Why Windows Phone 8 should succeed?!

Like everyone else has an opinion about new comings I also have mine and I want to share my bits why I think Windows Phone 8 should succeed. According to my opinion there are several reasons and conditions why next mobile operating system from Microsoft should make remarkable debut and gain significant percentage and momentum.

Suposed Windows Phone 8 logoThe factors that Windows Phone 8 should succeed according to my opinion are:

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.

Continue reading Contacts Factbook v1.1

Windows Phone 7 Resurse

Të fillosh programimin për Windows Phone 7 është fare e lehtë por të gjeshë shpejtë resurset e duhura merr kohë dhe kërkime të ndryshme. Mendova se do të ishte shumë e mirë që të publikoj disa lidhje për burimet e resurseve për programim në WP7, të cilat do të shërbenin si nisje e shpejtë. Continue reading Windows Phone 7 Resurse