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…


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…


Videos: "What's New for Developers? Devlifestyle Launches Visual Studio 2012" event

Hello everyone, these videos from “What’s New for Developers? Devlifestyle Launches Visual Studio 2012” event which was in Riyadh on November 29, 2012. Agenda: Session Title Speaker Windows Azure Development in Visual Studio 2012 Mohamad Halabi Modern App Lifecycle Management with Visual Studio 2012 Mohamed Mosallem Async/Parallel Programming in .NET 4.5 and Visual Studio 2012…


Microsoft Arabia Jointly Launch Windows 8 Apps Development Competition with Abdullah Eid Website!

    This is a skill-based Contest jointly launched with Tech-world community http://www.abdullaheid.net/ . The objective of this Contest is to develop Windows 8 and / or windows phone Applications and submit them to the windows 8 store or windows phone store To be eligible for judging, an entry must meet the following content/technical requirements:…


Microsoft Arabia Jointly Launch Windows 8 Apps Development Competition with Tech-World Site!

    This is a skill-based Contest jointly launched with Tech-world community http://www.tech-wd.com.  The objective of this Contest is to develop Windows 8 and / or windows phone Applications and submit them to the windows 8 store or windows phone store To be eligible for judging, an entry must meet the following content/technical requirements: Applications…


Free eBooks: E-Book Gallery for Microsoft Technologies

Following to our post “ Large collection of Free Microsoft eBooks ”. This E-Book Gallery for Microsoft Technologies to find your book faster.   Lync Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Step by Step for Anyone Office Deployment guide for Office 2013 First Look: Microsoft Office 2010 Microsoft Office 365: Connect and Collaborate Virtually Anywhere, Anytime Microsoft…


Large collection of Free Microsoft eBooks for you, including: SharePoint, Visual Studio, Windows Phone, Windows 8, Office 365, Office 2010, SQL Server 2012, Azure, and more. (More than +80 eBooks)

Eric Ligman wrote great blog post and we are pleased to copy for you. “Throughout the year I try to share resources and information with you that I think will be helpful for you. Often times these resources will include links to free eBooks that we make available on a variety of topics. Today, I…


Free ebook: Introducing Windows 8: An Overview for IT Professionals

  We’re happy to announce that we have released the final version of this free ebook. FREE DOWNLOAD FORMATS: PDF Introducing Windows 8- An Overview for IT Professionals – PDF ebook Mobi Introducing Windows 8-An Overview for IT Professionals – Mobi format for Kindle ePub Introducing Windows 8-An Overview for IT Professionals – ePub format…


FREE Live Online Sessions - Windows Phone 8 Jump Start - November 28-29, 2012

Microsoft Learning is thrilled to announce a new Jump Start for developers focused on building apps for Windows Phone 8. This special live online course is scheduled for two full days of fast-paced, demo-rich sessions led by Microsoft Technical Evangelist, Andy Wigley, and Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Strategist, Rob Tiffany. Andy and Rob are two of…