Tag: Microsoft

What is DevOps, what will you learn?

What is DevOps, what will you learn?

“DevOps is the union of people, process, and products to enable continuous delivery of value to our end users.” -Donovan Brown. Please join us for a demo rich session with Donovan Brown, a Principal DevOps Manager on the US Developer Division team and learn 1st hand the value proposition of DevOps and Agile, and how…

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Microsoft DevCamp Gauteng!

Microsoft DevCamp Gauteng!

A deep dive into Windows App Development. Microsoft Dev Camps are expert led, low-cost, hands-on training events for developers, centered on developing App-building capabilities for the Windows platform.At this event, get first-hand technical, hands-on experience with building and publishing Apps for the Windows ecosystem, from phone to tablet as well as leveraging cloud services. Explore…

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RHoK Pretoria 2014 – Hacking for humanity

RHoK Pretoria 2014 – Hacking for humanity

By Keitumetsi Tsotetsi Upon arrival the atmosphere was amazing, a sea of IT enthusiasts in their blue RHoK t-shirts ready to hack for humanity. Eager to start, the devs quickly had some tea and breakfast and the event had officially begun. Prof Ernest Mnkandla gave us a warm welcome and had us eager to start…

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Microsoft Dev Camp – KwaZulu-Natal

Microsoft Dev Camp – KwaZulu-Natal

  A deep dive into Windows App Development. Microsoft Dev Camps are expert led, low-cost, hands-on training events for developers, centered on developing App-building capabilities for the Windows platform.At this event, get first-hand technical, hands-on experience with building and publishing Apps for the Windows ecosystem, from phone to tablet as well as leveraging cloud services….

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Microsoft Dev Camp – Western Cape

Microsoft Dev Camp – Western Cape

  A deep dive into Windows App Development. Microsoft Dev Camps are expert led, low-cost, hands-on training events for developers, centered on developing App-building capabilities for the Windows platform.At this event, get first-hand technical, hands-on experience with building and publishing Apps for the Windows ecosystem, from phone to tablet as well as leveraging cloud services….

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THANK YOU for an awesome 2013

THANK YOU for an awesome 2013

Around the same time last year, not long after being given the tremendous privilege of running mLab Southern Africa, I wrote Steve Job’s famous quote “Here’s to the crazy ones” on the wall as you enter the mLab at The Innovation Hub. I did this in the hope that it would inspire those who enter…

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Nokia Lumia Windows Phone Challenge

Nokia Lumia Windows Phone Challenge

Nokia’s Lumia range is know for innovation, beautiful design and vibrant colour, all things that spark excitement. Nokia South Africa, Microsoft South Africa and mLab are challenging YOU to bring your creativity to the game and show us what South African Developers can do. We are looking for innovative and good looking apps. The most…

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Windows Phone 8 events – Qualcomm & Microsoft

Windows Phone 8 events – Qualcomm & Microsoft

Come join us to explore how Windows Phone can enhance your business productivity and efficiency, securely – anywhere, anytime. Windows Phone 8 provides everything that employees need to communicate and collaborate right out of the box, easily deployed and managed in a Windows infrastructure with Exchange Server, SharePoint, or Office 365. Employees will quickly be…

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the Urban App Challenge: grants from R230,000 to R810,000 up for grabs

the Urban App Challenge: grants from R230,000 to R810,000 up for grabs

In 2014 Cape Town will become the World Design Capital, taking over the reins from Helsinki. “With more than half the world’s population now living in urban areas, design has become an increasingly fundamental tool to make cities more competitive, attractive, liveable and efficient. The World Design Capital designation is a city promotion project that…

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Startup Knight Competition

Startup Knight Competition

Startup Knight is a competition for software based tech startups that are getting ready to start a viable business. Byte Orbit, the company behind Startup Knight, will be hosting this exciting event. A series of established organisations such as Microsoft, Nokia, Bandwidth Barn and 8ta have come on board with significant sponsorship for the winning…

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m2work South African Hackathon

m2work South African Hackathon

This past weekend we played host to the South African leg of infoDev’s global m2work Hackathon. We kicked off the event on Saturday morning and spent the rest of the weekend creating concepts and apps to solve unemployment through creating mobile micro work opportunities. Teams pushed straight through the night to get their presentations and…

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m2work Hackathon – South Africa

m2work Hackathon – South Africa

We have been hard at work planning our local #m2work hackathon, 15 – 16 September, and we are happy to share some more info on the South African leg of this awesome 5 country challenge. Partners: We are proud to announce the following partners who will be working with mLabsa to turn these 2 days of…

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