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  • Blog Post: Host your existing WordPress Blog on Windows Azure

    You have a self-hosted WordPress blog and you want to move it to the Azure Platform? Have your WP site benefit from the reliable, enterprise grade infrastructure that Windows Azure offers to securely host web sites with high availability by default. Moving a WordPress site to Azure can't be any easier...
  • Blog Post: MSDN Provides More than 3,500 Code Samples for Developers!

    The Microsoft All-In-One Code Framework is a free, centralized code sample library driven by developers' needs . The goal is to provide typical code samples for all Microsoft development technologies, and reduce developers' efforts in solving typical programming tasks. The team listens to developers’...
  • Blog Post: You're Invited - Learn how to build Win8 apps in Dubai!

    Gulf Windows 8 App Camp welcomes you to a 2-day workshop where you will learn how to build amazing Windows 8 apps! Here we will also be announcing a new competition...see how you can WIN A SAMSUNG WINDOWS 8 TABLET! We have an amazing speaker leading the session who comes to us from our Corportate...
  • Blog Post: 'Better Together' SharePoint Custom Development Event in the UAE!

    The 'Better Together' SharePoint Custom Development Event is a free event where we will show you how easy it is to take your SharePoint investment to the next level! This one day event will excite and inspire you, show you new opportunities and provide you with information to help get you started...
  • Blog Post: Top 10 Reasons Why I Love Web Matrix: #9

    Database made simple Using a database has never been easier! WebMatrix includes a small, embedded database called SQL Server Compact that can live with your Web site code and content. Use it to start building your next Web site, and when you’re ready to publish, just copy the database file from...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft WebMatrix Tutorials for Students

    Ever wanted to build your own website?  Maybe you’ve already built a site as part of a school/uni project...  Now you can create a website in no time using Microsoft WebMatrix.  It’s a free tool to make things very simple for you! WebMatrix is a free web development tool from Microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Download first Web Standards Update for Visual Studio today!

    Download the first Web Standards Update for Visual Studio , which gives better support for HTML5, adds CSS3 and brings more new API’s to the JavaScript intellisense! This update provides you with intellisense and validation for HTML features: - Video and related tags - Audio and related tag...
  • Blog Post: Windows Azure … The Kitchen You Never Had

    Long Post Disclaimer:-): Sorry this post turned out to be a bit longer than I expected but if you can take a minute to read through it, it may be worth your time. I suppose it is weird to associate Windows Azure with a kitchen but I got this flash idea and thought I capitalize on it. I do have lots...
  • Blog Post: IE9: The Future of the Web

    Why should consumers care about browser choice? The browser you use actually greatly affects your overall online experience. Part of what makes for a great online experience is speed – how fast a website loads and how quickly you can access the content you want. Internet Explorer 9 enables some...
  • Blog Post: Windows Azure Marketplace … More on DataMarket

    By now, we are all familiar with “appstore”, “marketplace”, and other online services that supply ready-to-use applications; but it is very interesting how this very notion is expanding to reach out to different commodities that enhance the themes of specialization, subscription...
  • Blog Post: FREE Developer Training Online for Students :)

    Don’t forget, through DreamSpark students get FREE training from PluralSight! See below list of trainings available for you today. We strongly encourage you to take advantage of these amazing learning opportunities to help you prepare for the world of IT! Course Level...
  • Blog Post: MS Gulf Community is on Twitter...Tweet, Tweet!

    If you haven't already heard, our MS Gulf Community is now on Twitter !! Make sure you follow us and get information about technology trends, Microsoft events, updates and much more! This is a platform we you can really engage with one another about the topics that matter to you most - thoughts, opinions...
  • Blog Post: Browse Nearly 16,000 Windows Phone 7 Applications Online!

    Check out WindowsPhoneApplist for an online list of all Windows Phone 7 applications. With nearly 16,000 applications to choose from, this site allows you to filter by release date, price, customer rating, and the following categories: - Books & Reference - Business - Entertainment ...
  • Blog Post: Win Cash Money just for deploying Windows 2008 servers!

    We are excited to announce a new contest for the local community developers in the United Arab Emirates. Now, you can win free 110Dhs shopping vouchers at the Mall of Emirates just for reporting Windows Server 2008 websites! Are you a WebsiteSpark member? If not, you may want to join now! By simply...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint and Silverlight - A Match Made in Heaven

    With SharePoint and Silverlight integration, you really do get the best of both worlds. Silverlight 4 is a powerful development platform for creating rich user experiences with the tools developers and designers need to quickly create these experiences for web, desktop and mobile applications. There...
  • Blog Post: The Executive Assistant of Windows Azure … the Fabric Controller

    In my previous post, I spoke about how Windows Azure supports the goal of a “Never Down” application. In this post, I will give the credit the specific module that allows for such goal to materialize: Introducing … drum roll … the Fabric Controller! The fabric controller...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Web Camp in Dubai

    We are pleased to announce the availability of Microsoft Web Camp in Dubai. This is a worldwide event that teaches individuals how to build websites using ASP.NET MVC, WebMatrix, OData and more. For this Web Camp, we will cover the following: Opening Address, Michael Mansour Development on...
  • Blog Post: Contest: Web Developers, Deploy!

    We are excited to announce a new contest for the local community developers in the United Arab Emirates. Now, you can win free 110Dhs shopping vouchers at the Mall of Emirates just for reporting Windows Server 2008 websites! Are you a WebsiteSpark member? If not, you may want to join now! By simply...
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