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Windows 8 is the single biggest opportunity for developers on Microsoft stack! Live around Columbus, OH and develop for Windows Phone/Windows 8 or simply want to get started? Come join us for our very own Windows 8 Dev Unleashed event brought to you by Microsoft & The Windows Developer User Group (http://thewindowsdeveloperusergroup.com/).
This Windows 8 hackathon-style event is run by your local developer community & completely FREE! Come learn from experts in Windows 8 Store Style App development & kickstart your dream App. Spend the morning with short lectures covering key topics on demand or work on hands-on labs or pair up with someone towards your own Windows 8 App. Compete with your App by the end of day in the hackathon for a chance to win some great prizes!
So, what are you waiting for? Bring your laptop & fresh ideas; we'll provide the coffee & lunch. Let's get hacking!
Event Software Pre-Requisites:
- Windows 8 OS, running on the metal or in a VM.
- You can download Windows 8 as an MSDN Subscriber or try the free Evaluation version.
- Visual Studio 2012.
- Visual Studio Express 2012 for Windows 8 is the free version that has all that you need to develop Windows 8 Store Apps or you can download complete versions of Visual Studio as an MSDN Subscriber.
- Download links @ http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/apps/br229516.
- More information for Dev Unleashed event attendees @ http://devunleashed.com/windows-8-unleashed/windows-8-unleashed-resources/#attendee.
- Top 10 steps to build your Windows 8 Store App in XAML/C# [Samidip Basu]
- Build your dream Windows 8 Store App in HTML/JS [Dan Shultz]
- Windows 8 Game Starter Kit [Doug Mair]
- Windows 8 XAML/C# Tips & Tricks [Chris Ellis & Samidip Basu]
- Using MVVM/SQLite in Windows 8 XAML Apps [Samidip Basu]
- CodeMash Re-Hash [Multiple Participants]
- All day [All of us]