Using Sway at Microsoft Ignite with David Alexander

I had the pleasure of meeting with David Alexander from the Sway team, to talk about how Microsoft came up with the wizardry and magic that Sway uses to make our presentations look so good. Sway is an online service that helps you to create, curate and express your ideas in exciting and interactive ways. … Continue reading Using Sway at Microsoft Ignite with David Alexander

My #MSIgnite 2015

Welcome to my Microsoft Ignite story. It will be told Live using some of my favourite Microsoft Office tools, embedded and linked to this page. This page will become very much like a dashboard of my MSIgnite experience, using: Sway OneNote with Office 365 OneDrive Yammer I will use multiple Sways, one for each day. There is … Continue reading My #MSIgnite 2015

Running a OneNote Hackday – webcast with Ian Stuart, #GlowScot

Join us as we talk with Ian Stuart from Glow, Scotland’s National online learning environment about running OneNote Hackdays. Using the fun and focused Hackday event format, Scottish educators are creating OneNote-based multimedia textbooks that cover their national curriculum. Find out What is a OneNote Hackday? The benefits of using OneNote-based textbooks and workbooks. How … Continue reading Running a OneNote Hackday – webcast with Ian Stuart, #GlowScot

Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute – User Group Talk

The NZ Microsoft Cloud & Infrastructure User Group met on 4 March where we hosted a talk by Kodia about Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute. ExpressRoute is a service that offers a private connection to Azure, with lower latency, increased reliability and speed and is highly secure. With the Australian Azure datacentres now available, New Zealand businesses … Continue reading Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute – User Group Talk

Office 365 Network on Yammer hits 50K members

The active and vibrant Office 365 Network on Yammer reached 50,000 knowledge sharing, opinion giving, idea generating brain-count today. Congratulations to each and every member. You are the ALL NETWORK. I've said it once and won't stop saying it, "No one here knows it all, but together we do". - Keep sharing and adding to our … Continue reading Office 365 Network on Yammer hits 50K members

#ptbmtechchat – This is how I Jam. TweetJam that is.

I had the pleasure of participating in #ptbmtechchat, hosted by Manteca Unified School District and chaired by Christina Hansen tonight. The topic of discussion this time was OneNote Classroom Notebook Creator and how OneNote is being used in Education. There was some great responses to questions and some first time people on Twitter, who were doing very … Continue reading #ptbmtechchat – This is how I Jam. TweetJam that is.