Weekend Links 07/26

Here we are again, the summer moves along and the news and articles keep coming. So, let’s get to it.   Windows Store App – Using Facebook to authenticate the user http://blogs.msdn.com/b/mspfe/archive/2014/07/25/windows-store-app-using-facebook-to-authenticate-the-user.aspx If you want to integrate Facebook Into your Windows Application, this is the link for you. In a 20 minutes video, Gianluca Bertelli gives…


Weekend Links 07/20

I have been away for a few days of summer vacation, but do not despair, the news links will keep coming.   Windows Developer Program for IoT now rolling out https://channel9.msdn.com/coding4fun/blog/Windows-Developer-Program-for-IoT-now-rolling-out In my latest presentation in a local meetup 2 things caught the attention of all assistants: Voice recognition with Cortana and Internet of Things….


Local Games: Matchingo

A couple of days ago I had the distinctive pleasure to talk with Roger Peters, a local developer that was excited to show us his latest invention: Matchingo – A Memory Matching Game    You can Download it for FREE here!!   I had a great time with the game and I think it is…


App Builder gets you started

Microsoft has created many ingenious ways to give support to all the dedicated app creators around the world. One of the best ways to get started is to sign up for App Builder. Do you want to create an app for Windows 8 or Windows Phone? We got you covered! Do you want to port…


Unity3D Contest!!

  GameDevs of the world Unite! Following the announcement of the close partnership between Microsoft and Unity, they have started the Unity contest for Windows and Windows Phone. You can check all the details here.   Just don’t forget:  Projects can be submitted for judging up to 11:59 p.m. Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), on September 30, 2013….


Windows Phone Summer Break

If you needed more reasons to get interested in Windows Phone development, let me throw this your way: Until 08/27 you only have to pay $19 (normally $99 for individuals and companies) to start publishing your app in the Windows Phone store. If you want more information just follow this link or go directly and register here.   If you already…