Tag Archives: WindowsPhone

Yet Another Podcast Show #12–Buying My Phone (a 2-minute special)

A two minute special podcast recording the purchase of my new Windows Phone.   Listen | Return to Yet Another Podcast Call in comments:  1-347-YAP-CAST

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Yet Another Podcast #11: Charlie Kindel and Windows Phone Best Practices

Talking with Charlie Kindel about Best Practices for Windows Phone Design (Part 1 of a 2 part discussion)   Listen | Return to Yet Another Podcast Call in comments:  1-347-YAP-CAST

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Windows Phone From Scratch Mini-Tutorials #2: Silverlight vs XNA

You can write for Windows Phone using either Silverlight or XNA.  Here are some general guidelines to help with understanding the strengths of each of the two platforms (from the Windows Phone 7 Developer Portal).

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Silverlight TV: You already are a Windows Phone Developer

    Relevant links: John’s blog and on Twitter (@john_papa) Jesse’s blog and on Twitter (@jesseliberty) Accompanying blog post and code Windows Phone 7 Training Kit

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The Windows Phone From Scratch Mini-Tutorials: #1: Getting Started

This is the first in the Windows From Scratch mini-tutorial series.  This series assumes you have no experience with Silverlight nor with C#, nor .NET in general, but would like to learn to program the Windows Phone. Hardware and Software … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast – Show #8 – Firefly Part 2

Talking with folks from Firefly Logic about programming for Windows Phone 7 vs. iPhone programming. 

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iPhone to Windows Phone 7 – Animation and Games (Part 2)

This two-part tutorial is included in both An iPhone Developer’s Guide to Windows Phone 7 Programming, and Windows Phone 7 Development for Silverlight Programmers. The material is equally relevant to both and so the two series have been temporarily joined. … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast #7 – SPECIAL – Larry Lieberman

Talking with Larry Lieberman, Product Manager Windows Phone Application Framework  SPECIAL RELEASE  In celebration of the upcoming release of Windows Phone: Writing Fantastic Applications & Games. Listen | Return to Yet Another Podcast Call in comments:  1-347-YAP-CAST

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Windows Phone Tutorial: Why Windows Phone Developers Should Must and Are Learning and Using Expression Blend

Back in June, I wrote this to Silverlight developers: Okay, tough love: if you are serious about Silverlight development, the days of using one Integrated Development Environment for all your work are…. over.  The benefits of adding Expression Blend to … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast Shows #6 – Live from the WP7 Dev Tools Launch With Joe Healy

Talking with Joe Healy, Principle Developer Evangelist. SPECIAL RELEASE == LIVE From the Windows Phone 7 Developer Tools Launch in Boston Listen | Return to Yet Another Podcast Call in comments:  1-347-YAP-CAST

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Microsoft Reveals 9 New Windows Phones

Dateline: October 11, 2010 – Worldwide   Microsoft today joined partners in revealing 9 new Windows Phone 7 handsets that will be available very soon from leading mobile providers in the US, Europe, Asia and Australia. I for one, am … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast – Show 5 – Programming Windows Phone 7

Talking with Jeffrey Blankenburg – Microsoft Field Evangelist for the Heartland, about Windows Phone 7 programming. 31 Days of Silverlight 31 Days of Windows Phone Windows Phone 7 Developer Resources Augmented Reality SPECIAL RELEASE TO CELEBRATE TODAY’S ANNOUNCEMENTS. Listen | … Continue reading

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