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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New Windows Phone 7 game 'DroppyPop' developed in Silverlight; Play it right now

New Windows Phone 7 game 'DroppyPop' developed in Silverlight; Play it right now

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One of the big sells withs Windows Phone 7 is the inter-language programming allowed between things like XNA, Silverlight and .NET.A clear example of this is a demo of a game called 'DroppyPop' developed by Andy Beaulieu in Silverlight..The beauty of such an approach is two-fold according to Andy:It's faster to compile and run outside of the WP7 emulatorYou end up with both a Windows...