6 things you need to do to port your Cocos2D-x game to Windows devices

Cocos2D-x is a great open source C++ cross-platform gaming engine for building games for mobile devices. Microsoft Open Technologies is contributing code to the open source project for the Windows devices support. Last month we organized a porting hackathon with Cocos2D-x developers and gathered a set of tips to help you go through the process….

0

New Open Source Portable Class Library for SQLite

Microsoft Open Technologies has released an interesting Portable Class Library for SQLite, offering .Net developers a single API for integrating SQLite across Windows Store, Windows Phone and .Net 4.5 apps. The library is released as open source and is available as a NuGet Package (and source code). To learn more, read the full blog post…

0

MS Open Tech working with the ANGLE Project community to increase apps’ portability to Windows Devices

Microsoft Open Technologies is working with the ANGLE Project community to enable ANGLE in Windows Phone 8 and Windows Store apps. This will allow developers to reuse their existing OpenGL ES 2.0 code, and to apply their current skills to building apps and games for Windows devices. ANGLE Project is an open source project which…


Cocos2D-X on the highway to the Windows Store

from:Adalberto Foresti – Principal Program Manager – Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.Olivier Bloch – Senior Technical Evangelist – Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. MS Open Tech has just published a code patch that introduces WinRT support in Cocos2D-X. This update will be welcome by those in the game development community who were looking forward to leveraging the…

1

MS Open Tech Brings the Creative World of Cinder to Windows Store Applications

Great news for Agencies, Creative Coders and Design Engineers The open source programming library Cinder is growing in popularity for creative coding in C++, and now these cool Cinder coders can extend the reach of their apps to a broader audience on the Windows Store. Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. (MS Open Tech), and the Microsoft…


jQuery Adds Support for Windows Store Apps, Creates New Opportunities for JavaScript Open Source Developers

The popular open source JavaScript Web framework jQuery is adding full support for Windows Store applications in the upcoming v2.0 release, thanks to recent contributions from appendTo with technical support from Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. (MS Open Tech). Considering the opportunity Windows Store apps represent for developers, this is a great news for JavaScript developers…

3