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Do you have an idea so brilliant, it keeps you up at night? Developers & entrepreneurs, BizSpark can help.
The Microsoft® BizSpark® program is FREE and helps your app development ideas come to life. You will have access to over 11 terabytes of software development tools, technical support; be provided connections with key industry players, and gain marketing visibility. The program also includes access to Windows Azure, a powerful cloud platform for the creation of web applications and services. As a BizSpark member, you can also get developer accounts to the Windows Store, as well as the Windows Phone Marketplace, and more.
Find out more about BizSpark at http://www.microsoft.com/bizspark/about/. If you’d like to enroll, drop us a note at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help make the signup process even easier. :)
Join us for this FREE, hands-on event and learn how to build a Windows 8.1 and/or Windows Phone game in record time. We'll cover everything you need to create, upload and publish an amazing game. Expert developers will outline different game frameworks and give you the tools you need to start building. They'll also explain how to add graphics, levels, and sound to base games, while sharing other cool ways to make the game your own.
In one jam-packed day of learning and coding, turn your idea into reality – by dinner time! How awesome is that?
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Join a Microsoft Developer Camp and learn critical skills that all modern developers need to know.
Roll up your sleeves at this free, one-day, instructor-led workshop where you can learn the critical skills that all modern developers need to know. We will start with basic Microsoft Modern Platform principles and build up to more advanced topics. Instructor-led, hands-on labs will focus on:
Throughout the day, you’ll hear from local Windows Azure partner specialists and Microsoft product team members. We’ll talk about the best way to take advantage of modern platforms and tools, as well as how to fix the worst sins of testing. Developers of all languages are welcome!
Be fully prepared for this hands-on day of coding by bringing your laptop and signing up for the free Windows Azure Trial.
Events are available across 30 cities in the U.S. Visit the event site for more details - http://www.microsoft.com/enterprise/events/make-it-happen.htm. Events local to western U.S. are:
Join the Big Nerd Ranch and Microsoft for this free, two-day training designed to jumpstart your Windows Store app development. You will learn the ins-and-outs of the Windows platform from iOS developers who are now building Windows apps. Sessions will follow a low-key, interactive format where iOS terms and concepts will be mapped to Windows alternates. You will also get hands-on time to apply what you’ve learned.
Times need to be finalized, but we’ll cover the following topics in sessions that are 30 to 60 minutes long:
To secure your seat in this event, please register at http://aka.ms/iostowindowscamp
If you can’t attend in person, watch the live stream of the event at http://channel9.msdn.com. You do not have to register for the live stream; just point your browser to Channel 9 or to our registration site on the day of the event.
Any iOS developer will benefit from this training, but we will focus more on those apps that are not games. For this event, there will be no deep game/graphics coverage (no OpenGL ES to DirectX deep-dives).
Email your questions to email@example.com
Get ready to become immersed in the power of Visual Studio 2012. The .NET Rocks! Team of Carl Franklin and Richard Campbell are on the road bringing you presentations focused on building modern applications on the Windows platform for both client-side and server-side technology. At each stop, they will also record a live .NET Rocks! Show with a guest star that will be flown in for the occasion. Plus, you’ll learn about an exciting initiative to develop a Humanitarian Disaster Response Toolkit. Events are FREE, and include food, drink, and geeking out. Come join us!
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