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Windows Phone 7.5 Nuts and Bolts

Download our Windows Phone 7.5 ‘Mango’ Nuts and Bolts” e-book and get over 660 pages of step-by-step instructions, detailed explanations, and downloadable source code that will have you cranking out robust, user-friendly apps in no time. Beginners and experts alike can benefit from our guide. The book begins with the basics and teaches you how to setup your environment, use the emulator, and provides an overview of Silverlight, XAML and MVVM, the building blocks of a Windows Phone application. By the end of the book however, you will have learned how to access device sensors and isolated storage, data bind your application to a Windows Azure cloud service, design beautiful Windows Phone pages with Expression Blend, and prepare your application for submission to the Windows Phone Marketplace with the Windows Phone Marketplace Test Kit. Get started building your Windows Phone 7.5 apps today!


Topics Covered:

  • Project setup
  • Intro to Silverlight, XAML and MVVM
  • Mastering the built in controls
  • Building user friendly navigation
  • Application life cycle and handling state
  • Using the Windows Phone 7.5 API to:
    • Handle touch gestures
    • Access device sensors including the accelerometer and compass
    • Use built in tasks like turn by turn directions
    • Work with contacts and appointments
    • Access and plot location data
    • Harness the power of "Live Tiles"
    • Show notifications
  • Consuming XML and JSON data from RSS, REST and OData services
  • Integrating Windows Azure
  • Using Expression Blend
  • Getting your app ready for the Windows Phone Marketplace

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  • Release date:
    11/16/2012 12:15:00 AM
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