Discover Relevant Tips to Provide a Great Mobile User Experience

As more and more people are using mobile devices, mobile app development has become increasingly refined. The proliferation of Smartphones and tablet devices has brought a whole new generation of developers who are ready to go all out to market their apps aggressively. However, as people become more habitual of mobile devices and more comfortable […]

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How to get IP address in Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8.1 app

Windows Phone 8 provides an easy way to identify the IP address of the phone from the Windows Phone App. Note that there are possibilities of having multiple network interfaces on your Windows Phone. For example, the Windows Phone Emulator has 3 network interfaces as shown in the screenshot below. The code snippet tries to […]

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Working with local database in Windows Phone- Part I

In my last post I gave an introduction to local databases in Windows Phone. You can have a look at it again to refresh things. http://www.windowsapptutorials.com/windows-phone/working-with-local-databases-in-windows-phone-8/ I will start from where I left in the last post so do have a look. Creating a database Now that you have added reference to System.Data.Linq, you can […]

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Creating a Windows Phone app for your website using Microsoft App Studio

Microsoft aims at making it easier for developers to get started with app development on Windows platform. Our website too has a similar goal and we want more and more developers to start developing apps for this platform. To make life easier Microsoft started a new programme, App Studio where less experienced developers can have […]

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Creating an app lock for Windows Phone 8 with numeric password

Windows Phone still doesn’t allow its developers to integrate a universal app lock with third party apps. Still you could let the users put a lock on your app and prevent unrestricted access. This is a feature which some messaging apps should offer because friends and colleagues often breach the privacy. Their intended fun is […]

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How to bind ListBox to data in Windows phone application – Introduction

As an application developer, you can create ListBox controls without specifying the contents of each ListBoxItem separately. You can use data binding to bind data to the individual items. In this post, I will explain with the help of an example how to create a ListBox that populates the ListBoxItem elements by data binding to a data source. Suppose you want to display […]

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