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Brandon Watson Squashes Latest Eldar Rants About WP7 Apps Being Incompatible with Windows Phone 8

Brandon Watson Squashes Latest Eldar Rants About WP7 Apps Being Incompatible with Windows Phone 8

January 30, 2012 1 Comment

Talks of Windows Phone 8 (Apollo) getting a Windows 8 kernel is a rumor that more and more is beginning to look like its true. Eldar Murtazin however has taken it one step further and has began the rumor that current Windows Phone apps would be incompatible with the next version of Windows Phone (Windows ...

Microsoft’s Former Silverlight Programmer Examines Marketplace Stats

Microsoft’s Former Silverlight Programmer Examines Marketplace Stats

August 19, 2011 No Comments

Former Microsoft Silverlight Program Manager Justin Angel  decided that he was going to download every app on the Marketplace in order to figure out what programs developers were using for their apps and a little bit more: “Wrote a query that runs on the entire WP7 marketplace and looks for XAPs with the exact same DLLs” ...

Developer: Silverlight for Windows Phone Toolkit is now available

Developer: Silverlight for Windows Phone Toolkit is now available

August 17, 2011 No Comments

Microsoft gives more ammo to developers as Silverlight for the Windows Phone toolkit is now available. Below are some of the new features added as well as the links to download. I am really pumped to see what amazing new app are created for mango which is set to be released soon.   New features ...

Creators of USA Today App Sing Praises to WP7 Development Experience

Creators of USA Today App Sing Praises to WP7 Development Experience

May 17, 2011 No Comments

USA Today recently released their official app and user feedback was very good. I was surprised to learn that USA Today didn’t hire outside developers and instead they made their own app in-house. The developers decided to talk about their experience with developing for Windows Phone 7 via the USA Today.com TechLabs: “………We think we ...

Microsoft Creates a One Stop Shop For Info On Making Apps

Microsoft Creates a One Stop Shop For Info On Making Apps

April 26, 2011 No Comments

There is already a tremendous amount of information that is available online on how to create Windows Phone 7 applications. Before WP7 even was out we heard the screams coming out of Redmond – developers, developers, developers!!! So if you want to create WP7 apps there is no shortage of the amount of tutorials and ...

Rumor: List of Announcements For MIX11 (WP7)

Rumor: List of Announcements For MIX11 (WP7)

April 11, 2011 No Comments

With Microsoft hosting MIX11 soon, they have been teasing that a few important announcements will be made regarding Windows Phone 7. Well now there is a mysterious list going around that supposedly is every bullet point that Microsoft will make regarding WP7. The list is as follows… Interoperability: devs can now use both Silverlight and ...

New Silverlight Windows Phone Toolkit

New Silverlight Windows Phone Toolkit

February 19, 2011 No Comments

The Silverlight for Windows Phone 7 toolkit has been updated to add a bunch of features and improvements. The tilt effect in use on the main page The LongListSelector, which has received a number of improvements and bug fixes The performance progress bar, including a quick demonstration where the blue progress bar (the PerformanceProgressBar in ...

HTC ONE (M8) For Windows Officially Announced & Now Available For Verizon Wireless (Press Release)

HTC offers Windows platform on flagship device, blends premium hardware with unique software experience BELLEVUE, WA – August 19,...

Watch Microsoft’s New Windows Phone Ad Featuring Instagram, OneDrive, Amazing Photos, & Cortana (VIDEO)

Check out the latest ad by Microsoft showcasing the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Instagram and OneDrive and the newly,...

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