Hello and welcome back to the links of the week. This week was another one with exciting announcements for Windows Azure, especially for the preview portal.
- Announcing: Improvements to the Windows Azure Portal – Announcement from Scott Guthrie about the enhancements to the Windows Azure Management Portal.
- Riak is now available on Windows Azure
- Windows Azure Mobile Services, Maps & More – A brilliant step-by-step example about the Windows Azure Mobile Services
- Announcing StockTrader 6 Reference Application: Cross-Device Mobile Applications with Windows Azure Cloud Services
- Introducing a New User Experience for Windows Azure Service Bus
- HTML5 Game Starter Kit for Windows 8
- Introduction to the HTML5 Game Starter Kit for Windows 8 by Lee Stott
- Real-Time Chart using HTML5 Push Notification (SSE) and ASP.NET Web API – An example created by Brij Mohan Dammani how real-time updates can be done using the native HTML5 push notifcation.
- Upgrading an MVC4 Visual Studio 2010 Solution to Visual Studio 2012 and .NET 4.5 and EF 5 – Kevin Labranche shows how you can upgrade an existing MVC4 solution built with VS 2010 to a VS 2012 solution.
Windows Phone 7
– Jan (@Horizon_Net)