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…


AppStars Event Kenya

This was the Kick start of the Appstars Initiative where we met the MSPs, Champs and Community influencers. It was really a great experience with a lot of passion in the air. The main objectives of that event was to enable the community and get them on the latest Microsoft technology. While introducing them to…


Windows 8.1 online sessions

Starting from the 25th of September İbrahim KIVANÇ will be delivering a series of 10 online sessions covering Windows 8.1, what’s new in it and how to add some of the new features in your existing app. below your find the sessions dates titles and outlook appointments. Add your Outlook/iCal calendar as item Title: Windows…


October Event: Uganda .NET Usergroup – Windows 8 development

The Uganda .NET usergroup meetings are progressing naturally from ALM to specialised skills in Windows 8 development in October. You may have been wondering what features you can take advantage of as a developer. This is an opportunity for you to learn and apply the skills on your innovative ideas and develop Windows 8 applications….


Callisto toolkit a rich controls and helpers toolkit

So when I was developing my first app I needed to achieve a certain functionality that wasn’t available in the regular windows 8 controls so when I searched online I came across a very helpful toolkit called Callisto, it was developed by Tim Heuer and Morten Nielson this toolkit controls a lot of helpful controls,…


Interview with Sasha Winston the TwinkleMap Developer

1. Could you please tell us a bit about yourself and your background? My name is Sasha Winston-Onyiah. I have a degree in Electrical Engineering. I love watching movies. When I’m not writing code, that’s the next best thing I like to do. I blog too occasionally   2. How the idea of the TwinkleMap…


The new Windows Dev Center

If you haven’t visited the Windows Dev Center before, I advice you to do it now as it’s like a one stop shop containing information and best practices about how to design your app, how to build windows 8 applications with different coding languages, how to monetize your app and some success stories. On the…


Interview with The Developer Akinwale Ariwodola (Windows 8 Apps)

Interview Questions   Could you please tell us a bit about yourself and your background? I’m a 26 year old from the southwest of Nigeria who’s had a passion for computers since the age of 4.I’ve always enjoyed programming and video games, as well as good books and movies.    How the idea of the…


Windows 8 free Design assets Part 2

So after my last post about windows 8 free design assets, I discovered some more resources that I wanted to share with you. So the first thing that I should have started with is the Modern UI icons that Microsoft has provided you with. So there are two main places to find these icons and…


Windows 8 free design assets

Welcome to my second post, if you missed the first one you can find it here. I am writing this post from the windows surface RT, an amazing piece of hardware. Regarding the windows 8 designing, Microsoft is providing a portal with a lot of amazing resources around the windows 8 modern UI guidelines and…