Here we are again, the summer moves along and the news and articles keep coming. So, let's get to it.

 

Windows Store App - Using Facebook to authenticate the user

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/mspfe/archive/2014/07/25/windows-store-app-using-facebook-to-authenticate-the-user.aspx

If you want to integrate Facebook Into your Windows Application, this is the link for you. In a 20 minutes video, Gianluca Bertelli gives you the basics on how to accomplish this great social feature.

 

TWC9: New Unified Tech Event, CH9 WP8 & 360 App's, Node.js for Visual Studio and more

http://channel9.msdn.com/Shows/This+Week+On+Channel+9/TWC9-New-Unified-Tech-Event-CH9-WP8-360-App-s-Node-js-for-Visual-Studio-and-more

A new episode from our friends at Channel 9. You know you will like it!

 

Writing sideloaded Windows Store apps for the Enterprise

http://channel9.msdn.com/Blogs/One-Dev-Minute/Writing-sideloaded-Windows-Store-apps-for-the-Enterprise

More Channel 9 goodies, this time with a more Enterprise flavor.

 

 

Six Best Windows Phone Games for This Weekend

http://www.wpxbox.com/six-best-windows-phone-games-weekend/

In case you want some fun during the weekend. I know I will try Vector Runner Remix.  

 

Beta release of VLC player for Windows Phone coming soon

http://www.neowin.net/news/beta-release-of-vlc-player-for-windows-phone-coming-soon

I have to say VLC will always have a sweet spot in my my and being able to use it in my Windows Phone will be even sweeter.

 

Microsoft unleashes 'Settlers of Catan' on the web

http://www.engadget.com/2014/07/25/microsoft-unleashes-settlers-of-catan-on-the-web/

Settlers of Catan. Enough Said.