XNA: Gaming across many platforms and the cloud

I’ve been working with UK XNA MVP Charles Humphrey on project ZuneRay. ZuneRay is a raycasting engine built by Charles’ for the Zune HD using XNA 3.1. With Windows Phone 7 Series in the pipeline we used the Zune HD as a target test platform with the intention of porting it to WP7S once the…


Event: VS2010 and ALM 17th Dec, London

Microsoft and Black Marble are presenting a day exploring the opportunities and benefits of VS2010 in ALM. You can register for this event by visiting www.blackmarble.com/events Alternatively you can telephone 01274 841305 Venue: Royal College of Physicians, 11 St Andrews Place, London NW1 4LE Thursday 17th December 2009 Registration from 9:30am, Event Starts at 10:00am….


Aspire Ferrari One – rocks. A netbook as netbooks should be

My latest purchase is an Acer Ferrari One netbook. This is a netbook like no other and the way netbooks should be! It is the same size as the current restricted Atom 11.6” screen netbooks, with 1366×768 res – but this one runs the AMD Athlon X2 L310 processor. Yes this is a dual core,…


VS2010, .Net 4 and Windows 7 Multitouch WPF apps!

Hi all, I’ve been doing a little playing around with MT on Win7 using the VS2010 and .Net 4 Beta 1 to get some WPF MT demos running.   Here are the videos!   Basic how to get MT going code example: Some internal demos that I’ve made to work on VS2010 and .Net4 beta…