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#CognitiveServices – How to start with some basic #Azure configuration (yes, cool and updated #ProjectOxford)

#CognitiveServices – How to start with some basic #Azure configuration (yes, cool and updated #ProjectOxford)

Hi ! Last week during Build 2016, Microsoft present a set of Artificial Intelligence APIs named Cognitive Services. These are the natural evolution of what we know as Project Oxford, and they include some interesting new features. Even if some of the features are very similar, I think is good (for me) to write a […]

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#Podcast – ALM with Visual Studio, Cloud development and some news before #Build2016

#Podcast – ALM with Visual Studio, Cloud development and some news before #Build2016

Hi ! Today is day for a new podcast for the NTN series. In today’s episode I’ll talk with Luis Fraile (@lfraile) (ALM MVP since I remember) about the history of some Microsoft Dev Tools until today. We will also talk a little about some capabilities that we have today if we want to creates […]

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#News – #Xamarin for free, #VisualStudio for free and now #Windows is free !!!

#News – #Xamarin for free, #VisualStudio for free and now #Windows is free !!!

Hi ! Long story short: So, last year Microsoft made a big bet when they announced that the “Professional” version of Visual Studio will be called “Community” and it will be available for free to use it. Yesterday, they shocked us again when they announced Visual Studio will include Xamarin, and you know: Visual Studio […]

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#AZURE – Post data into an #AzureIoTHub using plain text and HttpClient

#AZURE – Post data into an #AzureIoTHub using plain text and HttpClient

Hi! Quick one for today. The Azure IoT Hub team has just released a NuGet package with a PCL implementation which supports Android and iOS (Xamarin), Windows 10 (UWP) and Windows Phone (WinRT) for the Azure IoT Hub Client. So, now is even more easy to add some IoT features into our apps. Greetings @ […]

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#AI – #CNTK the #opensource computational network toolkit from #MSResearch #Microsoft

#AI – #CNTK the #opensource computational network toolkit from #MSResearch #Microsoft

Hi ! CNTK stands for “Computational Network Toolkit”. This toolkit is a creation from the Microsoft Research team, which main focus is to describe neural networks as a series of computational steps via a directed graph (short resume I know) So, during the past days I spend some hours playing around with the toolkit. First […]

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#Channel9 – #Coding4fun, #USB Hacking time !!!

#Channel9 – #Coding4fun, #USB Hacking time !!!

Hi ! Today is time to publish my 2nd video on Channel 9: USB Hacking! The format is the same, quick and short videos with an end-to-end topic and demo for a cool topic. Today’s video is 12 min, so this is an easy way to start with this subject. After my BLE and Windows […]

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#HoloLens – More #training materials: #Tutorials, #GitHub and Videos

#HoloLens – More #training materials: #Tutorials, #GitHub and Videos

Hi ! So, Microsoft is creating and sharing tons of materials to develop HoloLens Apps. So let’s share a recap Tutorials One nice sample is an 1 hour tutorial to create from scratch a HoloLens app which includes features for gaze gestures, voice input, spatial sound and spatial mapping. This one is part of the series […]

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#Hololens – Tambien es posible crear #2D apps !!! (las que ya estabas haciendo!)

#Hololens – Tambien es posible crear #2D apps !!! (las que ya estabas haciendo!)

Hola ! Después de mi post de ayer sobre HoloLens Dev Center, he seguido leyendo un poco al respecto y he encontrado información interesante sobre HoloLens para Windows Apps Developers. La mejor forma de explicarlo es empezar por lo básico. Existen 2 tipos principales de aplicaciones que podemos crear para Hololens: Las super cool 3D apps Este tipo […]

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#Hololens – You can also create #2D apps !!!

#Hololens – You can also create #2D apps !!!

Hi ! After my yesterday’s post about HoloLens Dev Center, I start to read other sources and I found some interesting information for Windows Apps Developers. So, there are 2 main types of apps to be developed / used with the HoloLens: The ultra cool 3D apps This apps basically relies on Holograms. These are […]

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#Hololens – #Developers materials available now !

#Hololens – #Developers materials available now !

Hi ! Today is a great day for some developers. I was expecting some more advanced materials regarding Hololens and, lucky for us the Hololens Dev Center has updated and added tons of information. The main topics are nice reading materials for next weeks: Understanding HoloLens Hologram Hardware details HoloLens shell overview App views on […]

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