Hosting ASP.NET Core RC2 in an Azure Web App

  This is how we publish our ASP.NET Core RC2 application from GitHub to an Azure Web App. It’s an algae monitoring API, which we were running with the pre-release of RC2 in an virtual machine on Azure. There were only a few changes to make in order to move to an Azure Web App … Continued

Make Web Not War | Live From Montreal | Feb 5, 2016 | 9AM EST

Join us for a full day conference about web standards, open source and open data presented by Microsoft and LightHouse Labs. World-class speakers from Montreal’s premiere Open Source Community will speak about all aspects of web standards, open source, open data and open government and so much more. You’ll learn about the latest IETF & ECMA … Continued

MODDH – Bringing Public Data into the Open

  It hadn’t been done before. Generally, when you walk into a store, you can expect to get a hello and mention of the latest special from one of the staff.  You might even get a special notice from a friendly marketer from the store’s corporate team.  It’s somewhat unusual to have public servants from … Continued

Crowdsourcing Errors in Government Open Data Sets

One of the many things I enjoy is digging around with data…you know, finding trends and stats that either surprise or confirm your suspicions….however, this time around, I decided to do it just for fun.  To poke around in data that I have no vested interest in, and on the surface has no real value … Continued

We’re 3D Scanning (and maybe Printing) You at Confoo!

The world of 3D Printing is truly an amazing one.  With the rising accessibility of 3D printers and all the open source software out there, paired with the right technology, the possibilities are endless! To support Microsoft and MWNW, as well as take advantage of this awesome opportunity to showcase our latest development, the team … Continued