There’s a new Windows 8 Security eBook by Onuora Amobi out for purchase right now. It’s called Windows 8 Security – A comprehensive overview of security in Microsoft’s newest Operating System. It’s a comprehensive look at the different types of security available in Windows 8. You can read more details here. It’s...

cloud storage Video from Microsoft about cloud storage. Modern apps don’t just store data on local disks. Your users expect to have 24/7 access to their files and settings wherever they go. This video will show you how you can use Windows Azure Storage and SQL Azure to store your data to give your users the experience...

wi-fi over mobile Another new Microsoft video. The Windows Hardware Certification program helps to ensure the quality, compatibility, and operation of mobile broadband drivers and device firmware with Windows 8. The Windows Hardware Certification Kit (HCK) helps to decrease connectivity times and lower power...

driver code analysis Another new Microsoft video. This video provides a deep discussion of advanced code analysis techniques, tips and tricks that help you reduce costs while increasing the quality of your drivers. You will learn how to use the updated Standard Annotation Language (SAL) to discover higher-quality bugs...

New Windows Video from Microsoft. Microsoft’s virtualization solution Hyper-V is no longer just for servers. In Windows 8, developers and testers will be able to use the powerful virtualization capabilities of Hyper-V to help them do more with less hardware. Yes, even on the Windows 8 desktop, Hyper-V will be...

Another Microsoft video. If you’re building apps that span multiple devices applications and you’re curious about what the cloud can offer, this video is for you. The video will answer the following questions: Is it possible to deploy scalable Web apps and services on Windows Azure? How about storing data in the...

Another video from Microsoft. This video shows how the new claims based access control capabilities in Windows 8 significantly enhances security. It also enhances the security audit and analysis capabilities for compliance and business forensic analysis. Microsoft describe the new expression-based auditing policies...

Another video from Microsoft. Building a great social gaming experience for your users can be a challenging task. Your game has to be well designed, have a great user interface and perform under the most demanding conditions. This session will show how Windows 8 empowers you to build great user experiences with...

Another Windows Azure video. Learn how to harness the power of both the modern browser and the cloud to build a lightning fast Web app. Microsoft go in depth into the architecture of a highly scalable Web app built on Windows Azure and you will learn how to effectively use various scaling techniques such as...

New Windows 8 video from Microsoft. Xbox LIVE, Microsoft’s premier entertainment service, is coming to Windows 8. Whether you are developing a game or another kind of entertainment app for Windows 8, Xbox LIVE can help your app stand out in the crowd and help engage and delight users. You will learn about how to...