Publish an app in the Windows Store or the Windows Phone Store and win crazy prizes/get store registration refunded!

Win the Ultimate Gaming Experience. First, register at  Then, publish your app to the Windows Store and/or Windows Phone Store between December 20, 2012 through February 28, 2013 and qualify for the following rewards: A store registration reimbursement‚Ć AND a copy of Halo 4 for Xbox 360! A chance to win one of 12…


Getting Started with Kinect Development

On Thursday of last week, we launched the Kinect for Windows SDK Beta.  In case you missed it, the entire Kinect launch event was recorded and is now posted at  You can download the Kinect SDK from here.  When getting started, I highly recommend the Kinect QuickStarts, a series of short videos that walk…


XBOX Project Natal

I am completely psyched about XBOX Project Natal.  How sweet is that? Without a controller, the game responds to your body’s movements. You can watch real people using it at the E3 conference.


Write your own games for the XBOX: XNA Development Videos

Back in September, I did a series of webcasts for Code To Live on XNA Development, which allows you to create games for either the XBOX or your PC.  Check them out: Part 1: Getting Started with the XNA Framework Part 2: Differences Between Windows and XBOX Game Development Part 3: The Five Essential Gaming…