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  • Blog Post: New Windows Dev Center Goes Live

    Yesterday we launched a new Windows Dev Center . You might ask “Why are you telling us about that, Brian?” Well, the answer is that my team is responsible for MSDN and much of the infrastructure behind it. We partner very closely with the Windows team team produce an awesome Windows Dev Center...
  • Blog Post: Experience //build/ Live!!!

    Today we kicked off the //build/ Conference in Seattle on the Microsoft campus. If you weren’t aware, you can watch a lot of the action live at Channel9.MSDN.com . Head on over and check out the Keynote sessions from Monday or tune into the Tuesday morning Keynote from Microsoft Server and Tools...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone 8 Unveiled

    SAN FRANCISCO — Oct. 29, 2012 — Microsoft Corp. today debuted Windows Phone 8, the latest version of the company’s smartphone operating system. Windows Phone 8 offers a truly personal phone experience, connecting you to the people and things that matter most. As part of the announcement...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft and Data Privacy Day: Helping You Take Control

    To mark Data Privacy Day 2013 , Microsoft commissioned research to help better understand people’s online privacy perceptions and expectations. One big takeaway from this study is that people need and want more information about their privacy options and help controlling their personal information...
  • Blog Post: $15,000 in Prizes Added to Windows Phone Next App Star challenge

    Microsoft recently announced a global contest that can help developers gain more visibility for their apps through featured placement in a Windows Phone television ad that will show during prime-time in the U.S. The response has been amazing with thousands of apps already submitted from around the world...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2012 Update 1 is now available!

    We are excited to announce Visual Studio 2012 Update 1, is now available. You can install it either from the download page (see "Visual Studio 2012 Update 1" under the "Additional software" section) or via the Extensions and Updates dialog in Visual Studio 2012. With this and future updates, we’re...
  • Blog Post: Welcome to the new Windows Phone Dev Center

    We are pleased to announce the debut of the Windows Phone Dev Center , the new online home for Windows Phone developers. The site, an evolution of our retired App Hub developer portal, is designed to provide everything you need to build, publish, and manage apps for Windows Phones around the world. The...
  • Blog Post: Time to Create - Visual Studio 2012 is officially launched!

    It’s an amazing time for developers. The number of platform choices they have is outstanding. From smartphones to slates, to big iron in the data center, Visual Studio has your creative needs covered. Today we officially launch the development environment, Visual Studio 2012. You can head over...
  • Blog Post: Your App Featured in a Windows Phone TV Ad

    Want more visibility for your apps? How about more customers? Then here's a one-of-a-kind opportunity to help you kick off the new year. We are launching a new contest with a very special top prize: your app could receive featured placement in a Windows Phone prime-time TV ad in the U.S. The contest...
  • Blog Post: System Center 2012 Configuration Manager - SP1 Beta Now Available for Download

    We are very pleased with the reception System Center 2012 has had since its release in April. Many organizations are in the process of deploying System Center 2012 Configuration Manager to help embrace consumerization while still maintaining corporate compliance and control. Over the past few months...
  • Blog Post: Laying the Foundation at TechEd North America 2013

    It’s that time of year again. Time to head south to the great city of New Orleans for TechEd North America 2013 . TechEd takes place June 3-6. TechEd is the place to go to explore and learn about new technologies, connect with your peers, and eat some of the unique food the New Orleans area has...
  • Blog Post: WOWZAPP 2012 Hackathon for Windows is Underway

    REDMOND, Wash. — Nov. 9, 2012 — Microsoft Corp. today kicked off WOWZAPP 2012: Worldwide Hackathon for Windows, the first simultaneous global hackathon for students, startups and professional developers in the company’s history. Following the recent Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 launches...