Windows Phone – Phone PC Connector through WCF service

Windows Phone OS is being developed and I do not know which protocol Microsoft use to allow users and developers to transfer data between PC and phone, may be USB, Wifi, Bluetooth, etc … Within these protocols I prefer using protocol based on IP therefore today I would like to write a small demonstration which… Continue reading Windows Phone – Phone PC Connector through WCF service

Windows Phone – Progress popup and AutoCompleteBox

Progress popup During my development I would like to have a progress popup which shows a dialog telling the user that the program are on working process. The implementation below does not contain a progress bar if you want to can insert a progress bar and update it. I also add an animation to make… Continue reading Windows Phone – Progress popup and AutoCompleteBox

Windows Phone – Use REST WCF Service

Today when I play around with development in Windows Phone 7. I would like to check if I can access WCF REST Service which I discussed before in this post http://hintdesk.com/wcf-silverlight-access-wcf-rest-services-with-silverlight/ . To start with the development in Windows Phone 7 you need to download set of development tools here http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=2338b5d1-79d8-46af-b828-380b0f854203&displaylang=en . This set contains… Continue reading Windows Phone – Use REST WCF Service

Windows Phone – Binding Converter

When I make a small application to read RSS feed on Windows Phone 7, I discover that in current version of windows phone 7 framework the attribute ValueConversionAttribute is not supported so I can not make a binding converter when working with XAML. Therefore I would like to make a reverse engineering to steal the… Continue reading Windows Phone – Binding Converter

Windows Phone – Rss Reader software on Windows Phone emulator

This is the first software I write on Windows Phone 7. I have a lot of RSS feeds to read therefore I would like to have a RSS reader on Windows Phone 7 to manage all feeds(if I have one Windows Phone 7 in future ^^). This RSS reader provides some basic functions so that… Continue reading Windows Phone – Rss Reader software on Windows Phone emulator

Windows Phone 7 – Simple database example

Today when I start to play around with developing on Windows Phone 7, I would like to write a first small database application because Windows Phone does not support SQL Server any more. Therefore I must use either LINQ over XML or store the database somewhere on server/Windows Azure and provide services so that the… Continue reading Windows Phone 7 – Simple database example

Windows Phone – Current weather application

When I am “jogging” around some programming forums, I found out an interesting website http://www.webservicex.net/WCF/default.aspx which provides us many web services in many fields which can be used in our application. As you can see in URL, the web services of this site may be based on WCF which has a many advantages in compare… Continue reading Windows Phone – Current weather application

Windows Phone – Signature capturing with InkPresenter and save to PNG file

Today I received a small package by post for my neighbor and I must sign on a small device to confirm that I received the package. Therefore the deliver can be sure that I will give it to my neighbor. I thought it was very interesting to write a small application on Windows Phone which… Continue reading Windows Phone – Signature capturing with InkPresenter and save to PNG file