HackReady.Phone Episode 3 of 7: Understanding Windows Phone’s Application Lifecycle and State Management

You can view the webcast On-Demand: https://aka.ms/HackReadyPhone3 This part of our Windows Phone development series covered the Windows Phone Application Lifecycle (see picture below).  Understanding this is important for developers, as users expect a consistent experience across all their applications.  Because only one Windows Phone application can be running in the foreground at any given…


HackReady.Phone Episode 1 of 7: Introduction to the Windows Phone Platform (Level 100) – http://aka.ms/HackReadyPhone1

I hope you enjoyed the first part of our series on Windows Phone development!  Here are the resources that we covered: Slides are attached to the bottom of this post Download the Windows Phone SDK Dani’s blog: http://smallandmighty.net Resources from slides: App Hub: http://create.msdn.com Arturo TV for Metro UX: http://ux.artu.tv/ Silverlight Control Toolkit: http://silverlight.codeplex.com Coding4Fun…


HackReady.Phone Webcast Series is coming soon!

Join us for HackReady, the new online learning series designed for developers to bring you the vital bits you need, without the fluff you won’t miss. Full of key information and demonstrations, this series gives you a solid understanding of the tools, techniques, and resources you need to become HackReady. The HackReady.Phone series brings you…


Resources from the HTML5 and Windows Phone 7 Developer Camps

My awesome fellow ADE, Tara Walker (http://blogs.msdn.com/tarawalker) just posted about ALL the content that we’ve presented at the recent round of Windows Phone Camps and HTML5 Game Camps.  If you missed the camps altogether, you can check out the MSDN Webcast series we’re doing with the HTML5 Game Camp content (live or On-Demand):   Check…


MSDN Webcast: Enterprise Library 4.1

Thanks for joining today’s webcast on the Enterprise Library!  An hour is a short time to get through all that goodness, but since I didn’t get to cover 5 of the 8 application blocks in depth, you can download demos and the slides below. Enterprise Library on MSDN: http://msdn.microsoft.com/entlibEnterprise Library on Codeplex: http://codeplex.com/entlibLink to demos:…


MSDN Webcast: Composite Application Guidance (PRISM) for WPF and Silverlight

Thanks for joining me today, even though I went a little over time! Resources:Watch the webcast here: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032416172Download the slides: http://cid-28c55ac7b8de9c47.skydrive.live.com/browse.aspx/Webcast%20Resources/PRISM%20for%20WPF%20and%20SilverlightPRISM Codeplex page, with forums and such: http://compositewpf.codeplex.com Download Prism (with Quick Starts and documentation goodness): http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=fa07e1ce-ca3f-4b9b-a21b-e3fa10d013dd&DisplayLang=en


MSDN Webcast: Silverlight Controls Framework

Thank you for joining my session today!  Here are some links to get you started. To watch the webcast: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032416159&Culture=en-US Webcast slides and code: http://cid-28c55ac7b8de9c47.skydrive.live.com/browse.aspx/Webcast%20Resources/Silverlight%20Controls%20Framework Silverlight homepage: http://www.silverlight.net (Click on Get Started) Silverlight Controls Codeplex site: http://www.codeplex.com/silverlight  


MSDN Webcast: XNA Game Studio 3.0

I hope you enjoyed today’s webcast on XNA Game Studio 3.0, here are some resources to explore! Webcast Recording: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032416061&Culture=en-US Webcast slides and code: http://cid-28c55ac7b8de9c47.skydrive.live.com/browse.aspx/Webcast%20Resources/XNA%20Game%20Studio%203.0 Resources:XNA Creators Club: http://creators.xna.comVisual C# Express: http://www.microsoft.com/expressXNA Team Blog: http://blogs.msdn.com/xnaCommunity Resources: http://creators.xna.com/en-US/community_resources


MSDN Webcast: ADO.NET Data Services

If you missed today’s webcast, you can catch it here: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032400617 The slides and code are up on Windows Live Skydrive: http://cid-28c55ac7b8de9c47.skydrive.live.com/browse.aspx/Webcast%20Resources/ADO.NET%20Data%20Services Resources: Everything Data: http://msdn.microsoft.com/dataADO.NET Data Services: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/data/bb931106.aspxADO.NET Entity Framework: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/data/aa937723.aspx  Please let me know if you have any questions!


MSDN Webcast: Tips & Tricks for the Visual C# Integrated Development Environment

Thank you for joining me today on my webcast!  If you missed it you can view it On Demand: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032400614  Some helpful resources: The slides of today’s presentation: http://cid-28c55ac7b8de9c47.skydrive.live.com/self.aspx/Webcast%20Resources/C%7C3%20Tips%20%7C0%20Tricks/CSharpTips%7C0Tricks.pptx Visual C# Keybinding Poster: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=E5F902A8-5BB5-4CC6-907E-472809749973&displaylang=en Source Code Outliner Power Toy: http://www.codeplex.com/SourceCodeOutliner 400+ task-based code snippets: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/vstudio/aa718338.aspx Download CodeRush Xpress: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/vcsharp/dd218053.aspx