Videos: Build 2013 Windows Phone Session Round-Up

  Windows Phone presented an enormous amount of content at Build 2013 this week. All of this is now available online for you to view at your leisure on Channel 9. Foundational Windows Phone: Introducing App Development, Sam George Windows Phone: Design for Developers, Corrina Black Windows Phone: App Foundation, Thomas Fennel Windows Phone: Building…


شاركنا في اثراء المحتوى العربي التقني في مكتبة MSDN

  يقدم مجتمع مايكروسوفت لمحترفي تكنولوجيا المعلومات والمطورين والرياديون في السعودية مبادرة إثراء المحتوى العربي الرقمي عبر تشجيع كتابة الدروس باللغة العربية في مجال تكنولوجيا المعلومات وتطوير البرامج والتطبيقاتأو إعادة نشر الدروس الحالية لتوسيع انتشارها في مكتبة MSDN. وتهدف هذا المبادرة إلى تحفيز وتشجيع إثراء المحتوى العربي التقني. والتمكين من إنتاج محتوى إلكتروني عربي ثري…


Tutorial: how to add a cloud-based backend service to a Windows Store app using Windows Azure Mobile Services

This tutorial shows you how to add a cloud-based backend service to a Windows Store app using Windows Azure Mobile Services. If you prefer to watch a video, the clip to the right follows the same steps as this tutorial. In the video, Scott Guthrie provides an introduction to Mobile Services and walks through creating…


Videos: Windows Phone 8 Developer Workshop

  Windows Phone 8 offers a lot of new capabilities for developers to create even better, more immersive user experiences on the Windows Phone. This course will give you hands-on experience with important developer features in Windows Phone 8. Take advantage of the new multi-tasking capabilities such as fast app switching, background agents, alerts and…


Videos: Get started with Windows Azure Mobile Services

Now accelerate your mobile app development. Add structured storage, user authentication and push notifications to your Windows Store, Windows Phone 8, or iOS app in minutes. Focus on building a great user experience; let us worry about the backend infrastructure. Watch Building Cross Platform Mobile Solutions Using Azure Mobile Solutions workshop Check the videos: http://bit.ly/XXxuhZ I…


8 Tips for Designing Windows Phone Apps

The Senior Interactive Designer, Lincoln Anderson  wrote top eight design tips for Windows Phone. Here’s what we came up with. 1. Focus Write a “best-at” statement that clearly outlines what makes your app great and unique from the rest. Use it as a mission statement that guides design and development. Think about how different types…


Join us next Sunday in Riyadh : Microsoft Dynamics Launch Event

Microsoft is redefining how business solutions empower people for greater success, predict potential issues and opportunities, and enable organizations to expand the possibilities for competitive advantage. Join us at the Microsoft Dynamics Launch Event to find out how to work forward and continue to grow into a well-connected, forward-looking organization that empowers its people to…


Windows Startup Challenge

  Are you ready to launch your Windows Store app at DEMO Mobile 2013? If you have a Windows Store app idea, we want you to apply and compete for a chance to launch your app at DEMO Mobile on April 17th, 2013.   It’s easy to enter the challenge Submit app prototype! This can be…