From XNA Game to Windows 8 App in 1 day. Join us on September 11 at Howest!

The re-imagined Windows 8 will come soon, and people will love playing games on it. Getting your game into the Windows Store prior to the launch on October 26, will bring you some key benefits: With Windows 8 in full spotlight, your app will gain maximal visibility. You as developer can make the game available,… Read more

Announcing the winners of the 8/8 app-a-thon

About 3 weeks ago we welcomed over 50 developers at our offices in Zaventem for the second Windows 8 Summer App-a-thon (the first edition was in July in Blankenberge).  A full day of Windows 8 coding, spread out over 2 sessions (Day & Night), with some fun activities in between (cocktail bar at 4PM, playing… Read more

Winners of the Windows 8 App-a-thon in Blankenberge

About 3 weeks ago we welcomed over 50 developers at the Casino in Blankenberge for the very first Windows 8 Summer App-a-thon. A full day of Windows 8 coding, spread out over 2 sessions (Day & Night), with some fun activities in between (eating ice cream on the beach, playing Kubbs, … and cocktails to… Read more

Join us for the seaside Windows 8 Summer App-a-thon on July 12

The word is out: on July 12 we’ll be organizing the first of our Summer App-a-thons.  And it’s going to be a special, seaside app-a-thon, at the Belgian coast in Blankenberge.  What could be more inspiring for building great Metro-style apps than the sound of waves crashing into the beach, ice cream and a beautiful… Read more

New Windows Azure Features and Services for spring

Yesterday, Microsoft announced previews of new Windows Azure services that help developers build applications that connect data to users across public and private clouds, take advantage of VHDs and deploy scalable websites quickly and cheaply.  Today, Scott Guthrie will host “Meet Windows Azure” to introduce these new services.  And on Monday, as part of TechEd… Read more

Web Camp Brussels Sessions Available On-Demand

On 3 May 2012, Brady Gaster and Matthew Osborn, two speakers from the Microsoft office in the US joined us for a special Belgian Web Camp in Brussels. All new content covering the Microsoft Web Stack, HTML5, ASP.NET 4.5, Web API and even some Kinecting. You can now view all recorded material and download the… Read more

Windows 8 Release Preview: download and build your apps for Windows Store

Windows 8 Release Preview has been made available last week, representing another important quality milestone in the road to Windows 8 General Availability (GA). In this post we provide you with the must-know information around what and where to download the bits, the tools and information on how you can count on our support in… Read more

Windows 8 Camp (30 May): Metro Style apps with HTML and JavaScript

2 weeks from now (on 30 May 2012) we’ll be hosting the next Windows 8 Camp at the Business Faculty in Brussels. Join us for this free, full-day event designed to share all the knowledge you need to start building Metro-style applications for Windows 8 by leveraging HTML and JavaScript. You’ll attend presentations for knowledge… Read more