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Happy 10th Channel 9
Avg Rating: 5(3)| 103,073 views this monthThis week marks the 10th anniversary of Channel 9. To honor the occasion I've put together a list of 10 of some of my favorite conversations on Channel 9. Of course we wouldn't be here without you, the Niners, so please comment below with how long you've been a Niner and links to some of…
Xbox One and Smartglass App for Channel 9
Avg Rating: 4.75(5)| 32,423 views this monthWhile we were at Build, we took advantage of a nice demo booth setup by Identity Mine, a Premier Plus partner in the Xbox app development program, to run through a demo of our Xbox One app for Channel 9. Identity Mine worked with our development team to add a Smartglass companion app to the Xbox One…
Use the Ch9 Events app to get your Build info!
Avg Rating: 5(1)| 3,779 views this monthAttending Build? Then make sure to get the Ch9 Events app installed on your device! Browse all the content of the conference once the session listings are available, follow your schedule, stay connected throughout the event and submit session evals afterwards. Download Ch9 Events for Windows 8 |…
Channel 9 has gone global!
Avg Rating: 5(4)| 1,493 views this monthBefore we launched the most recent version of Channel 9 we did a lot of work to make sure site performance was acceptable for our users. This involves data collection to try to determine what aspects of the site are slow, and then work to make it all better. At some point though, we run into…
Windows 8 App for Channel 9 now available
Avg Rating: 4.25(7)| 1,148 views this monthYou’ve seen this app before in various forms (we had a version in the consumer preview for Windows 8, and a beta up on the forum for awhile), but the v1 release just hit the Windows store. Features Pin your favorite shows and keep up to date with Live Tiles Watch videos with your choice of…
Captions now available on many Channel 9 videos
Avg Rating: 4.75(5)| 919 views this monthHey folks, starting a few years back, Channel 9 has been working to add caption support to our videos. There are two sides needed to make this happen; first we needed support in our code to store the captions, associate them with a video and display them in our primary players (Silverlight and HTML…
Twitter Cards launch for Channel 9
Avg Rating: 5(1)| 550 views this monthThese days, Twitter is one of the big social media channels for people talking about development, including Channel 9. Recently Twitter added a new feature, Twitter Cards, and it seemed like a perfect fit for our content ... especially the 'Player Card', which is designed to display video…
Announcing Visual Studio Achievements Beta
Avg Rating: 4.25(15)| 298 views this monthBring Some Game To Your Code!A software engineer's glory so often goes unnoticed. Attention seems to come either when there are bugs or when the final project ships. But rarely is a developer appreciated for all the nuances and subtleties of a piece of code--and all the heroics it took to write…
Kinect Demos with the Channel 9 teamC9Team Apr 14, 2011 at 1:55 AM 18 Clint Rutkas , Dan Fernandez , Duncan Mackenzie , Jeff Sandquist and Laura Foy
Avg Rating: 4.5(7)| 262 views this monthAs part of the day two MIX11 keynote, Jeff Sandquist led us through a set of cool Kinect demos featuring various members of the Channel 9 team (and others!). Check them out, they are cool, inspiring and even somewhat embarassing. Update: adding direct links to the various parts of this demo 1:36…