Bots are the new apps! Here are the tools I use to build my bots, teach them, and deploy them to the public. Continue reading Everything You Need to Build A Chatbot
By launching Code Heroes, Kelly Bergeron has made it her mission to ensure her town is keeping pace with the ever-moving tech world. Code Heroes teaches digital literacy to residents of Cornwall, a small town with a big-picture mindset and an appetite to change the world. Continue reading Code Heroes: How One Small Town is Embracing Digital Literacy
In the life of a Technical Evangelist, there is no such thing as a typical day. Every single day is different. Sometimes I meet with colleagues at the Microsoft Canada HQ, sometimes I code in coffee shops, and sometimes I speak … Continue reading This Week in Toronto Tech – Data Science, Women in Tech, Bots, and HoloLens
Let me start by saying I do not support Breitbart, I do not support the Trump presidency, and I do not support Shopify maintaining its relationship with Breitbart, nor do I endorse the unfortunate and amoral comments about free speech … Continue reading Why I Will Not Withdraw from the Women in Tech Panel at Shopify
‘Tis the season! I’m officially on vacation for the rest of the year (okay it’s only two weeks but I love saying that) and feeling grateful that I get to have my favourite device, the HoloLens, at home with me … Continue reading Happy Holodays from Trendy Techie!
After a controversial article on the New York Times claimed that gadgets are dead, I joined Ben Mulroney on CTV Your Morning to discuss whether or not we are in a so-called “winter of gadgets.” Are gadgets on their way … Continue reading Are Gadgets Dead? Trendy Techie Discusses “the Winter of Gadgets” on CTV Your Morning
Merry merry everyone! The holidays are upon us like a pack of robot reindeer, racing down the highways, charging up your driveway, and knocking down your door with all the force of Santa Claus after he’s eaten all your cookies. Whether you’ve got your shopping done … Continue reading Trendy Techie’s Guide to the 10 BEST Geeky Gifts of 2016