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App Builder Is Now DVLUP

A new post was made over at the App Dev Clinic spreading the news that Microsoft’s App Builder Program is now DVLUP. Fans of the previous programs will enjoy many of the benefits, including exclusive challenges and rewards. You can earn points and get special badges for completing different activities. Head over to the DVLUP […]

WormRun

Just wanted to let you know about a new game as well as a really nice DevRadio episode about the making of the game. Here is a direct link to the episode: http://channel9.msdn.com/Blogs/DevRadio/Microsoft-DevRadio-Community-Corner-An-Interview-with-Mike-Christatos-and-Andy-Wallace-Creators-of-W About this Video: Stacey Mulcahy welcomes Mike Christatos and Andy Wallace from Golden Ruby Games as they discuss how they created “WormRun” […]

App Naming

Developers tend to be straight forward in how we name things.  Sometimes, we have a hard time coming up with an interesting app name.  For gaming, this is why made my Video Game Name Generator apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone.  It comes up with some great names/ideas for games, but what about your […]

Coffee Anyone

Trilogy Software is local to Upstate NY and has a very interesting game in the Windows 8 store called “Coffee Anyone?”  It is a nice little game and is coffee related for those that LOVE coffee.  You need to catch certain types of coffee beans and donuts.  It works for both mouse and touch screens.  […]

The Puppy Eat

This application was created during a two day hackathon at RIT.  It is a twist on a traditional dropping object game.  The object get as many puppies as possible in 60 seconds.  If there is a green puppy, you can get extra time or even get a power-up to make you invincible.  The red puppies […]