John and Golnaz are back for more and they've been on the road to Helsinki and to Silicon Valley. Check out the latest and greatest from Imagine Cup and watch out for popping toast! edit on WOWZAPP information: there were actually 3000 apps created and the event took place in 120 locations around…
Profile Guided Optimization, or PGO, is an approach to optimization where the compiler uses profile information to make better optimization decisions for the program. Profiling is the process of gathering information of how the program is used during runtime. In a nutshell, PGO is optimizations…
Windows Azure in the Day Two Keynote If you have not had a chance to watch anything from Build yet I would highly recommend starting with theday two keynote with Satya Nadella. These are some of the riskiest (and best) demos I've seen at a Microsoft conference to date. Beyond the risk and…
Canadian MVPs James Chambers, Colin Melia, and Bruce Johnson recap key moments from //build. Hear about what they saw and heard during the week they spent in Redmond, what's new and exciting for developers, interesting sessions to watch on-demand, and more. Join the ConversationWhere you at…
Throwing an event the size and quality of Build is no small feat. And attending such an event is an overwhelming experience filled with education and stimulation. So, when it's all said and done we throw a well deserved party for all those who participated. This year, it was at the Seattle Center…
Defrag ToolsNov 06, 2012 at 9:50 AM2
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Mark Russinovich joins Larry Larsen and Andrew Richards for a live version of Defrag Tools where they take questions about troubleshooting Windows 8, the changes to the Sysinternals Tools, Driver support, VHD support, Security, and much more.
EdgeNov 05, 2012 at 5:20 PM1
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In this special Edge show episode, the team gives coverage of Build as it relates to IT professionals and recent announcements. More specifically, we cover: Windows 8 GA launch [00:58] Build Pre-conference stats [01:54] Day 1 keynote - Ballmer's demos Rick's Ballmer moments Hardware [03:27] Acer…
Laura FoyOct 31, 2012 at 5:04 PM3
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The Build hackathon is underway and loads of developers are hard at work creating apps for Windows 8, Windows Azure and Windows Phone 8. I stopped by just as they kicked off and caught some of the pre-event excitement. Take a look!
To 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,…
For Build 2012 we wanted to put on an amazing show while our attendees visited us on the Microsoft Redmond Campus. We know what you were thinking when we first announced the event, "Where will the keynotes be?" To make sure we had a great place for the show we constructed a structure for…