Window Phone Unleashed
Join us on April
14th for the Windows Phone Unleashed Series and
learn how to build a windows phone application (Become a WP7Dev).
It is an all-day event paired with Hands On Labs. It is a complete walk through of Coffee Findr application. There is a app contest with Prizes at the end of the day.
You can download the finished app from the Marketplace . From this application you will learn the following skills. Check it out now.
• Working with Live Tiles
• Periodic Execution
• Pulling Data from Rest Services
• Deserializing Json
• Binding data to your UI
• Using Bing for Maps and Directions
• Using Isolated Storage and SQL CE on the Phone
• And much much more
Register quickly… seats go fast for this FREE event.
Register at http://www.winphoneunleashed.com/
Introduction to Windows Phone 7 Programming
In this session, we start with a discussion of windows phone, the architecture changes made from 6.5 to 7.0, the hardware specifications and then move into the beginnings of building a WP7 application including…
1. Application life cycle
2. Hardware Foundation
3. Files associated with project template
4. Splash screen and the importance of 1 second / 19 second loading
5. Application Bar
6. Panorama and Pivot controls
Connecting to Services
In this session, we will discuss how Cloud Services help to bring power to the phone. We will be binding to a rest based services and show how to search and display the information received. In this session we will also talk about Navigation, passing information between screens, while working with List and detail information.
3. JSON Deserialization
4. Bing Maps
5. Isolated Storage
6. Binding Sample Data
In this session we will be adding to our knowledge and learn the importance of live tiles. We will show you how to set up a periodic agent and how to set up and read and write to a SQL Database on Windows Phone.
1. Live Tiles
2. SQL CE
3. Background Processes and Periodic Agents
4. Launchers and Choosers
SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence Enhancements
Key enhancements of SQL Server 2012 for Business Intelligence in SSIS, SSAS and SSRS are covered in this session. Topics included are SSIS new project model, SSAS new BI Semantic Model (BISM) and the new SSRS/SharePoint Power View report building tool.
Windows Phone 7 Tips & Tricks
This session covers the most important features and aspects of Window Phone development you need to consider for developing an application. Topics include effective use of Silverlight for dazzling user experience to items you would run into and need to know about during development.