New Microsoft DevRadio Episode: World of Warcraft API Starter Kit for Windows Phone

  Via…     There was a slight delay with the DevRadio Episode I recorded back in June but it is now live!  If you been curious about how to share HTML5 code between Windows Phone and Windows Store Apps then this episode is worth checking out.  In this episode I walk through the…


World of Warcraft Realm Status available in the Windows Phone Store

  Via…     Overview In my previous posts I walked you through my free WOW API Starter Kit for Windows and Windows Phone.  To show how easy it is to submit an app with one of these kits I just published a WoW Realm Status app to the Windows Phone Store.  The only…


World of Warcraft API Starter Kit for Windows Phone

  Via…   Overview In my previous post I gave you an overview of my teams Starter Kits for Windows Store Apps.  I recently took the World of Warcraft Starter Kit I did for Windows, which was written in WinJS (Windows Library for JavaScript), and ported it to Windows Phone. Since there is currently…


May and June begins Philly Appathon Wednesdays

Via…   Updated April 29th, 2013 – Official registration links added for each week.  Registration Is not required but helps us in planning the event.   What is it? As part of the Philly Appathon contest and Keep The Cash you can get free help developing your app and time to network with your…


Announcing the Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Philly Appathon March 25th to May 7th

Via… Update April 3rd, 2013 – The contest is now for BOTH Windows Store and Windows Phone 8 Apps!   I am pleased to announce that Microsoft and Philly.NET are hosting another Windows Store App contest!  Since the launch of Windows 8 the Windows Store as given developers the opportunity to sell their apps…


Content from DC Windows Phone 8 Jumpstart available

Via… I had a ton of fun in Washington, DC last week hanging out with the local developer crowd and talking Windows Phone 8.  Can’t wait to see all the apps hit the Windows Phone Store! I’ve posted all five session’s slides here and the code we wrote here.      If you missed…


Build a Hybrid App for Windows Phone 8 using appMobi

Via…     If you’re a web developer focused on HTML5 like me then chances are you’ve looked into how to port your web apps to one of the App Marketplaces out there.  I recently sat down with appMobi’s Developer Evangelist, Andrew Smith, to chat about how Web Developers can create Hybrid Apps which…


Announcing the Windows Phone Development JumpStart

  Location Date Cambridge, MA 2/8 Tampa, FL 2/15 Ft. Lauderdale, FL 2/25 New York, NY 2/27 Chevy Chase, MD 3/7 Alpharetta, GA 3/8 FREE EVENT Seating is limited, so register today.             WHAT IS A JUMPSTART? These FREE events are targeted at jumpstarting your knowledge on a particular topic….


Microsoft DevRadio: Using AppMobi to Build Windows 8 & Windows Phone Apps

Via… DevRadio: I recently had the pleasure of interviewing appMobi Developer Evangelist Andrew Smith on DevRadio.  We chatted about how web developers can now easily build apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone.  If you’re an HTML5 or JavaScript developer looking to get your apps into multiple platforms, you don’t want to miss this…


My Slides and demos available for Designing Windows Store Apps, Windows Store for HTML Developers and Azure Mobile Services from #NewEraOfWork

Microsoft’s New Era of Work came to Philadelphia and Pittsburgh this past two weeks giving developers a chance to jump first hand into Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and all things Windows Azure.  There was a ton of content to experience including simultaneous dev tracks throughout the day, keynotes, Surface hardware, and partners showcasing some…