Windows 8 & Phone 8 UG August Meeting

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Last evening we had a User Group meeting in Microsoft Offices in Ra’anana, with a lot of activity and fun. Thank you all for participating!In the first part, we discussed the Windows 8 Store from various angles, end user and developer.In the second part, we discussed Windows Phone 7.x and the upcoming 8, along with other sporadic topics - C++, WinRT, DirectX, COM, XNA, XAML… it was fun! And don’t forget the giveaways!Just as a gentle reminder, out next meeting is on September 13th, where we’ll have an interesting session on “Metro” User Experience and User Interface from an...

First Meeting of the Windows Devices Israel User Group

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Yesterday evening we’ve held the first meeting of the new Windows Devices user group at Microsoft offices in Ra’anana. This first meeting was dedicated to Windows Phone 7. Elad and I had a lot of fun and we hope you guys had fun as well and learned something along the way. What we’ve done is talk about the Windows Phone platform in general, its capabilities, the tools used to write applications and games, while showing a few demos. We tried to answer as many general questions as we could, and those questions are definitely a basis for future meetings....

Announcing the Israeli Windows Phone User Group

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Although Windows Phone is not yet officially launched in Israel, it’s time for Israeli developers to start developing for the Windows Phone platform, even if most don’t have an actual device at hand. A new user group dedicated to development for Windows Phone has been created, managed by Tomer Shamam and yours truly. The first meeting will be held on December 27th at the Microsoft Offices in Ra’anana. Please use this link to register and view the agenda: http://introwindowsphone.eventbrite.com In this first meeting, Tomer and I will talk about the Windows Phone ecosystem, where to get tools...