Discover the core concepts essential for developing apps for Windows Phone
Silverlight and XNA provide you with a powerful development platform and key tools for programming Windows Phone 7 series applications. This book offers a foundation for using the tools required for Windows Phone 7 development, including Visual Studio 2010 Express Edition, the Windows Phone 7 Series SDK, and Silverlight. Experienced authors provide you with detailed coverage on developing accordingly for an application’s lifetime, accessing cloud services, and developing notification services.
- Explains how to use the most up-to-date tools and development platforms to create applications for the Windows Phone 7
- Walks you through developing notification services and location services
- Demonstrates ways to generate revenue by deploying your apps to the Windows Phone Marketplace
- Details the steps for enabling trial periods for applications and providing updates and new versions of apps
Beginning Windows Phone 7 Application Development: Building Windows Phone Applications Using Silverlight and XNA
If you’re eager to get started developing applications for the Windows Phone 7, then this is the beginner guide for you.