Windows Azure Notification Hubs: Tags and creating a breaking news app

This is part 2 of a 3 part series where we will get to know how Notification Hubs work and why they are a cool feature of Windows Azure. You can get the source code of the projects in this blog post here: http://github.com/sabbour/breakingnews Recap In the first part of this blog series, we created…

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Rencontrez Chervine Bhiwoo

  On a fait la connaissance de Chervine lors d’un atelier, quand il s’est mis en avant comme chef d’équipe de 3 développeurs. Il les a soutenu et coacher afin qu’ils puissent acquérir les connaissances et les techniques nécessaires les permettant de développer des applications Windows Phone – Pendant qu’on demandait au minimum 4 applications de…

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Dinosaurs and Spaceships: Using self hosted WebAPI 2 with legacy applications

Introduction My pal has been working on a WinForms application for a couple of years, making continuous improvements and adding modules and features into it. He recently approached me with a problem. He wanted to introduce some middleware into his application and make it scale, but still perform very well. He was interested in WebApi…

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Pitching ALM in the Cloud at Microsoft App Star Launch

4Afrika App Stars is a Microsoft reward program for developers. We are looking to equip a special group of developers with the world-class technical skills needed to build highly relevant, immersive applications and cloud-based solutions. We had our first training in Nairobi last week where I got the chance to introduce Microsoft Team Foundation Service…