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  • Blog Post: 1000+ Unity Apps on Windows and Windows Phone

    Another post on the Windows Phone blog from a couple of weeks ago talking about the uptake of Unity as a development platform on both Windows and Windows Phone. http://blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/b/wpdev/archive/2013/11/18/1000-unity-apps-across-windows-store-and-windows-phone.aspx And a good video...
  • Blog Post: Options for publishing Windows Phone beta apps and testing in-app purchase

    A nice post on the Windows Phone blog this week on options for testing Windows Phone apps with a discussion of the stages of testing from running in the emulator through the store test kit and into beta testing. http://blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/b/wpdev/archive/2013/11/27/options-for-publishing...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone 8 Update 3 Announced plus Windows Phone Preview for Developers

    We just announced that Windows Phone 8 Update 3 is coming . The full feature list is in the post, but in summary: Support for bigger, higher-resolution screens More powerful hardware Driving mode Internet Sharing improvements Lots more, including the thing that’s going to bring cries of joy in my house...
  • Blog Post: Free Nokia Design/Developer Workshops in Sydney, Perth and Melbourne

    Nokia are running Design/Developer camps in Sydney, Perth and Melbourne. The Sydney event is on this Friday/Saturday 18/19 October. Perth is 25/26 October and Melbourne 1/2 November. These look like great sessions, delivered by experts Shane Morris and Nick Randolph, in conjunction with Nokia’s Vaughan...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone Game Developer Workshop in Sydney 24/25 May

    Thinking about writing a game for Windows Phone? Come along and learn from some of the best in the business. Featuring three strands from casual games you can write and publish in a couple of hours up to hard-core 3D games with the unity framework, this DevCamp has something for everyone. Get your game...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone 8 Training Kit Updated

    The updated Windows Phone 8 Training Kit is live! http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=38782 This kit contains 20 Hands-On Labs and a set of 6 presentations that can be used to drive code camps or for general training purposes. These are great for getting yourself up to speed with...
  • Blog Post: Building a Windows Phone Transport App for NSW

    Dave Glover’s just posted a call to Be Part of the Windows Phone Developer/Designer Virtual Team "NSW Transport App Hot House" . Transport NSW are making a set of data feeds available around real-time bus and train status (vehicle locations, station maintenance, accessibility etc.) and are...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone 8 Development Internals book for only $10 - this week only

    Just spotted this over on the Microsoft Press blog . This looks like an awesome book and you can have access to bits of it now for $10. If you wait until next week, the price goes up to $20, and it keeps going up as more of the book's available (although for your $10, you keep getting more of the book...
  • Blog Post: More useful Windows Phone 8 Resources

    Announcing the new Windows Phone 8 Developer Platform by Kevin Gallo Visual Studio Blog – Introducing Windows Phone SDK 8.0 .Net Framework Blog – Announcing the release of the .NET Framework for Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone Blog – Meet Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone Dev Center Twitter Feed Windows Phone...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone 8 SDK Available for Download

    The Windows Phone 8 SDK is now available for download from the Windows Phone Developer site . Grab it today to start developing for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 7.5. There’s also a great MSDN article - What's new in Windows Phone SDK 8.0
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone 8 Training and Hands-On-Labs in Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney

    [13/11] Update - added Agenda below Last week I sent a Save the Date to the Australian Windows Phone Community List where I foreshadowed training in Windows Phone in conjunction with Nokia this month. Well, with the release of the new Windows Phone SDK yesterday, I can now announce it will be Windows...
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