Hello World in Windows Phone 7! The 1st Screencast in a Brand New Series!!!

. Developers! Developers! Developers! We hope you enjoy this first screencast in a brand new series about developing apps for Windows Phone 7. We’ve just posted the first three tutorials of the series here on this blog – and the new ones are on their way! Please stay tuned!!! Developing applications for Windows Phone 7…


Developing applications for Windows Phone 7 – Hello World in Silverlight

In this article we are going to create a simple “Hello World!” program using Silverlight. . Step # 1: Run “Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Express for Windows Phone” by clicking its icon from the Start menu (follow: Start > All Programs > Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Express). Wait for the IDE to load. . Step…


Developing applications for Windows Phone 7 – Download and install the tools

In this article we are going to guide you through the process of obtaining the necessary tools to start developing apps for WP7 (namely – the Windows Phone Developer Tools, WPDT). Step # 1: Navigate to the App Hub We are about to download the required software from the official website for Windows Phone &…


Developing applications for Windows Phone 7 – Intro

If you are a student with developer aspirations, passion for the newest technology, who enjoys taking new challenges and wants to engage with innovative technology “first hand” – whilst furthering his/her skillset and making money from it at the same time – then you’ve come to the right place! This series of posts has been…


Umbraco UK Festival 2010

Last Friday (15th October) I attended the Umbraco UK Festival 2010. The event was held at De Morgan House in London and attracted about 80 enthusiasts & contributors (mainly ASP.NET Framework developers) of the project, and was the first of this type and scale within the UK. For those wondering what Umbraco is – it’s…


Future of Web Apps Conference – London 2010

Last week, on Monday-Wednesday (4-6th of October) at The Brewery in London took place a conference named the “Future of Web Apps”. The team at Microsoft managed to attend the first two days of this fantastic event – we had a truly packed up schedule with some really cool stuff & fun along the way…


Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Resources

While we’re still waiting for the official launch of Windows Phone 7 – I thought it’d useful to collect all the resources currently available in one place for you to make use of. Although I’ve made every effort to make this list as complete as possible this is by no means an exhaustive listing -…

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