A small mobile app development shop of professional video game developers who create XNA games for Windows
Phone 7 in their spare time. This video features their founder, Jason Weimann, talking about their Alpha Strike game, which these developers made virtually in one sitting.
Jason explains how he was able to get his development environment set up using the BizSpark program. Microsoft BizSpark is a global program that helps fast-track the success of early stage technology startups with all the right resources, including software, support & marketing visibility.
Jason talks with Aaron Stannard, ISV Architect Evangelist.
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Other ISV Videos
For videos on developing for Windows Phone 7, see:
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- Talking with Karmak.com about business applications on Windows Phone 7
- BinaryDads talk about building applications for Windows Phone 7
- Game Design and Development in Silverlight for Windows Phone 7
- Credit Card Processing for Windows Phone 7 on Windows Azure
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- ProModel Adds Simulation, Visualization to Microsoft Project
- Thumb-Driven Workflow on Windows 7 Slates from Blue Dot Solutions
- Accumulus Makes Subscription Billing Easy for Windows Azure
- Azure Email-Enables Lists, Low-Cost Storage for SharePoint
- Crowd-Sourcing Public Sector App for Windows Phone, Azure
- Food Buster Game Achieves Scalability with Windows Azure