Profile

Cover photo
Marcus Lewis
Worked at Microsoft
Attended University of Michigan
Lives in Seattle
178 followers|22,231 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

Marcus Lewis

Shared publicly  - 
 
+Kevin Matzen sorry about that nonsense on fb. I just assumed after looking the screenshots that Windows Phone gave apps the ability to overlay text on the lock screen (sort of like what the calendar does).

Also, it's interesting that I feel more willing to post this message on Google+ than on Facebook. Facebook has turned the profile into a beautiful scrapbook that I don't want to make dirty with inconsequential posts like this one. Google+ is better than Facebook (in my eyes) for chatter.
1
Marcus Lewis's profile photo
 
+Greg Marra what do you think about this assessment?
Add a comment...

Marcus Lewis

Shared publicly  - 
 
+Greg Marra look at this!
1
Greg Marra's profile photoKevin Matzen's profile photo
2 comments
 
I'm guessing Amazon. Seems like a frequent trend on Facebook.
Add a comment...

Marcus Lewis

Shared publicly  - 
 
Google+ makes a beautiful icon when you pin it to your taskbar in IE9.
1
Add a comment...

Marcus Lewis

Shared publicly  - 
 
It's fun looking on Twitter where "Windows 8" is and isn't trending. Seattle, yes. San Francisco, no. Denver, yes. New York, no. Also, on Tuesday while "Windows 8" was trending everywhere else, "Win8" was trending in Seattle because so many of us are used to abbreviating it.
1
Spenser Paul's profile photo
 
you are a gigantic dork. (but that post was actually interesting)
Add a comment...

Marcus Lewis

Shared publicly  - 
 
There are too many tooltips in this world.
1
Add a comment...
In his circles
110 people
Have him in circles
178 people
udapp kuma's profile photo
adam collins's profile photo
Dylan Harris's profile photo
nga ha van's profile photo
ngoc cao Bích's profile photo
Kiên Nguyễn Ngọc's profile photo
pham kien's profile photo
Vua Tủ bếp's profile photo
Mahesh Barot's profile photo

Marcus Lewis

Shared publicly  - 
 
Friday was my 2-year anniversary at Microsoft
1
Greg Marra's profile photoMarcus Lewis's profile photo
2 comments
 
Give me a good punchline and I might try to fit it in next year!  I'll even let you eat them if you come work here :)
Add a comment...

Marcus Lewis

Shared publicly  - 
 
Weird how Google Search has a share box at the top right corner that doesn't let you share the current search results.
1
Marcus Lewis's profile photo
3 comments
 
For anyone wondering, this is what I was looking for: (I was mid-search) http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa384129(v=vs.85).aspx
Add a comment...

Marcus Lewis

Shared publicly  - 
 
Recommend
1
1
Add a comment...

Marcus Lewis

Shared publicly  - 
 
"The store was removed because Apple rejected any updates which included it, period. They also rejected any updates which stated that Apple required its removal, or indeed any mention of ‘compliance with App Store guidelines’. It was further rejected for the cardinal sin of allowing users to create a Kobo account within the app. Then it was rejected for providing a link to let users create an account outside the app. Then it was rejected for simply mentioning that it was possible to sign up, with no direction on where or how one could do that. Then it was rejected for making any mention of the Kobo website. Then for any mention of ‘our website’ at all, in any language. We additionally cannot make any assertions that Kobo provides content for sale, however obliquely."
http://quatermain.tumblr.com/post/8045895465/my-review-of-the-kobo-app

Wow.
1
Marcus Lewis's profile photoKevin Matzen's profile photo
2 comments
 
Yeah, the Apple App Store went from something that could filter out the crap to being something that filtered out good stuff too. I've heard the Android market has been getting better with how it displays rankings and how it tries to hide the crap though. The dev tools are just awful compared to iOS though.
Add a comment...

Marcus Lewis

Shared publicly  - 
 
I'm digging the http://www.thegatesnotes.com/ search implementation. Example search query: http://www.thegatesnotes.com/All?search=economy
1
Dan Hammaker's profile photo
 
stop avoiding our conversations lol
Add a comment...
People
In his circles
110 people
Have him in circles
178 people
udapp kuma's profile photo
adam collins's profile photo
Dylan Harris's profile photo
nga ha van's profile photo
ngoc cao Bích's profile photo
Kiên Nguyễn Ngọc's profile photo
pham kien's profile photo
Vua Tủ bếp's profile photo
Mahesh Barot's profile photo
Education
  • University of Michigan
    Computer Science, 2006 - 2010
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Work
Occupation
On a self-funded sabbatical
Employment
  • Microsoft
    SDET II on Internet Explorer, 2010 - 2014
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Seattle
Links
Other profiles