Microsoft Virtual Techdays is back . It is one of the India’s premier online technical event and this time its the 13th Edition and will be held from December 14 to December 16,2011 .
The Microsoft’s Virtual Techdays is an Online event and will have about 30 sessions everyday Read More →
Telerik is introducing a brand new control that simulates the behaviour of the Metro UI . Telerik will also introduce the multi-touch support for the while RadControls for Windows Phone .
Telerik still havn't named this control and would require the developers to come up with the Read More →
If you are a Developer and have an task to change or access the Wifi Settings via some user interaction , you can use the Launcher "ConnectionSettingsTask" to achieve it.
Just use the ConnectionSettingsType to Wifi and call the show method of the ConnectionSettingsTask . This will Launch the Wifi Settings Window and Read More →
Nokia's Developer Conference is scheduled to be held on November 4, 2011 in Bangalore .
The event titled "Blue Re-Volution" Developer Conference will have sessions on different Mobile platforms of Nokia .
One of the session includes the Mango -Windows Phone Showcase and overview of key features from 10.05 am to 10.35 Read More →
Do you want to display the direction between 2 locations from your Windows Phone 7 Application ? If yes , BingMapsDirectionsTask launcher in the Windows Phone SDK might help you .
The BingMapsDirectionsTask launcher will launch the Bing Maps App on your Windows Phone and shows the driving direction between 2 Read More →
Adam Kinney, Independent Developer will be presenting a webinar on the topic Search Extensibility in Windows Phone Mano as a part of the MSDN Webcast Technical Chat Series on Windows Phone Mango on October 26, 2011 8:00 AM (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) .
This is a Level 200 series Read More →
This is the 4th part of my series on the Tiles in Windows Phone Mango .
In this Blog post , i will explain how one can create Secondary Tiles in Windows Phone .
The Secondary Tile is generally created from the App programatically based on the users interaction .
A simple scenario Read More →
In my previous articles, i gave an overview of the Tiles in Windows Phone Mango.
In this article, i will explain how developers can use the ShellTile API to update the Application Tile.
Note the restriction on using the ShellTile API. This can be used to Update the Application Tile and cannot Read More →
In one of my previous post , i gave an overview of the Tiles in Windows Phone .
In this Blog Post , i will explain the different properties of the Application and the Secondary Tiles in Windows Phone.
If you are thinking that there might be differences in the Read More →
By this time , a windows Phone user or a Windows 8 user would have known what is Tiles .
Its the shortcut or link to the Application displayes in the Start Screen .
The User can Pin the Application to the Start Screen by holding App for few seconds and clicking Read More →
It was just few minutes back that i got the update for my Windows Phone 7 ( HTC Mozart 7 ) .
Yes , its the much awaited Windows Phone Mango Update .
Until now i was using the Windows Phone 7.5 ( Beta ) Developer Build and now my phone officially Read More →
Microsoft MSDN is organising an Webcast or a Technical Chat Series on the Topic "Windows Phone Mango" - Application Execution Model on October 5 , 2011 at 8.00 AM ( Pacific Time ) for an duration of 1 hour .
This is a Level 200 series .
This event will be presented Read More →
In one of my previous posts , i wrote on how to install Windows Phone Power Tools .
Within few days , there is an Update to the Windows Phone Power Tools in the CodePlex site .
This shows a great amount of feedback and interest on this Tool .
This Version Read More →
LIDNUG ( Linked .NET Users Group ) is organising a webinar on August 30 , 2011 at 10.00 AM (PT) on the topic "What’s New in Windows Phone 7.1 (“Mango”) " .
LIDNUG is the official INETA Linked.NET Group meant to be for professionals using or interested in the Microsoft .NET Read More →
Microsoft has released the Windows Phone 7.1 SDK ( Release Candidate ) yesterday . The Windows Phone 7.1 Software Development Kit provides the developers with the necessary tools to develop applications and games that target the Windows Phone 7.0 and Windows Phone Mango .
The Windows Phone 7.1 SDK ( Release Read More →
The Windows Phone Toolkit - August 2011 (7.1 SDK) was released a few days back and is now available for download from the codeplex site .
The August 2011 version of the Windows Phone Toolkit the Mango version ( 7.1 ) .
Some of the new components that joing the existing Read More →
Microsoft's MVP Rob Miles and Andy Wigley are again hosting Windows Phone Mango Jump Start on August 23 and 24 from 8 am - 5 pm for developers looking to build Mobile Applictaions targeting Windows Phone Mango Platform .
Rob Miles is a Microsoft MVP & Lecturer in University of Read More →