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New Microsoft Surface 2.0 SDK Coming Next Week!

By Brandon LeBlanc

Yesterday the Microsoft Surface Team announced that next week they will be releasing the Microsoft Surface SDK and other tools for developers to start developing Surface applications for the next generation Surface device – the Samsung Starting on July 12th,… Read more

Windows 8 Previewed at D9

By Brandon LeBlanc

At the D9 conference today, Windows and Windows Live President Steven Sinofsky joined Walt Mossberg on stage to discuss more about the future of And Steven brought Corporate Vice President of Windows Program Management, Julie Larson-Green with him to show… Read more

Windows Phone Radio 27

By Brian Seitz

This week we welcome Ben Lower to the Ben works on the developer ecosystem team, and dropped by the podcast to talk about the team’s current Spring Cleaning campaign for He also spends time talking about key considerations when building… Read more

Kinect + Windows: New & Amazing Experiences through NUI

By Brandon LeBlanc

Steve Clayton today has posted today on the Official Microsoft Blog about bringing Kinect to Windows with a SDK that will be available later this He talks about how we believe this SDK will enable developers in the academic research… Read more

Kinect for Windows Demonstrated at MIX11

By Brandon LeBlanc

This last fall, we released Kinect for the Xbox Kinect enables controller free games and entertainment on Xbox 360 utilizing a gesture-based Natural User Interface (NUI). My colleague Steve Clayton has been blogging a lot about NUI on the Next… Read more

Kinect for Windows SDK Announced

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today on the Corporate Microsoft Blog, we announced that the Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) will be hitting this spring for This SDK will give academic researchers and enthusiasts access to There has been a lot of interest… Read more

Windows Phone Radio Episode 4

By Brian Seitz

The latest episode of Windows Phone Radio is live for you to download from the Zune Marketplace or for direct download This week we have special guest Andru Edwards, CEO of He swings by the Windows Phone Radio mobile studio… Read more

Windows Phone Press Event on October 11th

By Brian Seitz

Today I'm happy to share that invites have been distributed for a press conference with Steve Ballmer and Ralph de la Vega of AT&T that will happen October 11th in New York   It will be an exciting day, and while we… Read more

Seesmic releases Seesmic Desktop 2

By Brandon LeBlanc

Last Thursday, Seesmic officially released Seesmic Desktop Seesmic Desktop 2 is Seesmic’s brand new client for social network It’s no longer about just being a Twitter Seesmic Desktop 2 (SD2) brings together services like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and more through… Read more