WP7 Code: Managing Application State

  Visual Studio and the Windows Phone Developer Tools make building software for the Windows Phone similar to building desktop or browser applications. However, beyond these similarities crafting a phone application differs fundamentally from building an application aimed at a device with a keyboard, large screen, running on AC power, and with reliable network connectivity…

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WP7 Code: Geofencing with the GeoLocation API and Rx

  Besides providing geographical coordinates, computing distances, and making reverse geocoding service requests Windows Phone 7 can also signal when it is moved outside of a perimeter. The buzzword for this scenario is Geofencing, and this post shows how to implement it (when the geofence is circular) with the WP7 GeoLocation API and Rx. An…

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WP7 Code: Reverse GeoCoding with the Bing Maps Service

  My previous blog posts showed how to obtain location as an event stream from the Windows Phone 7 GeoLocation API, and how to translate lat/long position readings into distances. Here I show how to build an application that combines data from the phone’s geolocation subsystem with data from the cloud. In effect it is…

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