Posts in Visual Studio

November 22, 2013

Kinect for Windows v2 Developer Preview Starts Today

By Gavin Gear

**Update: this program has been extended – please see the Kinect for Windows team blog post for more is an exciting day for gamers and tech enthusiasts: Xbox One has officially launched and is publically available! Today is also an… Read more

September 26, 2013

Microsoft @ Maker Faire 2013 NYC

By Gavin Gear

Maker Faire is an event that draws in a diverse community with one thing in common: a passion for making At Maker Faire you’ll see amazing inventions, artwork, DIY projects, robots, electronics projects and much At Maker Faire it’s hard… Read more

September 9, 2013

Getting Windows 8.1 RTM bits

By Brandon LeBlanc

Based on the feedback from you and our partners, we’re pleased to announce that we will be making available our current Windows and Windows Pro RTM builds (as well as Windows Server 2012 R2 RTM builds) to the developer and… Read more

April 12, 2010

Availability of Visual Studio 2010 & .NET Framework 4 Announced

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today Microsoft is announcing the availability of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework   Somasegar, Senior Vice President of the Developer Division here at Microsoft, has posted about the release of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 and the… Read more

March 10, 2010

Develop for Windows

By Brandon LeBlanc

As developers evolve, so do their And, we are evolving with To-date, Windows 7 has sold a record-breaking 90 million licenses making it the fastest selling operating system in This creates an awesome opportunity for developers to create some stunning… Read more

February 23, 2010

Celebrating International Mother Language Day 2010

By Brandon LeBlanc

Did you know that it is estimated that every 14 days, a language disappears? I didn’t know It is unfortunate and sad to hear a language, something that is so important to a culture, can disappear so And when a… Read more