Windows App Developer Links - 2012-11-06

posted on 05 Nov 2012 | Windows App Developer Links

Windows Store App Development

Windows Phone App Development

  • Windows Phone 8 developer platform highlights (Windows Phone Developer Blog)

    • "Built on a common core shared with Windows 8, the dev platform is all new - from the underlying subsystems to the APIs and tools. Because so much has changed, I wanted to take a moment to touch on the highlights..."
  • What's new in Windows Phone 8 SDK for developers (Yordan Pavlov)

    • "The Windows Phone 8 SDK includes many new APIs, giving developers many new opportunities and allowing them to create better apps. In this article we will take a quick look at all the new APIs and capabilities in the Windows Phone 8 SDK..."
  • Clarifying Windows Phone 8 HTML5 Apps (Shawn Wildermuth)

    • "If you made it to build or spent much time watching the videos one of the stories many heard from Microsoft revolved about creating HTML5/JS applications for the Windows Phone 8. Unfortunately the story confused a lot of people..."
  • 8 days of Windows Phone 8 | Day 7: Proximity capabilities (Geert van der Cruijsen)

    • "Today, almost the last post we'll dive into proximity capabilities also known as bluetooth and nfc..."

Tools, Services, Frameworks, & Libraries

  • Windows Phone Power Tools (CodePlex)

    • "The Windows Phone Power Tools are a natural extension to the developer tools that come with the Windows Phone SDK..."