If you missed the live Jump Start, you can view the recorded version for free on the Microsoft Virtual Academy site here:

http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/tracks/building-apps-for-windows-phone-8-jump-start

Description:

This course is tailored for developers looking to leverage C#/XAML to build cool apps and games for Windows Phone 8. This platform is another leap forward in Microsoft’s overall mobile strategy and the developer community has taken notice. Now is the time to embrace your opportunity and start building Windows Phone apps.

This fast-paced, demo-rich online course features two mobile development thought leaders as presenters: Andy Wigley, a sought-after mobile app developer and co-author of three best-selling books on mobile application development and Rob Tiffany, mobile strategist, author, and speaker for Microsoft.

If you’re a developer or architect who needs to move beyond the hype and come face-to-face with what’s real, you will love this experience.