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Mimetic’s Jade Robot Class – 5 weeks of robot goodness

MakeWorks & Mimetics have joined forces to put together a programming workshop to play and develop for the Jade Robot, and they’re making it available to you as low as $200.

The workshops begin on November 13, and are going down at MakeWorks’ Co-Working studio at 1139 College Street until Decemeber 11th.

You can make a Robot Hum-V too by signing up for Mimetic’s Jade Robot class

Check out more about the Jade Robot here, and register for your workshop by clicking here!

Also, don’t forget to share the workshop to take advantage of a 5% discount, and share with @DevTO and @MimeticsCanada whatever cool robots you program!

FREE Windows Azure Workshop!

Extra! Extra! We have a great event for you! Microsoft Canada is hosting a special event specifically geared towards Startups to learn more about Windows Azure. The event is being held at MaRS on April 29, 2013 from 9:00 A.M to 4:00 P.M.

The Windows AzureConf 2013 is happening on April 23rd, so in conjunction with this big event, Microsoft is hosting a free workshop offering information on how to accomplish things using “Windows Azure offerings like Mobile Services, Web Sites, Service Bus, Virtual Machines, and more!”

Bring your laptop; this is a free event and breakfast will be served.

Here is some more information on the event:

Windows AzureConf – A Workshop for Start-ups in Toronto


When: Monday April 29, 2013 from 9:00am to 12:00pm
Where: MaRS Centre – Room CR3 (101 College Street, Toronto)

How to Register: Register Here (It’s a free event and breakfast will be provided between 8:00am-9:00am)

Learn More: Get Your Cloud On With Windows Azure

Hope to see you there!

The DevTO Team 

Windows 8 Workshop #1: So you want to learn how to how to build apps for Windows 8?

We’ve teamed up with HTML5 Toronto + Javascript Toronto to bring the Toronto developer community this great workshop on Windows 8 App Development. Tickets are only $5.00 (what a steal!).

The event is taking place on this March 10, 2013, from 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M., at the Burroughs Building. This is the first of 3 events planned to get you all acquainted with Windows 8 Development, and will feature the following:

Workshop #1 includes:

•    Intro to Windows 8 Keynote
•    Install-fest to get your development environments up and running – so bring your own laptop
•    Windows 8 design overview and paradigms to keep in mind when building your apps!
•    A great networking session with people in your industry!

The next two workshops will be planned for March and April; all culminating in a neat little surprise at the end! For further event information and to purchase a ticket, check out the event page here.

Good news! Now, for a limited time, we are giving away 5 free tickets to this event. To win, tweet out:

“Start learning how to build apps for Win8 March 10 https://www.atendy.com/event/microsoft-windows-8-workshop-1-8559?

Winners will be randomly selected this Wednesday, March 6th.

Good luck,

The DevTO team