Software Development Kit (SDK) Archive

Interested in Developing Apps for Windows Phone 8? Get a Dev Center Subscription for just $8

Microsoft carefully guarded the keys to developing for Microsoft Windows Phone 8 for a very long time. In fact there was quite a bit of criticism that lead many of us in the tech world to question

Kinect SDK Beta 2 adds Windows 8 support

Earlier this week, Microsoft officials announced that they plan to release a Kinect  SDK for Windows for commercial usage in early 2012. Today, Microsoft has updated the other SDK that’s used for non commercial usage. This new

The road to Windows 8 Part 4 – What this means for Windows 8 developers

Welcome to part 4 of my series, The road to Windows 8. In the first part I talked about the BUILD conference. In the second part, I talked about what I believe to be the overall vision

Windows 8: Building applications for Metro UI

Microsoft released Windows 8 Developer Preview with the sole intention of introducing developers with the tools and techniques needed to develop applications for Metro UI. So far, Microsoft has only discussed about using Visual Studio Express to

Microsoft announces Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit (SDK)

Microsoft has released 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) beta. The Kinect is a horizontal camera that sits at the base of your TV. The device contains an RGB camera,