Category Archives: Silverlight

Using app bar icons outside the app bar – how to get light / dark theming to work

The Windows Phone SDK provides a bunch of stock app bar icons and there are several other libraries. You can also make your own, by creating a white on transparent image in a png, at 76 x 76 pixels. These … Continue reading

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New Windows Phone SDK and BUILD videos

Microsoft have release the new Windows Phone  SDK for developers to use to develop apps for Windows Phone Mango.  The SDK includes: Visual Studio 2010 Express for Windows Phone Expression Blend 4 Simulator and Deployment tools Extensions for XNA Game … Continue reading

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Forum.Nokia posts Windows Phone developer overview

Lot’s of exciting news has been going on and in the midst of it all I hadn’t been on Forum.Nokia in a few days.  There is a wiki now posted congaing lots of links to resources to help get started … Continue reading

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Nokia dev tries Windows Phone development

While i have been admittedly slow to try out the Windows Phone developer tools (They are downloaded and installed though), just as I have been slower than i wanted to start developing real apps in Qt, a Forum.Nokia member has … Continue reading

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