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Best Mobile article of April 2012

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Current Entries

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21 May 2012
Dave Kerr
Write your first MVVM application in ten minutes using the Apex SDK!
28 Apr 2012
Jeremy Alles
In this post, I share the “journal” I wrote will porting the app so that you can follow this process with many detail.
8 Apr 2012
Daniel Vaughan
How to use T4 to generate Windows Phone WMAppManifest files
12 Apr 2012
Kunal Chowdhury «IN»
How to call a number programmatically in Windows Phone
13 Apr 2012
Can we write programs in Android with other languages? The answer is yes.
17 Apr 2012
Kunal Chowdhury «IN»
This post will allow you to understand the API of Windows Phone 7 SDK. In this post, we will learn about SaveEmailAddressTask class and its API with a simple demo.
19 Apr 2012
Joel Ivory Johnson
Invoking through the Dispatcher on Windows Phone and Metro
25 Apr 2013
Igor Krupitsky
Example of how to use JavaScript to drag, drop, and rotate elements for Safari in iPad.
26 Apr 2012
Kunal Chowdhury «IN»
How to share status from WP7 using the ShareStatus task
28 Apr 2012
Jeremy Alles
In this post, I’m sharing the aspects I discovered while trying to port a project from Windows Phone to WinRT.
4 Apr 2012
Kunal Chowdhury «IN»
How to programmatically search for a specific contact in WP7?
10 Apr 2012
Kunal Chowdhury «IN»
This small post will help you to understand the basics about the SavePhoneNumberTask API and details about the implementation stuff with step-by-step details.
15 Apr 2012
Kunal Chowdhury «IN»
How can you programmatically retrieve a phone number from an existing contact list?
16 Apr 2012
Sebastian Krysmanski
This article will show some basic examples of how to call a method of a Java class from Mono for Android.
16 Apr 2012
Joel Ivory Johnson
Data serializer update for Windows Metro.

Current Participants

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Kunal Chowdhury «IN»
Software Developer (Senior)
India India
Kunal Chowdhury is a Microsoft "Windows Platform Development" MVP (Most Valuable Professional), a Codeproject Mentor, Telerik Developer Expert, Nokia Developer Champion, Windows 10 Champion, Microsoft Rockstar, Speaker in various Microsoft events, Author, passionate Blogger and a Software Engineer by profession.

He is currently working in an MNC located in India. He has a very good skill over XAML, C#, Silverlight, Windows Phone, WPF and Windows Store (WinRT) app development. He posts his findings, articles, tutorials in his technical blog and CodeProject.

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Daniel Vaughan
President Outcoder
Switzerland Switzerland
Daniel Vaughan is a eight-time Microsoft MVP and co-founder of Outcoder, a Swiss software and consulting company dedicated to creating best-of-breed user experiences and leading-edge back-end solutions, using the Microsoft stack of technologies--in particular Xamarin, WPF, and the UWP.

Daniel is the author of Windows Phone 8 Unleashed and Windows Phone 7.5 Unleashed, both published by SAMS.

Daniel is the developer behind several acclaimed mobile apps including Surfy Browser for Android and Windows Phone. Daniel is the creator of a number of popular open-source projects, most notably Codon.

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Dave Kerr
Software Developer
United Kingdom United Kingdom
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Igor Krupitsky
Web Developer
United States United States
Igor is a business intelligence consultant working in Tampa, Florida. He has a BS in Finance from University of South Carolina and Masters in Information Management System from University of South Florida. He also has following professional certifications: MCSD, MCDBA, MCAD.
Jeremy Alles
Software Developer (Junior)
France France
No Biography provided
Joel Ivory Johnson
Software Developer Razorfish
United States United States
I attended Southern Polytechnic State University and earned a Bachelors of Science in Computer Science and later returned to earn a Masters of Science in Software Engineering.

For the past few years I've been providing solutions to clients using Microsoft technologies for web and Windows applications.

While most of my articles are centered around Windows Phone it is only one of the areas in which I work and one of my interests. I also have interest in mobile development on Android and iPhone. Professionally I work with several Microsoft technologies including SQL Server technologies, Silverlight/WPF, ASP.Net and others. My recreational development interest are centered around Artificial Inteligence especially in the area of machine vision.


China China
No Biography provided
Sebastian Krysmanski
Software Developer University of Stuttgart
Germany Germany
I have studied Software Engineering and am currently working at the University of Stuttgart, Germany.

I have been programming for many years and have a background in C++, C#, Java, Python and web languages (HTML, CSS, JavaScript).
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