Apportunity 2014 Powered by Microsoft

Here’s your chance to create a Windows Phone App that will go LIVE all over the World and compete to win Grand prize of USD 33,000* and more. For more details please visit http://djuice.com.pk/apportunity Prizes Category Prize Grand Prize Trip to Oslo to compete at Global Level for the Digital Winners 2014 Conference. Grand prize of…


Microsoft Innovation Center (MIC) Karachi, Spring Internship Program 2014

    Spring Internship Program 2014 Microsoft Innovation Center (MIC) Internship is a program initiated to unleash the potential of young minds, highlight their creativity, talent and build their skillset on the latest Microsoft Technologies. The program is designed in such a way that the student will not just be able to use his/her creativity…


Team Amplifiers from Pakistan has qualified for Imagine 2014 World Finals

We are excited to share that Pakistan’s Imagine Cup team, Amplifiers from Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute (GIKI) has qualified for Imagine World Finals [Finals Round] in the World Citizenship category to be held in Seattle this July. They are among the 34 teams selected from 170 teams from 76 countries who competed in the world semifinals….


Summer Internship Program 2014 :: Microsoft Innovation Center Karachi

Microsoft Innovation Center Karachi is now accepting applications for its INTERNSHIP PROGRAM of SUMMER 2014. MIC Karachi internship is a program initiated to unleash the potential of young minds, highlight their creativity, talent and build their skillset on the latest. The program is designed in such a way that the student will not just be…

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How to Periodically Update Tile without using Push Notification Service?

Targeting Windows 8.1 Update, Widows Store, Windows Phone and Universal Apps allow updating tile without the need of writing a background agent/process or push notification service. This feature is provided under a new section in manifest file of relative solution that takes recurrence frequency ranging from half hour to daily and a URI of the…


Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview is Now Available

Windows Phone 8.1 developer preview is now available however you need to install Preview for Developers app on your Windows Phone first. Note that the update is available for ALL existing Windows Phones 8 running devices including low end phones. The app enables you to receive pre-release OS updates on dev phone, directly from Microsoft! However…


Event Calendar of MIC Karachi Jan 2014

Microsoft Innovation Center – Karachi is running a program called Technical Skills Accelerator. This program is focused on capacity building as well as skill development in IT industry and academia. The objective is to drive the LSE [Local Software Economy]. Under Skills Accelerator Program Microsoft Innovation Center Karachi is going to deliver training sessions on…

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What’s New in Visual Studio 2013?

Visual Studio 2013 is out for quite sometime now and for those of you who are trying to figure out what Visual Studio 2013 has to offer from web to Windows to Windows Phone development. Whether you are using C#, XAML, HTML, or Visual Basic, there is a lot of exciting new additions to ease…


Create same application for windows phone and windows store backed by cloud and Win Imagine Cup Challenge!

Windows and Windows Phone apps are better together. Connected through the cloud with Windows Azure, they enable seamless experiences from PC to laptop to tablet to phone. Developing an app for both platforms is within reach for any student developer and gives you great experience with connected software and cross-platform development. So why wait? Find…