I was joking about the penny, but how about some tombstoning sample code?

Thanks to everyone who posted on the previous post about tombstoning in Windows Phone 7. It was actually quite surprising to see the positive comments about tombstoning (both on the blog and privately through e-mail) where developers are saying they appreciate the feature or don’t consider it a huge burden. Of course not everyone thinks…

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A penny for your thoughts on Windows Phone 7 tombstoning

One piece of feedback we hear from Windows Phone developers is that “tombstoning is hard,” but there are many ways of interpreting that statement and we’d like to understand it more. We have some theories about what might be hard, but I don’t want to skew any results by mentioning them here. If you have…

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This is not the exit you are looking for

[Update 12/31/2012: See also this post for a new Windows Phone 8 API to terminate apps] [Update 7/27: fixed a typo and made it a bit clearer; thanks Nicole! Also added a link to code with the new Mango APIs] I have previously blogged about exiting a Windows Phone application but a further post is…

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