Active Fitness apps for PC, tablets, Surface and Windows Phone

Download Active Fitness for PC, tablets and Surface: http://apps.microsoft.com/windows/app/active-fitness/5a64d9f1-aea7-493c-a353-da41c08c0e77 Download Active Fitness app for Windows Phone: Active Fitness for Windows Phone Active Fitness for PCs and Tablets Active Fitness is a personal trainer and fitness organizer for your Surface tablets or any Windows PC, with a companion Windows Phone app and a social network of…


Winter Sports app available for PCs, tablets and Surface

Winter Sports for PCs and Tablets Download: http://apps.microsoft.com/windows/app/winter-sports/e142d77f-4266-44e6-ac4a-4a8bcd28fd52 For all snow-sports enthusiasts, Winter Sports is this season’s must have app for your Surface tablets and any Windows PC and Windows Phone. If you like skiing, snowboarding or any winter activity, Winter Sports is an official app of Professional Ski and Snowboard Instructors of America. Winter…


Monetizing Windows 8 apps: examples from my book

If you are looking for code examples for Professional Windows 8 Programming: Application Development with C# and XAML book, specifically for the monetization section, you can get them directly from Wiley: Chapter 11 code for Pro Windows 8 Programming 563.02 KB Click to Download What I’ve done in that example is helping you put all…


Retrieving more data from Azure Mobile Services using paging and LoadAllAsync extension

Azure Mobile Services allow you to take 50 records at a time by default, or 1000 records at maximum. What if you have more records and want to retrieve the entire table? I just created this beautiful extension method to help you get any amount of data you want, given any page size you want….


My Windows 8 app approaching 100,000 downloads

Many people are interested in some early Windows 8 stats. I live in Silicon Valley, and here it’s as simple as: “show me the money”. So, this is the time when I show you the money. To me this nice hockey-stick chart looks like there’s a gold rush going on with Windows 8, don’t believe…

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Webcast: Windows Store app submission tips

We are presenting top tips to help developers get their app or game into the Windows Store all while providing them access to resources which will help them 1:1 through Windows Store submission and certification.  Are you working on your Windows 8 app and getting close to submitting it to the Store? Then join our…

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Windows 8 Card Games

Making popular games for Windows This post is about card games and casual Metro gaming experience, based on Card Games Chest for Windows 8. For those of you who played the Windows Phone version of my games, you’ll be pleasantly surprised to discover them in Windows 8 Release Preview. Thanks to Microsoft, I did lots…

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