Three cool things we’re doing at #redgate

One of the great things about being part of Red Gate is that I’m able to support some really cool things. Here are three things we’re working on right now.

Springboard 2.0

Last year, we ran an incubator out of the Red Gate offices. We had a bunch of really cool start-ups and some amazing speakers (including Joel Spolsky, Ryan Carson and Peldi). It was a great few months for everybody involved. This year, we’ve decided that Springboard would be better run out of Red Gate. So if you’re a start-up looking for a kick start, then check out the new web site at


We’d like to find out where the dragons are lurking, waiting to bite the butts of Windows Phone 7 developers. So we’re running a competition. We’re handing out three $10,000 prizes for WP7 apps that developers love. In return, we ask, erm, nothing really. Just create something cool and let us know about it. Take a look at if you’re interested.

mobile foo

A couple of folk here have been playing around with iPads for a few weeks. If you want find out more about what they’re up to, and be notified when we release our first iPad app, then take a look at