You're Invited - CRM Applications in Banking- Sponsored by Microsoft & Veripark

Attention all banks interested in Customer Relationship Management…. You are invited to the CRM Applications in Banking event sponsored by Microsoft and Veripark on September 24, 2013 in Abu Dhabi.  We have a very special guest speaker who is the Chairman of the European Financial Management and Marketing Association (EFMA) Banking Advisory Councils, coming all the…


How I Convinced my Friend to buy a Windows Phone!

  A constant dilemma for a technology consumer in this time is deciding what new gadget to buy. My roommate found herself in the same situation when she declared it was time she bought a new phone. I have been a Windows Phone 7 user for the past year and a half, and I loved…


Windows Store apps for Absolute Beginners with C# (Free online course!)

Ready to make money and share your great Windows 8 app ideas with the world?  Not sure where to start?  Start here!  Over the course of 34 lessons, our friend Bob Tabor from www.LearnVisualStudio.net will teach you the fundamentals of Windows Store app development by walking you through building the Contoso Cookbook Hands On Labs.  Bob provides…

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Microsoft’s new SkyDrive app for Xbox Live — created by Microsoft interns

Just how sharp are computer science and engineering students these days? Look no further than the new SkyDrive app for Xbox Live, rolled out by Microsoft today. It was created from scratch by a team of six Microsoft interns, who were able to make a feature-complete version of the app over the summer. Don’t worry, Xbox…

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Building Apps for Windows Phone 8 Jump Start (Online Course)

This two-day course is specially tailored for developers looking to leverage C#/XAML to build cool apps and games for Windows Phone 8. Clearly, this platform is another leap forward in Microsoft’s overall mobile strategy and the developer community has taken notice. Now is the time to embrace your opportunity and start building Windows Phone apps….

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The Windows Phone 7 Student Hackathon... Are you up for the challenge?

Microsoft Gulf presents the Windows Phone 7 Student Hackathon… The Windows Phone 7 is set to make an impact in the Gulf pretty soon, and this is your chance to make a mark as a developer for the Gulf. To encourage all the young and talented aspiring developers, Microsoft is proud to host a Windows…


Imagine Cup is coming, to town..

Ok, I know its been a while since blogged last, but as a 21-year old developer working in Microsoft, I think I have earned the right to say, I have been busy.. 😛 So of the many things I have been doing this past week, which involves submitting quite a few interesting apps, finishing off…


Windows Phone SDK - Download It Today!

As Windows Phone 7 Marketplace surpassess 40,000 apps, we know that more and more developers are choosing to develop awesome apps for Windows Phone 7!  If you haven’t done so already, make sure that you download the Windows Phone SDK 7.1 online here!   This SDK allows you to create apps and games for both Windows Phone 7.5 and 7.0. …


Best New Features In Windows Phone 7.5 "Mango" Coming This Fall!!

What’s all the buzz around “Mango” for Windows Phone 7.5?  We can hardly wait until this Fall to see all the new features!  Here’s a sneak peek at some of the things to look forward to: Internet Explorer 9 includes with hardware acceleration with lightning fast speed! Enhanced communications capabilities including Windows Live Messenger integration Speech-to-text SMS…


Browse Nearly 16,000 Windows Phone 7 Applications Online!

Check out WindowsPhoneApplist for an online list of all Windows Phone 7 applications.  With nearly 16,000 applications to choose from, this site allows you to filter by release date, price, customer rating, and the following categories:   –          Books & Reference –          Business –          Entertainment –          Finance –          Games –          Health & Fitness –          Lifestyle…