Programming Windows Phone 7
by Charles Petzold
Publisher: Microsoft Press 2010
Number of pages: 1013
This book is a gift from the Windows Phone 7 team at Microsoft to the programming community. The author shows you the basics of writing applications for Windows Phone 7 using the C# programming language with the Silverlight and XNA 2D frameworks.
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