Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 have a converged push notifications platform and development model. In this talk we dive into great new things with the Tiles, Toast and background push notifications that can you can incorporate in your apps. We walk through some best practices and work through sample code on how you can use push notifications in your apps.
In this session the Randy will discuss core Windows Azure capabilities including: Virtual Machines, Cloud Services, Web Sites, Mobile Services, Storage, and the Building Block Services. A demo of Azure management portal through a simple ASP.NET web application will show the power of Windows Azure service deployment and operational model.
Apps need network connectivity to work their magic. Windows 10 is introducing a set of new networking APIs that will improve the user and developer experience around getting device connectivity. We'll discuss radio management and Wi-Fi scan, tethering APIs along with Hotspot 2.0. Speaker: Lillian Tseng.