Thursday, December 1, 2011

Windows Phone 7 HTML 5 Demo on iPhone 4


A demo of Windows Phone 7 running on my iPhone 4. This demo uses HTML 5 to show off Windows Phone's interface.
Visit http://aka.ms/wpdemo on your SmartPhone with HTML browser.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Devices and news from Nokia World





Nokia Lumia 800 - first hands-on video


See Nokia's first ever Windows Phone in action!



Monday, October 24, 2011

CTP for Windows Phone Developer Tools: develop Windows Phone 7 applications using Microsoft Visual Basic

Install this Community Technology Preview to develop Windows Phone 7 applications using Microsoft Visual Basic. This CTP is to be used as an evaluation, and is not intended to reflect the final version of the technology, which is subject to implementation changes. The final version of the Windows Phone Developer Tools is a prerequisite for this CTP, and can be found here (http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=04704acf-a63a-4f97-952c-8b51b34b00ce&displaylang=en).

Details: Microsoft® Visual Basic® CTP for Windows® Phone Developer Tools



Monday, October 17, 2011

Understanding the Windows Phone 'Mango' Developer Tools



Developing applications for Windows Phone is efficient and easy, thanks to an excellent suite of development and design tools. To get the most out of your day-to-day work, it is important to understand the different capabilities of the different tools.

In this sample-filled presentation, Maarten Struys, (Maarten with two 'a's), explains when to use Microsoft Expression Blend and when to use Microsoft Visual Studio. You will learn how both tools operate together to create captivating applications for Windows Phone. You will also learn how to use the emulator to test applications, including location awareness. Finally, you will get a step-by-step demonstration on how to submit your application successfully to Marketplace and how Visual Studio 2010 Express can help you submitting your application.


Saturday, October 1, 2011

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Now Available

Microsoft started rolling out the update to customer handsets and shared lots of developer goodness and started rolling out RTM updates to dev devices; today, I’m pleased to announce that the Windows Phone SDK 7.1 RTW release is now available on the Microsoft Download Center for immediate download and update.

The Windows Phone Software Development Kit (SDK) 7.1 provides you with all of the tools that you need to develop applications and games for both Windows Phone 7.0 and Windows Phone 7.5 devices.

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