All posts by Anita Chauhan

Windows 8 Workshop #1: So you want to learn how to how to build apps for Windows 8?

We’ve teamed up with HTML5 Toronto + Javascript Toronto to bring the Toronto developer community this great workshop on Windows 8 App Development. Tickets are only $5.00 (what a steal!).

The event is taking place on this March 10, 2013, from 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M., at the Burroughs Building. This is the first of 3 events planned to get you all acquainted with Windows 8 Development, and will feature the following:

Workshop #1 includes:

•    Intro to Windows 8 Keynote
•    Install-fest to get your development environments up and running – so bring your own laptop
•    Windows 8 design overview and paradigms to keep in mind when building your apps!
•    A great networking session with people in your industry!

The next two workshops will be planned for March and April; all culminating in a neat little surprise at the end! For further event information and to purchase a ticket, check out the event page here.

Good news! Now, for a limited time, we are giving away 5 free tickets to this event. To win, tweet out:

“Start learning how to build apps for Win8 March 10 https://www.atendy.com/event/microsoft-windows-8-workshop-1-8559?

Winners will be randomly selected this Wednesday, March 6th.

Good luck,

The DevTO team


#jQuery Ticket Giveaway!

Still interested in going to #jQueryTO?

Today at 12 P.M. we will be doing a draw via Twitter Twitter Chicken Dinner to randomly select a winner!

If you didn’t already know, #jQueryTO is the first ever jQuery conference in Toronto.  Spread over two days (March 2-3, 2013) and pulling together over 30 speakers and 4 amazing keynotes, this conference aims to “provide insight into the future of development, design, user experience & mobile using JavaScript, HTML & CSS.”  If you’re into front-end development, then this conference is right up your alley.

Find out more about the conference here.

So enter to win a FREE ticket today by Tweeting “#DevTO I want to go to #jQueryTO!” for your chance to win.

Winners will be announced this Thursday.

Psst! If you don’t win tomorrow and are still interested in going, tickets are still available; register here today.

Good luck!

The DevTO Team