Visual Studio Achievements for Windows Phone is out there for developers which was a project of Microsoft’s Channel 9 but later picked up by developer Den Delimarsky.
Visual Studio Achievements is a free app which allows developers to track their achievements, compare and share their scores with friends etc.
You can find Visual Studio Achievements detail on Channel 9 and Den blog.
Download Visual Studio Achievements for Windows Phone
In 2010, ADR Studio designed Apple iWatch concept and shared its photos and now after two years they have posted photos of Apple iWatch2 concept with some features descriptions, whereas no original iWatch was launched in market by Apple.
iPhone SJ Concept Design Photos by ADR Studio
iPhone SJ Concept Design Video
iPhone 5 Concept Design with Two Home Buttons
iWatch2 Concept Features
WiFi and Bluetooth
Integrated RSS Reader
Weather forecast system
Possibility to connect with Bluetooth or WiFi to iPhone / iPad
LCD projector to show everywhere pictures by your iPhone / iPad
However much fun you have shooting video, the real satisfaction comes later, when you bring it into your editing suite and turn hours of footage into something tight, special and genuinely watchable.
You can throw together something acceptable with free software like Windows Movie Maker, but with the tools you’ll find over the next few pages, you can make it look truly professional.
Most video editors available at this price work in a similar way. You import your clips from whatever you shot or saved them on, arrange them in a storyboard view if you like, then jump into a multi-track [...]
Microsoft has released toolkit for Windows Phone 7 app developers that make use of Windows Azure cloud services.
According to official blog:
“The Windows Azure Toolkit for Windows Phone 7 is designed to make it easier for you to build mobile applications that leverage cloud services running in Windows Azure. The toolkit includes Visual Studio project templates for Windows Phone 7 and Windows Azure, class libraries optimized for use on the phone, sample applications, and documentation.”
You must have the following items to run the project template and the sample solution included [...]
The $100 Microsoft LifeCam Studio webcam has a 1080p sensor that’s 2.2 times larger than a 720p webcam. It also has TrueColor, a tech that optimizes the image so your video stream look better to the other person. It’s pretty good!
Some quick factoids:
• It’s a widescreen 1080p image, so you can get more people into the shot at once, for group webcamming
• There’s a ultra-wideband microphone that captures audio from all over the place
• 360-degree swivel for the camera itself
• A tripod mountable base if you want to stand it up on your desk or somewhere on a tripod
Content is king most of us are firm believers of the same old rule but another important element in your design will be the overall layout, color scheme of your blog. If you’re new to design this can be a real challenge, as it takes some training to understand how colors work together.
Here are top 65 stunning blogs with nice and interesting design. We selected those with great interface, graphically beautiful, unique personalities and styles. You might inspired by these designs.
aiAlex – Artificially Intelligent Life
Big Sweater [...]
VideoStudio is a video editing software package developed by Corel Corporation, the popular one on the market today. The software is designed to make it easy to turn video clips and photos into fun movies and slide shows. The program provides all essential tools for video editing and disc authoring such as importing video and photo from other devices including camcorders, cameras or TV, adding titles, music and special effects to movie, make it look professional and then sharing video with family and friends.
PowerDirector is one of popular video [...]
In an effort to persuade the UK Government to move forward with the project as soon as possible, design studio, Pristmanngoode, has unveiled its high speed train concept, the Mercury. The company has previously worked with Chinese rolling stock manufacturer, Sifang, to design high speed trains for China and other parts of the world and now believes that a new high speed train is vital for the future of Britain. Perhaps taking London’s famous buses as an example, the Mercury is a double-decker train that incorporates a flexible, open plan design that Priestmanngoode says allows passengers [...]
At WPC 2010 Microsoft has announced Windows Phone developer tools beta which is also available for download. This new beta version of Windows Phone developer tools contains some major changes and bug fixes.
Windows Phone Developer Tools Beta Includes:
Visual Studio 2010 Express for Windows Phone Beta
Windows Phone Emulator Beta
Silverlight for Windows Phone Beta
Microsoft Expression Blend for Windows Phone Beta
XNA Game Studio 4.0 Beta
You may read the release notes to know whats new in Windows Phone Developer Tools Beta.
Download Windows Phone Developer Tools Beta
When it comes to external hard drives, it’s OK to be a little superficial. WD’s new My Book Studio LX will keep you stealing glances with its aluminum, Mac-matching body and handy customizable e-label.
We trust WD’s My Books to be solid on the inside—this one comes in 1TB and 2TB capacities, has 256-bit hardware encryption and lets you plug in with FireWire 800 or USB 2.0—so a new design on the outside is always welcome.
This one is built from aluminum to compliment your Mac, and its always-on e-label lets you keep an eye on what type of files you’re storing [...]