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Roaring for the Lions: Creating a reusable, extensible app development platform using Windows Azure
The Project In January of this year, Sequence teamed up with Microsoft to deliver an immersive, cross-platform mobile application for the British and Irish Lions promoting their 2013 tour of Hong Kong and Australia. As we started to investigate the requirements for the project, it became apparent that...
25 Jun 2013
TechDays Online On Demand Content is Now Available
If you missed our UK TechDays Online event a couple of weeks ago then don’t be sad, the content is now online, on demand. You’ll need to register to view the content, but if you already registered for the event the registration engine should recognise who you are and let you. Kind of like VIP access...
23 May 2013
Events: Windows Phone Camp Comes to Nokia (HQ), London
With Windows Phone adoption rising quickly in the UK, the Windows Phone Dev Camps are events which will provide an introduction to the Windows Phone platform for developers who are hearing a lot about Windows Phone but perhaps haven’t built their first application yet. We’ll have a number...
12 Apr 2013
Event: Windows 8 design and UX workshops
Many developers are quick to say that the tools provided for the development of Windows Store Applications make Windows 8 the easiest and quickest platform to develop native applications for. In the last few years, many consumers have been quick to voice their opinions about the usability of applications...
3 Apr 2013
Event: Solving Mobile App Payments With Digital Wallet Foundry
A day to think, a week to design – realise your idea for a wallet application in one week. With expert help on everything from coding to agile project development to business planning. Sanity check your ideas (or conceive a new one) with help from thought leaders and industry experts. If you’re...
4 Mar 2013
Event: Microsoft Windows 8 & Bing Maps Conference
Microsoft Bing Maps would like to invite you and your customers to our Windows Store Aps (including Windows 8) & mapping event. Supporting this event will be experts in their field such as Microsoft specialists and evangelists and business partner speakers who will be presenting the market...
1 Mar 2013
New Free Learning Resources–HTML5 Apps Development & LightSwitch Business Apps
11 Feb 2013
Guest Post: How to develop your first Windows 8 App
by Marcus Austin at Firebrand Training The New Year is always a good time to make a fresh start in life, so why not choose to start this year by creating your very first Windows 8 app? What’s that? You don’t want to have to learn a new language or buy new development tools? Well relax because creating...
21 Jan 2013
Event: Tools for Windows 8 - Tips & Tricks on Visual Studio 2012 to inspire beautiful app development
10 Jan 2013
Free Windows Phone Developer Training with Nokia
If you are a phone developer looking to write apps on Windows Phone then you may find the series of webinars which Nokia are running online of particular interest and you can find out all about these here . They are also running a really fun competition called the Lumia 8 week challenge! Useful Windows...
10 Dec 2012
Get Trained and Certified on Visual Studio 2012 inc Free Microsoft Surface
F1 Computing, a Microsoft Gold Learning Partner based in London and Bath is giving away free Microsoft Surface with Windows RT tablet with every Certification booking including Visual Studio 2012 and half price Surface RT tablet with every 2+ day Microsoft course as part of their Go Digital promotion...
27 Nov 2012
Get your free HTML5 exam voucher
26 Nov 2012
Introducing Windows Store App Labs for app builders
Windows Store App Labs are places where app builders can get technical help from Windows experts, and very soon will be able to access the newest Windows 8 devices and receive design guidance from designers and digital agencies. Get technical guidance from Windows 8 experts Our Windows experts are on...
7 Nov 2012
Learning Announcement: Pluralsight Training Offer for MSDN Subscribers
Effective today, MSDN subscribers can sign up for a 12-month “starter” subscription with Pluralsight. The subscription comes with more than 20 of Pluralsight’s most popular courses, including several new Visual Studio 2012 courses: · Introduction to Visual Studio 2012 – part 1 · ALM with TFS 2012 Fundamentals...
15 Oct 2012
Announcement: Free Training with Microsoft Learning Partners
Learn about the latest technology from Microsoft at a location near you. These one to two-day events happening around the world focus on Microsoft's most recent technology releases and provide you a first-hand look at the latest product features and enhancements. Technology events are hosted by Microsoft...
12 Oct 2012
Event: Application Lifecycle Management with Visual Studio 2012 *New Dates Added*
We have two new dates for the ALM Visual Studio 2012 event! 23rd October 2012 – London, Cardinal Place 30th October 2012 – Reading, TVP We will be using the following technologies during the session: Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft Visual Studio 2012, Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server...
17 Sep 2012
Announcement: Developers Get Your Apps into the Windows Store Now
We’re very excited to announce the last significant milestone in the rollout of the Windows Store before the general availability of Windows 8 on October 26. The Store is now open for app submissions from all developers – individuals and companies – in our supported markets – and the UK is one of those...
12 Sep 2012
Announcement: Windows Azure Training Kit Updated
The Windows Azure Training Kit includes a comprehensive set of technical content including hands-on labs and presentations that are designed to help you learn how to use the latest Windows Azure features and services. If you’ve not heard of it before this is a great learning resource and well worth taking...
27 Aug 2012
Guest Post: Get yourself trained (and fed) – for free
Ryan O’Neill is a software developer working from his home office in rural Herefordshire). Work normally involves .Net, SQL Server and a good sprinkling of web although I'm a good all rounder. Richard Wilde and I run the Hereford branch of the Next Generation User Group which meets once a month in Shire...
22 Aug 2012
Windows 8 Camps Update!
Hi everyone! Windows 8 is almost here and places are filling up fast for the Dev Camps! So that you can see what events are running where, here’s a list of camps for you to attend. There are limited numbers at each event so if you want free training, app support and to get ahead...
6 Aug 2012
Free Windows 8 Training & App Store Opportunities
The RTM of Windows 8 has recently just been announced and MSDN UK are looking to help UK companies, brands and individuals to get their applications into the Windows 8 App store ahead of the OS being available for general release. If you have been working on some innovative, useful and informative...
11 Jul 2012
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