Upcoming competency changes

Microsoft Partner Network is evolving to enable partners to offer holistic unified solutions across phone, tablet, and PC. To support this direction, we are retiring the Mobility competency as a stand-alone competency and will be integrating the key mobility scenarios into two existing competencies—Application Development and Devices and Deployment—effective January 2014. Get details here, and learn about changes to the Windows Phone application test, which will become a qualifying test for the Application Development competency.

XAML Deep Dive for Windows and Windows Phone Apps

Developers: Watch this Jump Start online, featuring Microsoft Principal Technical Evangelist Jaime Rodriguez and Senior Director for IdentityMine Laurent Bugnion. The course includes samples and demos providing you with a solid foundation in XAML.