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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

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Build your next great game for Windows 8

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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

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The 3rd developer movement challenge & the developer movement extension

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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

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Windows Store App Labs now available in Montreal, register now, it’s free!

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I’m happy to announce that we now have Windows Store App Labs in Montreal. In my post about Notman House last week, I mention quickly the app labs, but I want to be sure everybody understands what is an App Lab!

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

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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!

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Howto make money with Windows 8 & Windows Phone

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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

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