Friday, November 23, 2012

Windows 8 apps: Televideo RAI available

Televideo RAI is available on the Windows Store for Windows 8. The application is free to download.

You can access the main pages from index, navigate to previous or next pages or directly to the desired page by entering its number.
The application is not official.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

WPC2012 @ Milan

Overnet, in collaboration with the Main Partner Microsoft organizes WPC2012.
WPC is, for 18 years, the most important Italian technical conference on Microsoft technologies.
This year WPC faces a new challenge, act as the point of reference for Italian professionals: what should be the elements of a winning conference technology?
3 days full of news and updates on all MS technologies: complete 360 ​​degree view of the world for Development and Information Technology.

Wednesday, November 20 I will be available at the booth Ask The Expert with my colleagues Beppe and Gianni for any questions and curiosity.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Windows Embedded RoadMap announced

Here you can read more about Windows Embedded Products Road Map!

Thursday, November 8, 2012


On November 20th, at the Microsoft Innovation Campus in Milan, there will be the Italian Intelligent Systems Launch Tour appointment.

You are invited to join Microsoft to discover and learn about the future of Windows Embedded and Windows 8. Microsoft will present the Windows Embedded roadmap, with a preview about the new technologies and Embedded features, and you will have the opportunity to talk first-hand with Embedded experts.

BEPS will be present as Silver Sponsor and it will show Windows Embedded Devices to put in evidence the peculiar embedded features.

For details and registration:

Monday, November 5, 2012

Windows Phone 8.o SDK available!

After Windows Phone launch on Monday 29 October, Microsoft released Windows Phone 8.0 SDK. It can be downloaded here:
In order to use Windows Phone 8 Emulator your need to turn on Hyper-V on your PC:
Anyway, as it is written on official SDK download page: 
If your computer meets the hardware and operating system requirements, but does meet the requirements for the Windows Phone 8 Emulator, the Windows Phone SDK 8.0 will install and run. However, the Windows Phone 8 Emulator will not function and you will not be able to deploy or test apps on the Windows Phone 8 Emulator.

During SDK installation you need to restart:

Starting a new project with Visual Studio 2012 you'll find these templates for C#:

And these templates for C++

When you create a new Windows Phone application you can select the target version:

And you can run it on different kinds of emulators:

Older emulator is still available and Visual Studio 2012 can open older projects created by Visual Studio 2010.
This is the new Windows Phone 8.0 emulator: