2 months Internship opportunity at Microsoft Islamabad Office, batch 3

I’m excited to announce that Microsoft Islamabad office is about to start its 3rd batch of two months Internship Program. We’ll offer interns trainings, mentorship and support needed to learn, develop and publish their apps on Windows Store and Windows Phone using Universal apps concept powered by cloud. Please note that students with developer account on Windows Store will…


Microsoft Innovation Center Lahore, Internship Program, batch 5

Microsoft Innovation Center – Lahore is about to start its 5th batch of five months Internship Program. MIC Lahore will offer them trainings, mentorship and support needed to learn, develop and publish their apps on Windows Store and Windows Phone powered by Windows Azure. They’ll also get opportunity to attend trainings for Unity for gaming, ASP .NET, SharePoint and Microsoft Dynamics. MIC…


Microsoft Innovation Center Lahore, Internship Program, batch 4

Microsoft Innovation Center – Lahore is about to start its 4th batch of three months Internship Program. MIC Lahore will offer them trainings, mentorship and support needed to learn, develop and publish their apps on Windows Store and Windows Phone powered by Windows Azure. MIC Lahore team will help them convert their ideas into reality and take them to international arena….


orientation Support For windows Phone 8

While developing for windows Phone 8, we sometimes, neglect the fact that all the apps support orientations, and we have to implement them to give the end user a good experience. this blog post will guide you through this, step by step. Step.1: create a blank Page windows Phone App Step 2: Open MainPage.xaml  …

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Translate & Text for Windows Phone & Windows 8.1

Translate & Text is now available for both Windows Phone and Windows 8.1. This is the first Windows Store 8.1 application produced under 3rd batch of Microsoft Innovation Center, Lahore. Application provides the ability to translate a single phrase from English language to 12 other Languages (i.e. Urdu, Arabic, Chinese, French, Japness,  Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Dutch,…


Getting started with Windows Azure – part 3

In my last blog post on the series of getting started with Windows Azure as a Modern application developer, I’m going to walk you through to consume the Windows Azure Cloud Service (the steps to create this service can be found on following blog post) in Windows Phone and Windows Store. Windows Store Test Client Let us first…


Custom Converter for Windows Store & Windows Phone 8

Could you please tell us a bit about yourself and your background? My name is Asma Khalid I hold master’s degree in computer science from LUMS, batch 2011- 2013. I have completed my bachelor’s degree in computer sciences from FAST-NU Lahore campus, batch 2005-2009 with Deans List Honor Certificate in Fall 2005 and Spring 2006….


Dictionary 8 for Windows Phone & Windows Store

Dictionary 8 for Windows Store was developed by a bright student developer Zain ul-Abideen during Windows 8 Hackathon that was held back in November 2012. The app has more than 85,000 downloads at the time of this writing and the developer has recently launched a Windows Phone version of the same app. The app is a…


Featured App of the Day: #KiaSceneHai for Windows Phone

Hi, We’re back with a brand new app #KiaSceneHai by a local startup; StringBlue from Lahore that is founded by two of our Microsoft Student Partners. The app is about featuring local events of users interest and has made quite a buzz in local community recently. The startup is reportedly working on a Windows Store app…


Launchers for Windows Phone

As Windows Phone is gaining momentum, more and more startups and students are developing apps. However it is often the case that newbies don’t make use of some very useful classes natively present in Windows Phone namely Launchers & Choosers. While an app would still be complete, Launchers make it really simpler to allow app…