Windows 10 Family
Events
9th May 2015

Windows 10 to be the ‘last version of Windows’

At the Microsoft Ignite conference, I visited one of the talks that Jerry Nixon and Christine Matheney, Microsoft Developer Evangelists, were giving on Live Tiles and Notifications in Windows 10.…
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Holographic Computing
Events
21st January 2015

Welcome to the Future. Created by Microsoft. Enhanced by you.

Technology is a funny industry. We see the raising and falling of what could be great advances in technology with the vast amounts of research carried out by the most…
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Tips
24th March 2014

From Zero to Hero – How you can learn to code in C# quickly and easily

Are you thinking of studying Computer Science at university or just want to have a go at programming? Well C# is a great starting language for you to have a…
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Events
23rd March 2014

Successfully completed the Mad March Hackathon

It took a while to put everything together for the Mad March Hack 2014 event but thanks to the attendees and everyone who helped me organise the event, it was a…
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Events
12th March 2014

Mad March Hack Update

Thank you to everyone who has shown an interest in the Mad March Hack (formerly Hull Uni Hackathon). I've some great news for you all and it is that the…
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Events
8th March 2014

Hull Uni Hackathon Coming Soon

With the connections that I have at Microsoft, I have been quite busy trying to get a student hackathon up and running in Hull. It has been kept under wraps…
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Opinion
6th December 2013

Why Is Blogging Important To Computer Science Students?

Blogging For Fun The other day in one of the Rather Useful Seminars, Richard Adams (@dickyadams) from Microsoft Studios brought up a rather important point on internships and in particular,…
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Technology
21st September 2013

Review of the Windows Surface RT running Windows 8.1

In this episode, we take a look at the Windows Surface RT tablet device running the latest Windows 8.1 RT update. (more…)
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Technology
14th September 2013

Help to keep Cortana as the name for the new Windows Phone PA

Cortana on your Windows Phone If you keep up-to-date with news on the Windows Phone platform, you will know that an unfortunate leak of the Windows Phone 8.1 build has…
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Technology
10th September 2013

A review of the Apple iPad from a Windows user

I take a look at the latest version of the iOS 7 operating system for Apple products running on our iPad 2. As a Windows Power user, please excuse my…
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Technology
8th September 2013

A tech filled week at Campus Party Europe

Xbox One Controller As many of you will know, I travelled to London on Monday for the Campus Party event at the O2 arena where I worked with a great…
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Technology
2nd September 2013

Onwards to Campus Party!

I'm now officially on my way to London for one of┬áthe, as the image says above, "biggest electronic entertainment events in the world", the Campus Party at the O2 arena.…
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