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
A hallmark of a job in technology, the freedom to work from home can be a dream come true. But in the comfort of your own home, it can get too comfortable, and productivity can start to slip away. During the last three … Continue reading Trendy Techie’s Guide to Working Remotely: Staying Motivated When Your Home is Your Workplace
Last year, I said that 2015 was a year of healing, and 2014 was the hardest year of my life. Looking back on 2016, I’m going to label it the year of change. Change is constant, and the only thing … Continue reading 2016 in Review: the Year Everything Changed
‘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!
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
I am thrilled to be giving away two tickets to the inaugural International UAV show to two of my Toronto-based readers! Continue reading GIVEAWAY: Two Tickets for the International UAV Show December 6-7!