Hack Productivity challenge with Microsoft Office365

The Microsoft Office 365 team is challenging developers and makers across the globe to use Microsoft Office 365 APIs and Add-ins to boost productivity in every area of your life. Hack Productivity, a new online hackathon from Microsoft with $32,500 in prizes for apps that help people make stuff happen — with ease  Hack Productivity gives developers access to…

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Bringing ASP.NET website to run as a Windows 10 app and access Camera using UWP API

In this post we will see how quickly and easily we can transform any web application into Windows 10 app using Hosted Web Apps concept.   Hosted Web App is the new concept to convert any website into a fully functional windows 10 app and allow developers to access features like Camera, sending toast notifications, updating live tiles etc. through Universal…


Meet X-Tag!

Cross-post from my blog http://code4word.com/ ———————————————- Hello developers! Just wanted to share with you a newly released “Awesome” JavaScript Library called X-Tag. X-Tag is a Microsoft supported, open source, JavaScript library that wraps the W3C standard Web Components family of APIs to provide a compact, feature-rich interface for rapid component development. Now, while X-Tag offers feature hooks for all Web…

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Microsoft Azure IT Camp in Dubai

Microsoft is hosting Azure IT Camp in Dubai, on 23rd November 2015. The event will be held at the H-Hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road. Join us to explore how you can integrate cloud solutions with an existing on-premises datacenter – without sacrificing security, control, reliability, and scalability. Learn how Azure infrastructure as a service enable…


How do I know if my Event Hubs (Cloud Gateway) is working?

  Hi all, Event Hubs is one of the ways of ingesting data into Microsoft Azure cloud. It is a temporary means of messaging storage under service bus. It essentially works as a parallel queue, and uses a “producer consumer” like principle. Event hubs is one of the early modules that enables strong IoT scenarios…

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IoT for Cars (Connected Cars) and Virtual Radars – GITEX 2015 Innovation Demo

Internet of Things – Connected Cars and Virtual Radars GITEX (Gulf Innovation Technology Exhibition) is an annual technology exhibition and conference that takes place in Dubai at DWTC. This is a brief overview about the innovative demo around IoT for Cars showcased on Surface Hub devices at the Microsoft stand at GITEX this year. The Concept…

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Java announcements for Visual Studio Online

This week, we announced exciting new advancements in our ever-increasing support for Java and other cross-platform languages with Visual Studio Online and Team Foundation Server: Introducing our first ALM plug-in for IntelliJ IDEA and Android Studio (and its open-sourced). http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudioalm/archive/2015/10/23/team-foundation-plugin-for-intellij-idea.aspx(you can now build Android applications using Visual Studio Online or TFS)  Check out and share our new…

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Welcome To Hyper-V Nested Virtualization!

Cross-post from CharbelNemnom.com ——————————————- Hello folks, I would like to share with you today a fantastic news! Hyper-V Nested Virtualization is here… Last May at the build conference, Microsoft announced that Windows Server 2016 will support Nested Virtualization so you could run Hyper-V Containers in Hyper-V virtual machines. But the good news is that Windows…


DevOps Self Assessment available

Gauge your readiness in the 7 key DevOps practice areas.Complete the step through the assessment and see your results including guidance on which areas to focus on next.  Total time commitment is approximately 10 minutes. Click here to start your DevOps assessment The results of this Self-Assessment should be used to help you optimize your…

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last update on VSO (Visual Studio Online)

Our last Sprint is full of new features including inline tasks, querying Kanban fields, exporting test outcomes, and branch policies for requiring linked work items. The full list of new features is published in our Features Timeline.Inline tasks on the Kanban board This Sprint we’ve enabled a new feature that lets you break down stories…

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