Windows Phone 7 and epic efforts to publish applications

There is plenty of time I am developing applications for Windows Phone and…

  • tools are great (aka Visual Studio rocks)
  • learning content is great (aka msdn rocks (not as much as you imagine :D))
  • third-party resources are great (growing and growing from day to day), etc.

…but there is something that is crucial, sensitive and final point (for a developer), and (trust me) is not working in this wonderland – publishing. Continue reading Windows Phone 7 and epic efforts to publish applications

Contacts Factbook v1.1

I published an update for my application Contacts Factbook. This is not a major update but it brings some significant changes. From this version I also started with ads, and this is more a test I’d like see how it will perform, than other reason (btw I wouldn’t refuse cents or dollars 😀 , if it brings any) .

These are new features:

  • Sharing total number of contacts
  • Sharing number of pinned contacts
  • Percentage of phone number types
  • Pinned contacts

Dots or stat’s separators are now in accent color and this make my application more platform consistent.

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Contacts Factbook v1.0

Today I am very happy because my first Windows Phone 7 application passed submission test and now is in marketplace. Name of application is Contacts Factbook that it costs 0$ and can be found here http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/apps/da94664d-30f1-4b63-b471-dcbdc3a695e0 .

Contacts Factbook v1.0 - Main Screen
Contacts Factbook v1.0 - Main Screen

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