Category Archives: Windows 8.1

“Your Fans are Waiting” Microsoft’s Build Conference–Day 1

I am recently attended Microsoft’s Developer’s Conference, Build 2014.  When I have attended conferences, in the past, I have blogged about all the great announcements usually throughout the conference.  As I sit here, at the beginning of Day 3, I … Continue reading

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What Happened to My LayoutAwarePage?

Recently at the //Build/ Conference Microsoft showed off the development environment for Windows 8.1.  In less than an year Microsoft has rev’ed Visual Studio.  For Windows 8, Microsoft tried to provide project templates that got you heading in the right … Continue reading

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//Build/ is Over…Now What

Microsoft Build 2013 is over, I am back from San Francisco and I am starting to get back into the swing of things.  I have had time to contemplate my experience and I have had time to catch up on … Continue reading

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What is This ‘LayoutAwarePage’ You Speak Of

Update: The LayoutAwarePage is no more in Windows 8.1. Check out my new post What Happened to My LayoutAwarePage? The other day Microsoft released the Consumer Preview of their  next version of Windows.  The next version of Windows will bring Microsoft … Continue reading

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