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…


Weekend links 12/29

Before the year is over I have a bunch of links to share with you. So, let’s get started.  28 Top Windows Apps List for your Surface http://windowstabletreview.com/top-windows-rt-apps-for-microsoft-surface-tablets-video/4/ Apps, apps, apps everywhere. This list follows the true tradition of finding the best of the year. If you have a Surface, or any other Windows 8…


Weekend Links 12/22

Before I go to sleep I would love to share some of my links with you. We are closing this year strong and that is thanks to all of you. In case you are already enjoying a well deserved rest: Happy holidays!!   Project Siena lets you create Windows apps with ease http://www.engadget.com/2013/12/19/microsoft-project-siena/ Microsoft is…


Weekend links 12/14

And we are Back!!! After having some complicated vacations I wanted to re start with a good note and bring you some cool articles with Microsoft related news, and technology in general! Publish your apps now to take advantage of the biggest holiday season yet http://blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/b/wpdev/archive/2013/12/13/publish-your-apps-now-to-take-advantage-of-the-biggest-holiday-season-yet.aspx In case you need more reasons to consider our…


Weekend links 12/07

December is here and we are looking to close 2013 with a strong pace. I am currently in Puerto Rico, but the renewed energy of these vacations only made me think about important things in life, like family, personal goals for 2014 and how big changes are on our way. With that in mind I…


Games for your Holidays

It is great to get in touch with a team as active as GPI’s. They have been publishing a great amount of games in the last weeks and I would miss the opportunity to point you to their games in the Windows Store. I will list some of their cool games and remind you that…


Weekend links 11/30

A new week, new links and incredible news from Microsoft. I hope you had a happy Thanksgiving or Chanukah and that the rest of the coming festivities are equally happy.   Before you hit the mall, download these Windows Phone apps http://blogs.technet.com/b/firehose/archive/2013/11/27/before-you-hit-the-mall-download-these-windows-phone-apps.aspx Some of you tried to avoid the craziness involved in yesterday’s shopping but…


Weekend links 11/23

This week was particularly exciting for all gamers, and finally the wait is over: Xbox One it’s here!!!!! A new revolution in the gaming landscape has started. So let’s check what we had this in the Ms land:   Xbox One: Top 10 features of Microsoft’s next-gen console http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/technology-science/technology/xbox-one-top-10-features-2842132 More than a million Xbox One…