Yesterday, we had a hackathon at Microsoft Japan using the Kinect For Windows sensor and SDK. It was fun to take the samples and try to create some fun and some serious applications using the…

I am working on an incredible team in Japan. They have been gracious in welcoming me to the team and patient during the time we learn to communicate better with each other through language and…

I just passed my first two months in Japan. I'm now on a business trip back to the US and reconnecting with a lot of people who are, of course, asking me "How is it…

Today I had the opportunity to speak at the Open Source Conference in Hokkaido. It was a great conference with a lot of developers and IT Pros who are passionate about using and contributing to…

Day 2 of de:code brought another set of great sessions. I am truely impressed with the evangelists in Microsoft Japan. The quality of their presentations was very high. I've met many evangelists around the…

Energy. Emotion. Expertise. Those are three words that come to mind as I think about day one of the de:code developer event in Japan. What an AMAZING day it was to enjoy the keynotes…