Windows 8 on Channel 9

Have you built your app yet? To help you get started we’ve just opened the Windows 8 Area on Channel 9. Right now we have over 85 videos and 17 hours of free developer content live. You’ll learn how to build beautiful apps and sell them in the Windows Store. Over the last few months…


Support Multiple Platforms using Portable Class Library

Most of you developing apps for either Windows Phone or Windows 8 must have thought or replicated the same concept on counterpart technology. Though most part of the code (XAML and code behind) remains the same while porting an app built for Windows Phone to Windows 8 or vice versa, it is always preferred to…


Windows Azure Development InfoKit

There is a lot of buzz word for Windows Azure these days in the market and rightly so. Though the learning curve is not very steep, to help fellow developers Umit Sunar has come up with Windows Azure Development InfoKit which is a great one-pager resource including Windows Azure Resources, Code Samples, Blogs, Downloads and MEA Windows Azure communication…


50 eye catching templates for Windows 8

There are 50 “Store Ready” templates for Windows 8 in the form of Visual Studio projects. Templates are a great way to get started. Developers can now choose a design template which is closest to their design/implementation, customize and give life to their idea. You can share these templates with your partners. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/malaysia/archive/2013/01/08/windows-8-design-templates-is-now-ready-for-all-the-developers.aspx?Redirected=true    …