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Chris Smith04/13/12
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Axosoft Office Nerf Battle Video

Some companies just know how to have fun, and based on this video from Axosoft, they have the market cornered on office fun.

Douglas Rathbone04/13/12
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InTheKnow Google Analytics Version 1.8 Released for Windows Phone 7

Doug Rathbone recently released an updated version of his mobile Google Analytics app, InTheKnow, for Windows Phone 7. In this post, Doug explains the changes and features added in the latest version of his handy app.

James Sugrue04/13/12
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Java Based Startups - We Want To Hear From You

Right now everyone is infatuated with the startup culture that surrounds our industry. Whether it's Draw Something being bought out for $200 million, or Facebook buying Instagram for $1 billion, there's always something new going on. What we don't see so much is the technology behind the startup. That's where this interview series comes in.

Juhani Lehtimaki04/13/12
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TED App Design Delivers

I think that critical reviews of failed design can be very eye opening but design critique can sound sound harsh and negative. But there's one app that delivers almost unmatched quality on both Android phones and on Android tablets. I'm talking about TED!

Andrew Conlisk04/12/12
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Different Templates in One Listbox

In this post, Andrew Conlisk will explain how he selected different templates based on the type of data he wanted to show in the same listbox.

Paresh Mayani04/12/12
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Windows Phone 7 – A Simple Clock App in 10-15 Minutes

Paresh Mayani has recently begun learning Windows Phone 7 development, and in this post, he explains how to create a simple clock app in just a few minutes.

Samidip Basu04/11/12
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7 Deadly Sins for Windows Phone Developers: Greed

Sam Basu returns with the 5th post in his series: "7 Deadly Sins for Windows Phone Developers!" In this post, Sam talks about greed, and a number of tools and methods available to avoid falling into the "Greed Trap"

Juhani Lehtimaki04/11/12
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Multi-platform Frameworks Follow Up

My previous post about multi-platform frameworks started a very interesting discussion. Big thanks to everybody who contributed into the discussion. The discussion wasn't only limited to the blog comments so here are few other places worth taking a peek.

Jorge Ramon04/11/12
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How to Create a Sencha Touch 2 App: Part 3

We will start by learning how to use Sencha Touch’s Form components to edit data in an application, and how to use a LocalStorageProxy instance to cache data on the device running the application. In addition, we will learn how to create transitions and connect different Views in a multi-view application.

Greg Duncan04/10/12
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If You Can't Make Data, Then Fake Data...

In this post, Greg Duncan introduces Faker.Net, which supports loads of different ways to fake data from addresses, to names, and even phone numbers for use in Windows Phone and .Net apps.

Tony Russell-rose04/10/12
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Mobile Search Usability Design Considerations

This article presents a framework of mobile information needs, juxtaposing search motives—casual, lookup, learn, and investigate—with search types—informational, geographic, personal information management, and transactional.

Juhani Lehtimaki04/10/12
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Android is Awesome. Here's Why

To me the most impressive feature of the Android operating system is Android intents. Looking at competing mobile operating systems trying to figure out how to integrate Twitter and Facebook to their platforms makes me smile. Android got it right.

Shai Almog04/10/12
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Codename One - Making WORA Real Again For Mobile Devices

Codename One is a practical way to develop Java applications for iPhone/iPad as well as every other mobile device. If you loved Swing and the ideas of WORA then Codename One is something you should definitely follow closely!

Tony Siciliani04/09/12
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Android SMS popup - Part Four: Implicit Intents

Part Four of the Android SMS Popup application illustrating some of Android's fundamental concepts: Broadcast Receivers, Activities and Intents.

Karthikeyan Anb...04/09/12
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Changing the Language Settings in the Windows Phone Emulator

In this tutorial, Karthikeyan Anbarasan will show you how to change the language settings in the Windows Phone Emulator while testing your region specific application.