Developers Slam Microsoft for Limiting Windows Phone 8 Preview

Indeed it’s true. Microsoft has somehow managed to prod the Windows Phone development community this week by announcing that the upcoming Windows Phone 8 SDK Preview Program will only be available on a limited basis to those developers with published apps. And  the full SDK will only be released once the final release of  Windows Phone 8 has been released as well. Obviously Windows Phone developers are not happy. Better to say they are angry, confused,  frustrated and even accusing Microsoft of negligence. Many are left wondering how this will effect Microsoft’s attempt to gain ground on the iOS and Android. Read the full story here.



Comments

  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • When it comes to cloud computing, enterprises often opt for software as a service (SaaS), developers favor platform as a service (PaaS), and small organizations or startups turn to infrastructure as a service (IaaS). But increasingly, IT departments of all stripes are identifying a distinctive mix of cloud services to meet their specific computing, business, and operational needs. This reference guide provides an overview of cloud computing, assistance on choosing the right cloud environment, and tips on how …

  • Today's "average" business in general is ever more reliant on technology and the Internet. Mobility is the most often cited business trend that has transformed the way many of us work and communicate. From an IT security perspective, this means that protection methods and tools from even a few years ago are rapidly becoming "unfit for purpose." This guide provides crucial facts to assist you in building a robust business case, meeting the demands of your business, and protecting against threats now and in the …

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

Latest Developer Headlines

RSS Feeds