Building a Location-based App Using the Finder Template

The Windows 8 Finder Template is a template developed to allow developers to quickly and easily create a location based type application for the Windows 8 store. It allows a developer to easily pull existing point of interest data into the app to display on a map. If no point of interest data is available, … Continued

Build your next great game for Windows 8

Even if learning how to build Windows 8 application, if you are a Web Developer, is not a hard task, we still believe that starter kits (or templates) are one of the way to go to learn how to do it. One of the things I like to do on my Windows 8 device is … Continued

The 3rd developer movement challenge & the developer movement extension

If you follow us on Twitter or on Facebook, you probably already hear about the new challenge, and the developer movement extension, but we thought it would be good to do a blog post. Firstly, let’s start with the Developer Movement program extension: you now have until June 15th to participate, and get some points! … Continued

Build a Windows 8 application for your WordPress site – limited offer

A couple of weeks ago, we announced MetroPress, a Windows 8 template to create an HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript application related to self-hosted WordPress site that our friends at IdeaNotion created. I have much good news for you about this! MetroPress v2 – Now IdeaPress The guys at IdeaNotion worked hard to deliver a second … Continued

Howto make money with Windows 8 & Windows Phone

Let’s be honest, as developers we are building softwares for 1, or all of these 4 reasons: being famous, solving a problem, having fun, or getting money. Let’s talk about the money one for the Microsoft ecosystem by addressing the Windows 8, and Windows Phone 8 platform. Sell your app The first thing that comes to mind when … Continued