A new Windows 8 Training Video from Microsoft. This one is Tips and tricks for developing Metro style apps using XAML. Video description XAML is a great, familiar addition to the Windows 8 UI technology stack. This session will cover the top productivity tips and tricks across the runtime, performance, tools...

New Windows 8 Training video. This time it’s brought to you by Mehmet Kucukgoz and Khurram Zia. Video description (Vendor provided) Every minute, people around the world are taking pictures and recording personal video and audio. They are capturing family memories, personal victories, and all the...

A new Windows 8 Training Video. This one is taught by Chas Boyd. Video description Games are undoubtedly one of the most popular style of apps with users today and one of the largest money makers as well! If you have ever thought of writing a game, this session is for you! Windows 8 offers an end-to-end...

A new training video from Microsoft. Video description (From the Vendor) Your customers will expect your app to deliver a continuous experience even as they switch between apps and move between their devices. Come learn how to ensure your customers never lose their place in your app even when it is moved to...

Another Windows 8 Training video from Microsoft. This one introduces the Windows libraries for JavaScript for Windows 8. Video description In this session, you’ll see the Windows libraries for JavaScript, the toolkit developed specifically to build first-class Metro style apps using HTML. You’ll...

Another training video from Microsoft. This one deals with an Introduction to the Boot Performance Assessment. It’s brought to you by Rob Greenwell. Video Description The Windows boot process greatly affects the user’s perception of their PC. In this video, you will learn about how the Assessment and...

Another Windows 8 training video from Microsoft. This one is on improving battery life and energy efficiency It’s in Silverlight and presented by Charu Agrawal Video description Offering long battery life is important for all mobile devices. This video will demonstrate how the Assessment and Deployment Kit...

AT&T will be holding their annual developer conference in Las Vegas from January 8th through the 9th. They have a jam packed session schedule that if you take a close look reflects the upcoming release of Microsoft Windows 8. Apart from a lot of the typical mobile phone development sessions, they have sessions...

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...