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,…


Windows 8.1 and Visual Studio 2013 are now available

Yesterday marks an important milestone achieved by Microsoft in continuation of their efforts to rapid release cycles (Windows 8 was launched on October 26th, 2012) as Windows 8.1 was rolled out globally for consumers. You can grab Windows 8.1 online from Windows Store. For those interested in what’s new in Windows 8.1, how to grab…


ebook: Introducing Windows 8.1 for IT Professionals

While surfing Microsoft TechNet blog today I stumbled upon this free ebook, Introducing Windows 8.1 RTM for IT Professionals and a quick review of the PDF version proven to be worth a read. If you happen to be an IT Professional considering or planning to deploy Windows 8.1 in your office or work environment, this…


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…


Nokia Create brings competition to develop apps for Windows Phone 8

Are you are Windows Phone developer from Pakistan? Nokia Create is a global competition to develop apps for Nokia Lumia and WINDOWS PHONE 8. (8 Categories, 14 Missions, 141 WINNERS) To enter one of these 8 missions you need to develop a brand new app or game, or port one from another platform to Windows…


Featured App of the Day: WeatherSense for Windows Phone

I have an exclusive app to feature today; WeatherSense that carries tones of features with powerful animations that adapts to changing weather conditions and offers a rich graphical user interface ranging from notifications, weather views, city search, etc. Could you please tell us a bit about yourself and your background? We are a team of Computer…


Workshop On Windows Phone 8 App Development

Agenda • Introduction to windows phone 8 dev.• What’s new in WP8• Development methodologies• Using animations in WP8• playing multiple sounds in parallel• in app purchase in WP8• implementing trial mode in WP8• App deployment in WP8 Date & Time Wednesday, August 21, 2013 3:00 – 6:00 PM (Tomorrow) Venue Microsoft Innovation Center, Office #1,…