The 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.
In January we shared some thoughts on our approach to developer events, including a commitment to come back with more on our plans for an event this coming fall. Well, here it is: our next developer conference will be this fall, and it's (again) called BUILD. It will be held on Microsoft's…
This week on Channel 9, Brian and Dan discuss the week's top developer news, including; [00:18] Build [01:39] Build Hackathon [03:00] TypeScript 0.9 Preview Release (S. Somasegar),TypeScript for Visual Studio 2012 [03:48] Anders Hejlsberg, Steve Lucco, Luke Hoban: TypeScript 0.9 - Generics and More…
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!
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This year's Hackathon, we had over 500 participants building an app from scratch in 50 hours for Windows Store, Windows Phone, and/or Windows Azure for a chance to win $24,000 in prizes! Check out the 1st place winners: 1st place, Windows Phone – iSmack – A Windows Phone app that measure the…
In this episode, Corrina continues the Design Tips miniseries by sharing her insights on how to use wireframes to improve the design and development process for Windows Phone applications. She walks through why wireframeing is an important part of the process of creating a WP7 application.…
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…
This week on Channel 9, Brian and Clint discuss the week's top developer news, including; [00:31] Build 2013 [01:04] #785 – Using the Visual Profiler Tool, #783 – Downloading and Installing the WPF Performance Suite (Sean Sexton), WPF Performance Suite [01:45] Brew 1.0 has arrived! [Found Via: The…