DVLUP Day in Toronto Saturday May 10th

Check out http://www.torontopublishwindows.com/ which is part of the global //publish/ event being held by Microsoft. There is also DVLUP Day in Toronto taking place on Saturday May 10th, which is a good lead into //publish/. If you are not in Toronto, there are also //publish/ events being held in Winnipeg & Ottawa. Register if you…


Participate in the Imagine Cup and Achieve a Private Meeting with Bill Gates

There are multiple ways that students, professors, and schools can get involved, from building final prototypes in the main competition to pitching their ideas in smaller, online competitions. This year, one lucky team will get a private meeting with Bill Gates! “One Imagine Cup World Finalist team will be chosen for a private meeting with…


Chat with Reda Alhajj, Global Top Scientist Shares Deep Insights and Special Tips on Imagine Cup Winning Apps

Reda Alhajj received his B.Sc. degree in Computer Engineering in 1988 from Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey. After he completed his BSc with distinction from METU, he was offered a full scholarship to join the graduate program in Computer Engineering and Information Sciences at Bilkent University in Ankara, where he received his M.Sc. and…


Chat with Patryk Janiszewski, Innovating Microsoft Windows Store, Windows Phone Developer—spotlight in Top Paid, Best Rated, New Releases, DVLUP Leaderboard

Patryk L. Janiszewski served a tour in Kuwait and Iraq with the U.S. Army during Operation Enduring Freedom. As a student at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Patryk earned his first bachelor's degree in Human Resources in 2011 and is currently seeking a second bachelor's degree in Business Information Systems and a minor…


App Builder Virtual Summit, May 2nd

There’s never been a better time to build for Windows. Attend the Virtual Summit and listen to Steve Guggenheimer, Corporate Vice President and Chief Evangelist of Microsoft Developer Platform & Evangelism, talk about the Windows ecosystem opportunity, design and monetization tips, partner development frameworks, and even reviews from iOS and Android developers.


Building Windows Games with Unity event

On April 9th & 10th, Unity and Microsoft will be hosting a Building Windows Games with Unity event. This event is a free, two-day training being held in Mountain View, California in the United States but will also be live streamed online on Channel 9. The event is intended to help game builders and designers…


The Windows Phone App Challenge

The 2nd Developer Movement challenge is here! Registered members, publish as many qualifying Windows Phone apps as you can from January 25th until February 28th. The more apps you publish, the more draw entries you automatically get, and the more chances you have to win a Nokia Lumia 920. Good luck! Please read through the…


Windows 8 area on Channel 9

Channel 9 has announced a variety of series focused on Windows 8 in video form. Introducing Windows 8 Build Your First Windows Store Apps Build a Windows Store Blog Reader app with C# Windows Store apps for Absolute Beginners with C# Migrating apps from Windows Phone to Windows 8 Meet the new Windows Phone


Chat-Dharmesh Mehta Top Global Cool Tech Authority and Senior Director Microsoft Corp

This week, I showcase this exclusive interview with Dharmesh Mehta. As senior director of product management and product marketing for Outlook and SkyDrive at Microsoft Corp., Dharmesh Mehta is responsible for driving business and product strategy, marketing campaigns, PR and evangelism for Outlook and SkyDrive, a set of leading services for personal email and cloud…