Getting started with Docker & Kubernetes

This past week I had to work on a project with a customer around Docker and AKS (Azure Container Service).As part of the project, I needed to use the Docker-in-Docker image, but also needed to install the Azure CLI, so I created an image for it here: davevoyles/dind-azurecli Recommended Reading I’d highly recommend Nigel Poulton’s books,…

Indie Dev Podcast, Episode 39 – Amanda Lange, Microsoft

Amanda Lange and were peers at Microsoft before we took different roles last year. She now works as Technical Evangelist on the academic team, where she partners with the premier institutions across the United States and Canada to host hackathons, design curriculum, and enable students to enter the workforce and immediately make an impact. Before…

Facebook and Microsoft introduce new open ecosystem for interchangeable AI frameworks

Facebook and Microsoft are today introducing Open Neural Network Exchange (ONNX) format, a standard for representing deep learning models that enables models to be transferred between frameworks. ONNX is the first step toward an open ecosystem where AI developers can easily move between state-of-the-art tools and choose the combination that is best for them. ———————–…

Announcing Philly Azure Meetup Group

Microsoft MVPs and community leaders in the Philadelphia region have recently started an Azure user group in the region. Thanks @timferro for looping me in! “This is a group for anyone who works with, uses, or wants to learn more about Microsoft Azure. From Architects to developers to IT Pros to users and consumers, we will support…

Indie Dev Podcast – Ep 38, Sarah Sexton, Voxelles

Sarah is a co-founder of Voxells, a new group fostering gender diversity in the video games industry. They’re creating positive change through a variety of events, workshops, and advocacy programs. Sarah is also the face behind the blog, She Builds Games. The purpose of She Builds Games is to showcase real female game developers, pass…

Videos from the Portland Retro Gaming Expo 2017

My colleague at Microsoft, Hans Reutter, recently posted many videos from the 2018 Portland Retro Gaming Expo, and knowing how much I love older games, I thought I’d share this gem. You can find all of his videos below: Atari Anniversary Series: David Crane and Garry Kitchen Atari Anniversary Series: The History of Imagic with…