internship at Microsoft
Getting an internship at Microsoft

Come as you are, do what you love I’ve been asked a few times for thoughts and tips around …

Visualizing locations and paths on a map with Azure Maps
Visualizing locations and paths on a map with Azure Maps

Learn how to show an Azure Maps control on a web page, and add pins and paths to the map

Are you where you should be? Checking Geofences using Azure Maps
Are you where you should be? Checking Geofences using Azure Maps

A Geofence is a virtual boundary defined using an area on a map. Azure Maps has tools for checking …

Streaming Serial data using an MXChip
Streaming Serial data using an MXChip

The MXChip board has 2 serial ports - one using the USB which is great for debugging, and one you …

Save your users from typing with AI 🤖
Save your users from typing with AI 🤖

I’ve been playing a lot with the Azure Custom Vision Service - a great service to build image …

Building a live caption tool - part 1
Building a live caption tool - part 1

Learn how to build a live captioner using Python and the Azure Cognitive Services

Adding Try .NET to VSCode launch.json
Adding Try .NET to VSCode launch.json

Learn how to launch Try .NET from VS Code using the debug menu instead of the terminal.

Trying out Try .NET
Trying out Try .NET

Try .NET is a new thing to come from the .NET teams that allows you to, well, try .NET. In a …

Connecting Pycom boards to Azure IoT Hub
Connecting Pycom boards to Azure IoT Hub

Learn how to connect a PyCom board to Azure IoT Hub

Python on a Raspberry Pi using VS Code
Python on a Raspberry Pi using VS Code

Want to use VS Code on a Raspberry Pi to code in Python?

Here’s how to do it.

Jim made some dumb mistakes when recording a video. You won't believe how he fixed it with Azure Media Services!
Jim made some dumb mistakes when recording a video. You won't believe how he fixed it with Azure Media Services!

Learn how Jim used Azure Media Services to fix his dumb mistakes when recording video!

Screen sharing a Raspberry Pi from a Mac
Screen sharing a Raspberry Pi from a Mac

I’ve been playing with a Raspberry Pi for a while, and I’m getting fed up with changing …