Windows Phone 8.1 Training Opportunities: //publish/ events coming to a city near you!

By Kalyan Vadrevu

May 5, 2014   Comments

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Windows Phone 8.1 and the converged development platform are here! Get the details and support from community experts to bring your universal Windows apps to life.

//publish/ is coming May 16-17 and it’s going to be a unique global learning opportunity. Come to //publish/ to get in-person support to finish Windows Phone apps you’re already working on, and get them ready to publish to the store. Meanwhile, //learn/ and Jump Start are online events covering the basics and more in-depth aspects of 8.1 development. They’ve just ended and are available on-demand for you to learn from anytime and anywhere. Read on for all of the details.


May 16 – 17, 2014

//publish/ is a series of global events offering you the opportunity to finish and polish your app with expert guidance and support that will help you get ahead in the game. Attend one of the events in-person and you will receive expert guidance and support for app design, performance, testing, publishing and Unity porting in an inspiring setting. This is a truly global happening, with events running simultaneously at over 60 different locations worldwide. All sites are connected by “The Board,” a big online digital dashboard to inspire you even more to get that app published. You’ll find //publish/ an extraordinary opportunity to learn, share and code connected to your global peers via a unique online experience. Get your apps over the finish line and published in the store. Register early as space is limited. Click here to register.

//learn/ and Jump Start on-demand

Before //publish/, take advantage of two great learning events that recently concluded:

  • Sessions from //learn/ are now available online for anytime, anywhere viewing. Learn to build your own universal Windows app, get training on the new application lifecycle, the new XAML runtime, the new Silverlight features, and more. Click here to view sessions from //learn/.
  • Jump Start is a more advanced webinar for experienced developers to explore best practices around optimized code and more. Jump Start is now also available on Channel 9.
  • We hope these events provide everything you need to build universal Windows apps, and can’t wait to see what you publish. Be sure you’re following @nokiadeveloper to get the latest details on these and more upcoming learning opportunities.