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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


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


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


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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