Daniel Rubino

Daniel Rubino is executive editor of Windows Central. He has been covering Microsoft since 2009 back when this site was called WMExperts (and later Windows Phone Central). His interests include Windows, Surface, HoloLens, Xbox, and future computing visions. Follow him on Twitter: @daniel_rubino.

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Software developer throws down gauntlet to Google: shows how to code Google Maps in WP7

Software developer throws down gauntlet to Google: shows how to code Google Maps in WP7

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Now here's a bold challenge: Joost van Schaik has demonstrated how easy it is to code Google Maps into a Windows Phone 7 application (taking advantage of Bing Map Control to do so; The image above is a Google Map satellite layer on top the Street layer, done with actual coding). He dares Google to make a Google Maps application, suggesting if they don't, someone else will and they'll do...

WPCentral interview with IdentityMine--developers of Twitter, IMDb & Graphic.ly for WP7

WPCentral interview with IdentityMine--developers of Twitter, IMDb & Graphic.ly for WP7

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We had a chance to chat with Jonah Sterling, Group Creative Director for IdentityMine, for a quick Q&A regarding their company, the software they have developed for Windows Phone 7 and their views on the development platform that Microsoft has laid out so far. Being responsible for the official Twitter app on Windows Phone 7 (which does allow photo uploads despite earlier reports,...