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Windows Phone 7 Application Development: 24-Hour Trainer [With DVD ROM]

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Publisher Comments:

Get started building apps for the newest Windows Phone technology

Windows Phone 7 has nearly everything you've ever dreamed of in a phone—and once you wake up, you can start creating apps for it with this invaluable book-and-DVD package. The pedagogical style walks you through the process of developing apps using Microsoft's Visual Studio® 2010 and Expression Blend® or the free Windows Phone Developer tools. Working examples throughout the book are reinforced on the DVD so you can gain a solid understanding of the features, capabilities, and architecture of Windows Phone 7, putting you well on your way to building Windows Phone 7 applications with confidence.

Windows Phone 7 Application Development 24-Hour Trainer:

  • Details how to build and test your app using Windows Phone Emulator

  • Reviews Windows Phone navigation and user interface controls

  • Teaches you ways to use transforms and animations

  • Explains how to market your apps via the Windows Phone Marketplace

  • Addresses techniques for using screen rotations, auto sizing, and phone tasks

  • Pares down the essentials of working with data and media files

  • Spells out how to secure your application's data

Wrox guides are crafted to make learning programming languages and technologies easier than you think. Written by programmers for programmers, they provide a structured, tutorial format that will guide you through all the techniques involved.

On the DVD

Don't just learn—do!

The lessons within the book are each accompanied by an instructional demonstration on the DVD—over 3 hours of video tutorials!

You'll learn to:

  • Get and install the development tools

  • Create a new project

  • Add a control to the main XAML page

  • Navigate between pages

  • Set a control's properties

  • Improve the user experience by specifying input scope

  • Manage user settings

  • Create a proxy client

  • Access web services

  • Understand isolated storage

  • Use GPS and the Accelerometer

Please see the DVD appendix for details and complete system requirements.

Synopsis:

The new version of Windows Phone poises Microsoft in equal market share with iPhone and Droid and means developers will quickly rush to ramp up on the new Windows Phone technology. This book walks the reader through buildng a Windows Phone 7 application and as back up by an instructor lead course DVD.

Synopsis:

Ramp up your knowledge for developing apps for Windows Phone 7

Apps built for previous versions of Windows phones will not run on the new Windows Phone 7, forcing developers to quickly get up to speed on this new platform. This unique book-and-DVD package gets you in the game of creating exciting apps for Windows Phone 7. Concise chapters and instructor-led lessons on the DVD quickly update your skills for understanding the Windows Phone 7 architecture and using Microsoft's Visual Studio 2010 and Expression Blend or using the free Windows Phone Developer Tools.

  • Features a book-and-DVD combo that quickly gets you started on developing apps for the new Windows Phone 7 platform
  • Includes working code samples on both the tutorial DVD and companion Web site
  • Covers installing development tools, creating a new project, supporting multi-touch, using screen rotation and auto sizing, and more
  • Explains packing and deploying your apps as well as securing your system
  • Details the Windows Phone 7 architecture and Windows Phone navigation and UI controls

Note: As part of the print version of this title, video lessons are included on DVD. For e-book versions, video lessons can be accessed at wrox.com using a link provided in the interior of the e-book.

Synopsis:

The book provides concise chapters which serve to quickly ramp up the reader on Silverlight application development for Windows Phone 7. It is accompanied by a tutorial-style DVD with working example code available both on the DVD as well as via a website. Book content includes: A Windows Phone 7 Overview Obtaining and installing development tools Understanding Windows Phone 7 Architecture Creating a new project Building and testing your app using Windows Phone Emulator Understanding XAML Windows Phone navigation and UI controls Managing screen overlays Supporting Multi-touch Using transforms and animations Managing user settings Using Screen rotation, auto sizing and phone tasks Enabling the Network and connecting to the Internet Understanding Isolated Storage Working with data and media files Using the Speech API Using GPS and the Compass Localization and Globalization Packaging and deploying your app Securing your system

About the Author

Brian Faucher is an SDET in Microsoft's Online Services division and has developed applications for nearly 20 years. While at Microsoft, he has worked on FrontPage 2000, SQL Server 2005, Windows Product Activation, Real Time Communicator, XBox Live, and Global Criminal Compliance.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION.

SECTION I: GETTING STARTED.

LESSON 1: HELLO, WINDOWS PHONE.

LESSON 2: GETTING AND INSTALLING THE DEVELOPMENT TOOLS.

LESSON 3: UNDERSTANDING WINDOWS PHONE 7 ARCHITECTURE.

SECTION II: LET’S ROLL!

LESSON 4: CREATING A NEW PROJECT.

LESSON 5: BUILDING AND TESTING YOUR APPLICATION.

LESSON 6: UNDERSTANDING XAML.

SECTION III: THE USER INTERFACE.

LESSON 7: WINDOWS PHONE NAVIGATION.

LESSON 8: WORKING WITH UI CONTROLS.

LESSON 9: MANAGING SCREEN OVERLAYS.

LESSON 10: SUPPORTING MULTI-TOUCH.

LESSON 11: USING TRANSFORMS AND ANIMATIONS.

SECTION IV: ENHANCING THE USER EXPERIENCE.

LESSON 12: MANAGING USER SETTINGS.

LESSON 13: USING SCREEN ROTATION AND AUTO SIZING.

LESSON 14: USING MICROSOFT.PHONE.TASKS.

SECTION V: NETWORK SUPPORT.

LESSON 15: ENABLING NETWORKING.

LESSON 16: USING THE WEBBROWSER CONTROL.

SECTION VI: FILES, DATA, AND STORAGE.

LESSON 17: UNDERSTANDING ISOLATED STORAGE.

LESSON 18: WORKING WITH DATA.

LESSON 19: PLAYING MUSIC AND VIDEOS.

SECTION VII: ACCESSING SENSOR APIS.

LESSON 20: USING THE ACCELEROMETER.

LESSON 21: USING GPS.

SECTION VIII: MARKETING YOUR APPLICATION.

LESSON 22: LOCALIZATION.

LESSON 23: PACKAGING AND DEPLOYMENT.

LESSON 24: GENERATING AD REVENUE.

SECTION IX: SECURITY AND PERFORMANCE.

LESSON 25: SECURITY.

LESSON 26: OPTIMIZING PERFORMANCE.

APPENDIX A: WHAT’S ON THE DVD?

INDEX.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780470939079
Subtitle:
24 Hour Trainer
Author:
Faucher, Brian
Publisher:
Wrox
Subject:
Programming - Microsoft Programming
Subject:
Mobile & Wireless Communications
Subject:
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Copyright:
Edition Description:
DVD + Website accompany
Publication Date:
20110222
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
236.2 x 188 x 15.7 mm 18.24 oz

Related Subjects

Computers and Internet » Computers Reference » General
Computers and Internet » Internet » Application Development
Computers and Internet » Programming » Microsoft Programming
Engineering » Engineering » Mobile and Wireless Communications

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"Synopsis" by , The new version of Windows Phone poises Microsoft in equal market share with iPhone and Droid and means developers will quickly rush to ramp up on the new Windows Phone technology. This book walks the reader through buildng a Windows Phone 7 application and as back up by an instructor lead course DVD.
"Synopsis" by , Ramp up your knowledge for developing apps for Windows Phone 7

Apps built for previous versions of Windows phones will not run on the new Windows Phone 7, forcing developers to quickly get up to speed on this new platform. This unique book-and-DVD package gets you in the game of creating exciting apps for Windows Phone 7. Concise chapters and instructor-led lessons on the DVD quickly update your skills for understanding the Windows Phone 7 architecture and using Microsoft's Visual Studio 2010 and Expression Blend or using the free Windows Phone Developer Tools.

  • Features a book-and-DVD combo that quickly gets you started on developing apps for the new Windows Phone 7 platform
  • Includes working code samples on both the tutorial DVD and companion Web site
  • Covers installing development tools, creating a new project, supporting multi-touch, using screen rotation and auto sizing, and more
  • Explains packing and deploying your apps as well as securing your system
  • Details the Windows Phone 7 architecture and Windows Phone navigation and UI controls

Note: As part of the print version of this title, video lessons are included on DVD. For e-book versions, video lessons can be accessed at wrox.com using a link provided in the interior of the e-book.

"Synopsis" by , The book provides concise chapters which serve to quickly ramp up the reader on Silverlight application development for Windows Phone 7. It is accompanied by a tutorial-style DVD with working example code available both on the DVD as well as via a website. Book content includes: A Windows Phone 7 Overview Obtaining and installing development tools Understanding Windows Phone 7 Architecture Creating a new project Building and testing your app using Windows Phone Emulator Understanding XAML Windows Phone navigation and UI controls Managing screen overlays Supporting Multi-touch Using transforms and animations Managing user settings Using Screen rotation, auto sizing and phone tasks Enabling the Network and connecting to the Internet Understanding Isolated Storage Working with data and media files Using the Speech API Using GPS and the Compass Localization and Globalization Packaging and deploying your app Securing your system
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