Speaker: Jonathan Rozenblit

MCEC Tour and Keynotes

MCEC Tour and Keynotes

On June 17, 2016, Microsoft announced the grand opening of the Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre (MCEC) – a new, first-rate facility in the heart of downtown Vancouver that will house up to 750 developers and significantly expand Microsoft’s development presence in Vancouver and Canada. Vancouver is a vibrant innovation hub with an established tech ecosystem and strong […]

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Step-By-Step: Enabling browser extensions in Edge

Step-By-Step: Enabling browser extensions in Edge

Personalize and add new features to Microsoft Edge with extensions. Starting with build 14291 for the Windows 10 Insider Preview (insider.windows.com), a selection of extensions is now available for Microsoft Edge. When fully released to mainstream builds of Windows 10, extensions will be available via the Windows Store. Until that time, you can help us […]

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Microsoft Edge Experiment: Battery Life

Microsoft Edge Experiment: Battery Life

What happens when three identical devices run on different browsers? The Microsoft Edge team wanted to find out. This experiment showed that battery life on a PC running Microsoft Edge lasts 70% longer than Chrome, 43% longer than Firefox Firefox, and 17% longer than Opera (with Battery Saver enabled).

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Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre Grand Opening

Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre Grand Opening

Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre (MCEC) opened earlier this year, but the official grand opening took place on June 17, 2016. With over 200+ attendees, the event was a success. The launch focused on showing off the latest and greatest inventions brought to life by MCEC’s talented Garage Interns. The tour showcased VanGo, the Seeing AI, and […]

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Learning Tools for OneNote​​

Learning Tools for OneNote​​

Learning Tools is a free add-in for OneNote that can help students improve their reading and writing skills. Doug show you why you might want this add-in even if you’re not a teacher in this quick tour. See more at onenote.com/learningtools.

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How does Microsoft address threats to your users and data in Office 365 at scale

How does Microsoft address threats to your users and data in Office 365 at scale

Microsoft is focused on helping you secure your data by not only preventing attacks, but also mitigating known and unknown threats as they occur – without effecting your productivity. As part of Microsoft’s commitment to help you evolve and improve your security posture, Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection is a capability to ensure security through […]

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Windows 10 Free Upgrade Offer to End Soon

Windows 10 Free Upgrade Offer to End Soon

Windows 10 is the best version of Windows yet, and is now running on 300 million active devices. Watch Bryan Roper from the Windows team run through the 10 top reasons to upgrade to Windows 10 – before the free upgrade offer ends on July 29th.

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Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre Grand Opening Keynote

Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre Grand Opening Keynote

Keynotes that kicked off the grand opening of the Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre in Vancouver on June 17, 2016. Keynote speakers included: Janet Kennedy – President, Microsoft Canada First Nation Leaders Brad Smith – Corporate President & Chief Legal Officer, Microsoft Corp  Justin Trudeau – Prime Minister of Canada Christie Clark – Premier of British Columbia Gregor Robertson – Mayor, […]

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Interview with Neil from Microsoft Store regarding the Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre Grand Opening

Interview with Neil from Microsoft Store regarding the Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre Grand Opening

Neil from Microsoft Store discusses products at the grand opening of the Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre (MCEC) in Vancouver on June 17, 2016.

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Interview with Microsoft Corporate Vice President T.K. Rengarajan

Interview with Microsoft Corporate Vice President T.K. Rengarajan

T.K. Rengarajan, Corporate Vice President of Microsoft, talks grand opening of the Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre in Vancouver on June 17, 2016.

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Canadian Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services of BC Interview

Canadian Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services of BC Interview

T.k. Rengarajan, Corporate Vice President of Microsoft, and Hon. Amrik Virk, Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services of BC discuss the grand opening of the Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre in Vancouver on June 17, 2016.

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Interview with MCEC Director Edoardo De Martin

Interview with MCEC Director Edoardo De Martin

Live on June 17, 2016: Interview with Edoardo De Martin & a live tech tour of the Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre‘s innovative projects.

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