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Captions now available on many Channel 9 videos
Avg Rating: 4.75(5)| 1,656 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)| 1,300 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…
Windows 8 App for Channel 9 now available
Avg Rating: 4.25(7)| 900 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…
Channel 9 has gone global!
Avg Rating: 5(4)| 822 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…
Announcing Visual Studio Achievements Beta
Avg Rating: 4.25(15)| 261 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…
Channel 9 turns 9!C9Team Mar 15, 2013 at 6:00 AM 48 Brian Peek , Charles , Clint Rutkas , Dan Fernandez , Duncan Mackenzie , Jeff Sandquist , Larry Larsen , Laura Foy , Golnaz and Rick Barraza
Avg Rating: 4.75(16)| 247 views this monthFrom our humble beginnings as a website built with alpha quality forum technologies that we stitched together with creative code and a lot of love, and our videos were made by a few dudes roaming the halls of Microsoft with a cheap camcorder – look at us now. Channel 9 streams live events to…
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)| 125 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…
Featured Sessions from Build 2013
Avg Rating: 0KeynotesDay 1 Keynote Steve Ballmer is joined on stage by Julie Larson-Green and others as they show off Windows 8.1, a ton of great Windows and Windows Phone devices, new Bing and Xbox One features and more. Day 2 Keynote Join Satya Nadella, President, Server and Tools Business, in this…
Build Day 1: The Hackathon has begun!
Avg Rating: 3.75(4)| 87 views this monthThe main event has started and tons of programmers, designers, coders and developers are busy at work trying to complete their app in the allotted 72 hours. I stopped by to pull them up for air and talk about their overall experience.
Developers you love, and why they love developing
Avg Rating: 5(2)| 85 views this monthTo kick off Build 2012, we put together a video featuring developers who have helped move the industry forward. We asked them to share why they love what they do. Hear what they have to say in this video, shown on day one at Build. Participants included: Anders Hejlsberg: Technical Fellow,…