AboutYOU Windows Phone App Released

There is an old joke: "But enough about me, let’s talk about you. What do you think about me?" A more serious description would be “Find out what people are saying about you on the web”. IMHO this is the ultimate vanity app that a lot of people would want to use. It is not…

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Webcast: Building Phone Applications with Windows Azure

So, you’re building phone apps for Windows Phone 7 –maybe even iPhone/iPad – and you’re curious about what the cloud can offer.  Is it possible to deploy scalable, mobile Web applications on Windows Azure? How about storing data in the cloud?  Is it possible to use the cloud for push notifications to the device?   …

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Follow Ignition Showcase on your Windows Phone

Ignition Showcase is a site focused on building and enhancing the vibrant ecosystem of Independent Software Vendors and start-ups on the Microsoft platform. The goal of Ignition Showcase is to bring together the right people and experiences from across Microsoft to provide ISVs with the resources they need to create new opportunities on our emerging…

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BizSpark News App

One of the things I hear from startups occasionally is, how come I never hear what’s going on with BizSpark? Well, I have a couple of answers that I usually give. First, you can visit BizSpark.com and you’ll see a list of our latest BizSpark Blog and news posts. Members of the Microsoft Emerging Business…


Windows Azure SDK for Windows Phone 7–Version 1.2 New Features Released

In May we told you about the new Windows Azure SDK for Windows Phone 7. We have just released some really important and valuable additions to the toolkit such as: Support and tooling for the Access Control Service 2.0 Support for Windows Azure Storage Queues Updated UI/UX for the management web application See this blog…

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GigaOM: You’ll Never Guess Which Mobile OS Has Highest Ad Click Rate

Well, I’m posting a link, so that might give it away. I mentioned in my Facebook post of the link that I think the reason is our really excellent system for identifying the type of ads that a user of a particular app would want to see. Users are much more likely to click through…


Windows Azure Toolkit for iOS is here now and Coming for Android

We have just announced the immediate availability of the Windows Azure Toolkit for iOS (v1.0.0).  This toolkit contains resources and services designed to make it easier for iOS developers to use Windows Azure.  This release pushes forward the momentum around Mobile + Cloud, and expands it such that we can make it easier to target…

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Soundtrckr on the Microsoft News Center

Cool story today on the Microsoft News Center about Soundtrckr, one of our East Region BizSpark One startups. Check out the story below and check out Soundtrckr at http://soundtrckr.com. Harmonic Convergence: Music and Social Networking Join Forces BizSpark One startup Soundtrckr lets listeners discover, play and share music on their terms — alongside their friends….


Executive Caddie on Windows Phone Radio

Really awesome mention of one of our favorite East region Windows Phone 7 developers – Executive Caddie. Interesting is their discussion of James Browning’s close contact with customers around new features added to the product. Check out the whole thing here: Windows Phone Radio 23 Good afternoon! Windows Phone Radio 23 is live and flowing…


Soundtrckr featured on Hot Apps

Soundtrckr, once of the BizSpark One companies we work closely with, is featured this week on Channel 9’s Hot Apps. Check out the video for an overview. Link