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…


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…


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…


Join us this Tuesday 27 Nov: Microsoft Cloud Computing Camp

Please join us this Tuesday 27 November for our upcoming Windows Server 2012 and Windows Azure Boot Camp. Microsoft IT Pro Camps are expert-led, no-cost, hands-on training events for IT professionals, centered on the issues and workloads you’re tackling in your environment today. At Windows Server 2012 & Windows azure Infrastructure Management Boot Camps you’ll…