Windows 8 Release Preview, Visual Studio 2012 RC, and More!

It’s a big day for releases as a number of new Release Previews and Release Candidates have just been made available: [Last updated – 7/13/2012] Windows 8 Release Preview Windows 8 Release Preview Home Windows 8 Release Preview ISO images Windows 8 Release Preview FAQ “Delivering the Windows 8 Release Preview” – Building Windows 8…

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Additional Windows 8 Developer Camps!

I previously mentioned the series of Windows Developer Camps – free, full-day events to help you learn about building Metro-style apps for Windows 8. They feature a mix of developer sessions plus a series of hands-on labs to help reinforce what you’ve learned. Well, it turns out they’re popular.  So popular, in fact, that all…

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Windows 8 MSDN Webcast Series – Building Metro Style Apps

Some colleagues and I have just started a new series of one-hour MSDN webcasts focused on many aspects of developing Metro style apps for Windows 8. The series launched yesterday, but all sessions will be made available as on-demand recordings.  (I’ll update this post as they are.)  Thanks to Jaime Rodriguez for the original post….

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Metro Accelerator Labs – Speeding Your App Development

Do you have a Windows 8 or Windows Phone app idea?  Maybe you’re already working on an app and would like some guidance for getting it across the finish line?  Then come to one of the upcoming Metro Accelerator Labs!  These are three-day opportunities to develop your app with experts on hand to help you…

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Tech & Developer Events in the Northeast – May 2012 Edition

Here’s the latest roundup of tech- and developer-focused events here in the northeast. Most are free, but the exceptions are noted with [$]. As always, if you know of other free or nearly free developer-focused events, please let me know. -Chris [Last updated 5/4/2012] Connecticut May 1 Agile Connecticut – Farmington, CT May 3 Fairfield/Westchester…

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