Windows Phone 7 to Windows 8 Camp

Today in London we ran our first Windows Phone 7 app to Windows 8 porting event. The idea was for people to come along and take their existing Windows Phone 7 applications and turn them into Windows 8 applications. I thought I’d keep a record of the things that we have helped resolve throughout the…


Can I use the Segoe UI WP7 font on my website?

I got asked this question recently via email and after a little hunting around I’ve discovered you can licence Segoe UI (a font similar to Segoe WP used on windows Phone 7) via a company called ascender. You can find out more about Microsoft Fonts and font Licencing over on the Microsoft Typography website:


2 must have WP7 applications for Christmas

I thought I’d quickly share with you a couple of the applications that I’ve installed my phone over the last weeks both are perfect companions for the festive period. Santa Quest Price: £1.99 Overview Santa quest is a Manic Miner style platform game by IronSun Studios. Whenever IronSun release a game I install it as…