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Ste Griffiths 08/11/2017

How to contribute to Open Source documentation

Microsoft's contributions to the Open Source Software world have ballooned over the past few years, to the point where they now have the most GitHub contributors of any o…

Graham James 02/11/2017

Microsoft - The Future De-coded

Great to attend the Microsoft “The Future De-coded” event at the ExCel in London over the last two days. The event was very well attended by Partners and customers alike …

Aynes Bekir 02/11/2017

What I learned at Microsoft Azure Training Course

I have been given the idea to share with you some impressions from the Azure course I took last week in Birmingham. So, here are the top 3 features/services that I found …

Sue Roberts 17/10/2017

Merseyside Innovation Awards 2018 - Another year!

We're so pleased to be sponsoring the Merseyside Innovation Awards again this year ... can't believe we are already getting ready for 2018 applicants! Over the years we s…

Anni Veijalainen 21/08/2017

Catalyst: Connect, Collaborate, Create

My colleague Kaja and I had the privilege to be a part of the first ever Catalyst, a 10-week programme by Innovators Hub in Liverpool. Catalyst is a free, voluntarily run…

Sue Roberts 20/08/2016

An Excellent Final!

Reach and Rescue were the proud winners of the 2016 Merseyside Innovation Awards but what an exciting final it was with Immersive Interactive and Extreme Low Energy as cl…

Dominic Bisset 26/05/2016

Advanced Data Capture and Reporting in Excel with VBA

At Village we push Excel Macros to their limit. Excel’s accessibility and omnipresence are its greatest strengths. It’s a pretty safe bet that you’ll have opened it up at…

08/10/2015

PECTAB for Rail Tickets

Whether you buy your rail tickets online, from the ticket office, or at a self-service kiosk, they always look the same. And in all likelihood, they come out of the same …

Ste Griffiths 04/09/2015

Contactless payments in the UK; a history

Contactless payment saves you time when you check out that coffee/bag of shopping/train ticket. But you knew that already, because you've either experienced it, or enviou…