Early last year, in 2013, Alejandro and I kicked off a design service called Facelift. The idea was to help developers redesign their Windows and Windows Phone apps (we’ll just call in Windows apps moving forward). We finished the year with close to 80 Facelifts delivered to developers from all over the world thanks to partnerships with Microsoft, Nokia and AppCampus.
If a hackathon and a cross-country road trip had a baby, it would look a lot like StartupBus. Every year, they run a competition where you are challenged to conceive, build, and launch a startup while traveling 100km/h on a bus.
Every time someone quits their job it costs your company a lot of money. There are direct costs like searching for and training new employees, but there are also substantial indirect costs like lost sales relationships, lower productivity, and loss of knowledge when experienced employees leave.
Building video games can be an extremely fun and rewarding experience, but it comes with some unique challenges. Whether you are a seasoned programmer or just getting started, one of the hardest parts of creating a game is just knowing where to start
The newest version of Unity is out and it brings with it lots of changes, new features and bug fixes. A lot of these new features and bug fixes are focused around Windows Store and Windows Phone App development
So you’re a tech startup looking to get in on the goodness that is BizSpark (I mean who doesn't want free Microsoft software & $150 a month for cloud hosting for 3 years amiright?), so you applied but you got the dreaded "it does not appear that you meet all the eligibility requirements at this time".
J'adore montrer des applications développées par des Montréalais qui ont été des succès internationaux dans les marchés Windows Phone et Windows 8. J'ai eu le plaisir de faire une entrevue avec le développeur et le designeur derrière le phénomène mondial DualShot. L'objectif de cette entrevue était de découvrir les techniques qu'ils ont utilisées pour commercialiser leur application et où ils avaient le plus grand succès. Alors voilà l'entrevue avec Sébastien Lachance et Vincent Gosselin.