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Next Generation of App Hub Coming Late Summer – Quick Fixes Coming Soon

Next Generation of App Hub Coming Late Summer – Quick Fixes Coming Soon

April 13, 2012 1 Comment

The number of Apps, developers and markets have increased tremendously in the last few months. That of course if a very good thing but it does come with its problems. It looks like Windows Phone has outgrown the current app hub for developers which now seems a bit buggy and slow. Microsoft even admits that […]

Windows Phone SDK 7.1.1 Update Now Available (Works with Windows 8)

Windows Phone SDK 7.1.1 Update Now Available (Works with Windows 8)

March 26, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft sounded very pleased today to announce that the Windows Phone SDK 7.1.1 Update is now available for your download. Main Features: Develop apps that work well on the new 256 MB devices Use the WPSDK 7.1 to develop on machines running Windows 8 The Visual Studio IDE is patched to enable selection from a list […]

Visual Studio 11 BETA is Available Now

Visual Studio 11 BETA is Available Now

March 20, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft: Get Visual Studio 11 Beta today and start preparing for the next generation of development. You can’t predict the future, but you can get there first: New HTML and CSS editors extend Visual Studio’s rich editing capabilities to make HTML 5 and CSS 3 development more productive, as well as enrich traditional HTML development. […]

Microsoft Changes Download Button Once Again

Microsoft Changes Download Button Once Again

March 19, 2012 4 Comments

If you take a look through our website, there was a time when Microsoft’s Windows Phone download button looked like this.. There were a few iterations of that button but then it didn’t take long for Microsoft to change it to the button that you are likely used to seeing all over WP7connect… Now Microsoft […]

Developer: Get Your Apps Ready For 23 New Markets

Developer: Get Your Apps Ready For 23 New Markets

March 16, 2012 2 Comments

Developers, get your apps ready as Microsoft has announced that they will be making 23 new territories available ro publish apps to. In 2 weeks, the new locations available will be…  Bahrain Bulgaria China Costa Rica Croatia Estonia Iceland Iraq Israel Kazakhstan Latvia Lithuania Qatar Romania Saudi Arabia Slovakia Slovenia Thailand Turkey UAE Ukraine Venezuela […]

Developers: Thousands of Metro Icons 100% Free to Download

Developers: Thousands of Metro Icons 100% Free to Download

March 8, 2012 1 Comment

Syncfusion is offering other developers hundreds of Metro styled icons for free that can easily be turned to thousands after a bit of customization on their site. If you are a Windows Phone developer, you might want to check this site out. Syncfusion Metro Studio is a collection of over 600 Metro-style icon templates that […]

Karios Games: Why I Code for Windows Phone (Developer)

Karios Games: Why I Code for Windows Phone (Developer)

March 1, 2012 2 Comments

Karios games, the developers of the hit Windows Phone game MonsterUp has published an article on why they publish for Windows Phone. The lead developer Marios Karagiannis, breaks it down to 3 basic reasons. #1 – “Developing for Windows Phone is fun. I love the SDK, I love the tools, I love the whole experience. […]

Developer: Have Your App Demoed at SXSW inside Nokia’s Lab

Developer: Have Your App Demoed at SXSW inside Nokia’s Lab

February 28, 2012 No Comments

Want to give your app some more exposure? Than here is your chance as Nokia will be picking a few apps to showcase in their booth at SXSW.   Show us your app @ SXSW – Demo at Nokia’s Developer Day We want to show off your Windows Phone app at SXSW. If you have a […]

TouchDevelop Updated to V2.6 – Adds New Features (TouchStudio)

TouchDevelop Updated to V2.6 – Adds New Features (TouchStudio)

February 23, 2012 No Comments

Microsoft Research has just updated ‘TouchDevelop’ their app to develop apps. We are up to Version 2.6 now and that includes the following new features. React to events when tapping on anything posted to the wall Create and reuse code with libraries Write comments on scripts with speech-recognition; give hearts to comments Enhanced user profiles: […]

Developer Achievements: Microsoft Announces Visual Studio Achievements Beta

Developer Achievements: Microsoft Announces Visual Studio Achievements Beta

January 18, 2012 No Comments

Microsoft has announced the grand opening of developer achievements via Visual Studio Achievements Beta. Now gamers aren’t the only ones getting achievements as developers can now earn and show off different badges they have earned while developing for the Windows Phone and Xbox platforms. Bring Some Game To Your Code! A software engineer’s glory so […]

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Windows Phone 8.1 Officially Announced Coming Soon To A Windows Phone Near You(Video)

Today is a glorious day for the patient who waited for the “incredible” out of the Windows Phone platform....

Nokia Introduces Three Lumia Smartphones For Windows Phone 8.1

  “Today we are introducing people to the best of Lumia and the best of Microsoft through three stunning...

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