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    DescriptionThe Windows Phone 7 platform provides a remarkable opportunity for Windows developers to create state-of-the-art mobile applications using their existing skills and a familiar toolset. For iOS and Android developers, this book provides the right level of content to help developers rapidly come up to speed on Windows Phone. Pro Windows Phone 7 Development will help you unlock the potential of this platform and create dazzling, visually rich, and highly functional applications for the Windows Phone Marketplace. For developers new to the Windows Phone 7 platform, whether .NET, iPhone, or Android developers, this book starts by introducing you to the features and specifications of the Windows Phone series, and then leads you through the complete application development process. You'll learn how to use Microsoft technologies like Silverlight, .NET, the XNA Framework, Visual Studio, and Expression Blend effectively, how to take advantage of the available sensors such as the location service, accelerometer, and touch, make your apps location-aware using GPS data, utilize the rich media capabilities of the Windows Phone series, and much more. Finally, you'll receive a full tutorial on how to publish and sell your application through the Windows Phone Marketplace. What you'll learn * Discover the specifications and capabilities of Windows Phone series phones and how to harness the power in your applications * Understand how the Windows Phone relates to Silverlight, .NET, the XNA Framework, Visual Studio, and Expression Blend and how to use those tools most effectively to develop phone apps * Learn how to develop applications take advantage of the available sensors such as the location service, accelerometer, and touch gestures * Develop rich media applications that harness the graphics capabilities of Windows Phone models * Understand the correct way to design and develop Windows Phone 7 applications utilizing the Model-View-ViewModel architecture * Step through the process of publishing your application to the Windows Phone Marketplace Who this book is for If you're a .NET developer, this book is primarily for you - you're eager to learn how to use their existing skills to develop for the new Windows Phone 7 platform. If you're an iOS or Android developer, this is an ideal guide for you to learn how to expand the market for your existing applications. This does assume some knowledge of C#, managed code in general, and a basic level of familiarity with Visual Studio. Software developers proficient in other languages will also find this book helpful to get up to speed with developing Silverlight- and .NET-based Windows Phone applications. Anyone with a curiosity about creating Windows Phone applications, or the platform itself, will find many interesting pages in this book. Table of Contents * Introduction to the Windows Phone 7 and Marketplace * Silverlight User Interface Development * Handling Input on Windows Phone 7 * Windows Phone 7 Programming Model * Windows Phone 7 Advanced UI Development * Windows Phone 7 Advanced Programming Model * Building 2D Games with the XNA Framework * Advanced XNA Framework Development


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    Title
    Pro Windows Phone 7 Development
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Rob Cameron
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 482
    Width: 191 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 839 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781430232193
    ISBN 10: 1430232196
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: COM
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S10.2
    B&T Book Type: NF
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 03
    BIC subject category V2: UM
    B&T General Subject: 229
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 01
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26330
    B&T Merchandise Category: COM
    BISAC V2.8: COM014000
    DC22: 005.268
    Ingram Subject Code: XL
    BIC subject category V2: UDH
    Libri: I-XL
    BISAC V2.8: COM051310
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: COM051380
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    BIC subject category V2: UMS
    DC22: 004.167
    BIC subject category V2: UMP
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 004.16/7
    LC classification: TK6570.M6 C36 2011
    Ingram Theme: ASPT/SCITAS
    Thema V1.0: UMX, UMP
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    aPress
    Imprint name
    aPress
    Publication date
    23 May 2011
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Rob Cameron is an industry architect with the Developer Platform Evangelism team at Microsoft, working on mobility and entertainment solutions. Rob has more than 13 years of solutions architecture and software engineering experience, with the last few years focused on the Internet, mobility, and entertainment space. You can read more about Rob's current work at http://blogs.msdn.com/robcamer.
    Table of contents
    Introduction to the Windows Phone 7 and Marketplace Silverlight User Interface Development Handling Input on Windows Phone 7 Windows Phone 7 Programming Model Windows Phone 7 Advanced UI Development Windows Phone 7 Advanced Programming Model Building 2D Games with the XNA Framework Advanced XNA Framework Development