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…


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…


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…


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…


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…