Windows 8.1 Preview and other Build Conference Announcements

The past 48 hours of Build have held a slew of Microsoft Device and Services announcements.  I’ve been live tweeting the keynotes,official announcements and links to get the new bits.

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If you’re a developer go grab the 8.1 preview and Visual Studio 2013 preview bits!

Then if you’ve missed my Twitter stream you can catch up below (sorted by newest).  Enjoy!

David Isbitski@thedavedev53m

Xbox Announces Landmark Deal with Time Warner Cable to Bring More Live TV to Xbox 360 http://news.xbox.com/2013/06/ent-time-warner … #msft #xbox

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Microsoft Channel 9@ch911h

Day 2 Keynote up for on-demand viewing (well, it was always available, but now you can download) http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Build/2013/1-002 … … enjoy! #bldwin

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Microsoft Channel 9@ch915h

Build Day 1: The Hackathon has begun! http://dlvr.it/3ZhN4t

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Scott Guthrie@scottgu15h

Will be live on channel9 with @shanselman in about a minute

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WindowsAzure@WindowsAzure18h

Join the #AzureDev community & help giveaway $100k to 5 technology education #nonprofits: http://msft.it/6017Z6EW #bldwin

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David Isbitski@thedavedev18h

What happened at the Build conference? http://blogs.unity3d.com/2013/06/27/build-conference/ … #Unity #gamedev #bldwin #win8dev #wpdev #xbox

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Chris Bannon@b4nn0n19h

Debug in multiple browsers and refreshing browsers from VS looks slick. Nice text-editor enhancements too. #bldwin

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JeffWeber@JeffWeber18h

Good to hear Unity Pro for Windows Store will be free for current Unity Pro owners. Nice! Would have paid with no hesitation!

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Steven Guggenheimer@StevenGuggs18h

Keynotes are officially over. Catch you on @redditiAmA in a few minutes at noon. Stop by and Ask Me Anything cc/@johnshew @microsoft @bldwin

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David Isbitski@thedavedev18h

Babylon.js: a complete JavaScript framework for building 3D games with HTML 5 and WebGL : http://blogs.msdn.com/b/eternalcoding/archive/2013/06/27/babylon-js-a-complete-javascript-framework-for-building-3d-games-with-html-5-and-webgl.aspx … #html5 #webgl #js #gamedev

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David Isbitski@thedavedev18h

More popular apps coming to the Windows Store announced at Build 2013 http://blogs.windows.com/windows/b/bloggingwindows/archive/2013/06/27/more-popular-apps-coming-to-the-windows-store-announced-at-build-2013.aspx … via @windowsblog #win8 #bldwin

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WindowsAzure@WindowsAzure20h

As announced by @ScottGu: Autoscale is now built directly into #WindowsAzure for Cloud Services #VirtualMachines and #WebSites!!I #bldwin

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David Isbitski@thedavedev20h

Autoscaling feature in Azure now is pure win. #bldwin

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David Isbitski@thedavedev21h

Announcing General Availability of Azure Mobile Services, Web Sites & continued Service innovation! http://bit.ly/13aqynl #azure #bldwin

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David Isbitski@thedavedev21h

Voxer, Walgreens, ABC News and more major apps for Windows Phone 8 are here http://blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/b/windowsphone/archive/2013/06/27/voxer-walgreens-abc-news-and-more-major-apps-for-windows-phone-8.aspx … via @windowsblog #wpdev #msft

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David Isbitski@thedavedev21h

Nice vendor prefix support for css tags by hovering over elements built right into visual studio! #bldwin

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David Isbitski@thedavedev21h

Nice! Peak Definition ftw! #buildwin

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Brent Schooley@brentschooley21h

Gotta love that SignalR integration for live reload in VS. #bldwin

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VisualStudio@VisualStudio21h

Nice. SignalR Inside of #vs2013 @shanselman demoing #vs2013 and http://ASP.net @ #bldwin #dotnet pic.twitter.com/0s3C9vexEn

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WindowsAzure@WindowsAzure21h

Curious about what that intro video was all about at #bldwin keynote…Check it out: http://msft.it/6013khUN #AzureDev

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David Isbitski@thedavedev21h

Build Day 2 Keynote starting in 10 mins! Watch it live on @ch9 http://channel9.msdn.com #bldwin #win8 @WindowsAzure #msft

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David Isbitski@thedavedev27 Jun

The Netflix Tech Blog: HTML5 Video in IE 11 on Windows 8.1 http://techblog.netflix.com/2013/06/html5-video-in-ie-11-on-windows-81.html … #ie11 #html5 #win8

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Build@bldwin26 Jun

The Day 1 Build keynote video is now available on demand at http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Build/2013/1-001 …

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Scott Hanselman@shanselman26 Jun

Great getting started tutorial for http://ASP.NET MVC 5 and VS2013: http://www.asp.net/mvc/tutorials/mvc-5/introduction/getting-started … @aspnet #bookmarked

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Laurent Bugnion@LBugnion26 Jun

Amazing how behaviors went from small experiment by the wpf disciples to super powerful components that are just plain awesome #bldwin

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Adam Kinney@adkinn26 Jun

WebGL, like 2D canvas, but low-level, steeper learning curve but more performance potential. Not just 3D, but power to manage GPU. #bldwin

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

I Bing, you Bing? Time to take the No. 2 search engine seriously http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/i-bing-you-bing-time-take-no-2-search-engine-6C10457031 … via @NBCNewsTech #msft #cloud

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Tim Heuer@timheuer26 Jun

RenderTargetBitmap!!!! pic.twitter.com/OSDqZkLElq

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Adam Kinney@adkinn26 Jun

WinJS 2.0 – Built for speed, even more ux patterns, greater flexibility to differentiate, enhanced for end user efficiency #bldwin

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

XAML devs be sure to tune into @ch9 now for an overview of what’s new in Windows 8.1! http://channel9.msdn.com #bldwin #xaml

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Tim Heuer@timheuer26 Jun

About to start my #bldwin session. Tune in on @ch9 or come to South 102-103 ballroom! #xaml

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Hands-on with Windows 8.1 Preview: Windows 8 done right http://ars.to/14a7cLE #win8

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Damien Guard@damienguard26 Jun

If you go to http://Netflix.com in IE11 you can watch video with no silverlight or other plugins. HTML 5 adaptive streaming!

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Bing at Build 2013: Weaving an Intelligent Fabric http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/06/26/bingbuild.aspx … via @bing

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Lance McCarthy@lancewmccarthy26 Jun

Totally awesome wall of @windowsphone goodness #3sec #vine #wpdev https://vine.co/v/hzDdr2pwOvj

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Introducing IE11: The Best Way to Experience the Web on Modern Touch Devices : http://blogs.msdn.com/b/ie/archive/2013/06/26/introducing-ie11-the-best-way-to-experience-the-web-on-modern-touch-devices.aspx … #ie11 #html5 #js

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Rey Bango@reybango26 Jun

IE11 supports adaptive streaming in HTML5. Youtube takes advantage of it! #ie11

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

$19 “Summer Break” limited time offer – start publishing apps for Windows Phone today http://blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/b/wpdev/archive/2013/06/26/19-summer-break-limited-time-offer-start-publishing-apps-for-windows-phone-today.aspx … via @windowsblog

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Dave Shea@mezzoblue26 Jun

Credit where it’s due, the IE11 dev tools make me want to actually use them. https://twitter.com/thebeebs/status/349949313473998848 …

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VisualStudio@VisualStudio26 Jun

Guggs! Ask your question now on Channel 9 (@ch9) live – http://bit.ly/12muscb pic.twitter.com/OOJz1NCimz

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Ton of awesome stuff coming out of Build today! More cowbell!! #bldwin #usdpe http://sdrv.ms/16zZJ8W

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Overview of WebGL in IE11 Preview http://bit.ly/1aff03A #html5 #js #gamedev

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Internet Explorer 11 Preview guide for developers http://bit.ly/1afabr9 #ie11 #js #html5

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Build 2013 and Visual Studio 2013 Preview – Somasegar’s blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs http://blogs.msdn.com/b/somasegar/archive/2013/06/26/visual-studio-2013-preview.aspx … #msft #vstudio

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Windows Phone Developer Registration now $19! http://dev.windowsphone.com #wp8dev

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Ben Lower@benlower26 Jun

Developers: want to get your hands on the new Kinect for Windows early? Apply for our new developer kit program. http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/kinectforwindowsdev/newdevkit.aspx …

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Flipboard@Flipboard26 Jun

Flipboard is coming to @Windows http://flip.it/kTh0o

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

The Windows 8.1 Preview is here! http://blogs.windows.com/windows/b/bloggingwindows/archive/2013/06/26/the-windows-8-1-preview-is-here.aspx … #msft #win8

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Windows 8.1 Preview: New APIs and features for developers http://bit.ly/11NI9ee #win8 #msft

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Windows 8.1 Preview: Migration guide for app builders http://bit.ly/11NIeyF #msft #win8

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Windows 8.1 Preview Product Guide for Developers http://bit.ly/19u50UH #msft #win8

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Get the Visual Studio 2013 Preview here: http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/eng/2013-preview … #msft #bldwin #vstudio

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Sprint plans summer launch of new Windows Phone 8 models from HTC, Samsung http://blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/b/windowsphone/archive/2013/06/26/sprint-plans-summer-launch-of-new-windows-phone-8-models-from-htc-samsung.aspx … via @windowsblog #wp8 #msft

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Excel Web App Updated – What’s New as of June 2013? http://bit.ly/15FUyCd #cloud #msft #o365

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Windows 8.1 Preview can be downloaded now at http://preview.windows.com #msft #win8

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Frank X. Shaw@fxshaw26 Jun

sort of a big deal: Microsoft Adds 3D Printing Support To Windows 8.1 For App Developers http://tcrn.ch/1aePv2r by @drizzled

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Paul Thurrott@thurrott26 Jun

Windows 8.1 Hands-on article explosion on the SuperSite. Enjoy. http://winsupersite.com

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Definitely will miss hanging with my fellow TE’s and community peops at //Build this year. Have fun everyone! Represent! #bldwin #philly

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Build keynote begins in 10 mins! Watch it LIVE here on @ch9 http://channel9.msdn.com #bldwin #msft

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David IsbitskiDavid Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Visual Studio 2012.3 is released – Brian Harry’s blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs http://blogs.msdn.com/b/bharry/archive/2013/06/26/visual-studio-2012-3-is-released.aspx … #msft #vstudio

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Scott Heffield@scottheffield26 Jun

HUGE line for BUILD day 1 keynote #bldwin #veracitygeeks http://twitpic.com/czb24h

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Was Yammer worth $1.2 billion? http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2013/06/25/was-yammer-worth-1-2-billion/ … via @FortuneMagazine #msft

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Microsoft Channel 9@ch926 Jun

BUILD 2013 http://dlvr.it/3ZJpy0

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

Welcome to //BUILD : http://blogs.msdn.com/b/ie/archive/2013/06/25/welcome-to-build.aspx … #ie

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David Isbitski@thedavedev26 Jun

The Build Keynote will be streamed live on @ch9 today at Noon EST! http://bit.ly/QSeNba #bldwin #win8dev #wpdev #azure

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–Dave