The Windows Insiders Program – A Perspective

“Shhhh, let’s not leak our hard work” – a maxim that was shared by Microsoft not very long ago during the Windows 8 era. This maxim is now resigned to the history books – as Microsoft has become more open in every possible way – open sourcing many of their development technologies but also more significantly with the creation of the Windows Insiders Program. Step forward until 2014, and enter…

Looking ahead to 2017

I’m Raymond Dillon, a software developer from Ireland and a #WindowsInsider from the very start. I’ve recently set up Proto Software (www.protosoftware.co.uk) along with my brother Darren. Below, I share some of my goals for 2017 Looking back a little on 2016 – a lot has happened. I was working in my first software job after graduation at a local startup developing solutions around BLE advertising and indoor location awareness.…