Windows Phone 8 was released last Friday, along with the Windows Phone 8 SDK for developers. We've previously looked at the SDK leak to see what's included in the package, and Nokia has now published an in-depth developer resource for Windows Phone developers to read up on. So what's new in Windows Phone 8?
With the change Microsoft made between Windows Phone 7.x and 8, developers have more scope for app and game development. New APIs are available for developers to take advantage of, enabling new functionality and simplifying already coded features. Nokia's resource walks readers though most of the significant API additions and alterations.
Be sure to head on over to Nokia website to read up on the article.
Source: Nokia; thanks, Justin Angel, for the heads up!
Rich Edmonds is Senior Editor of PC hardware at Windows Central, covering everything related to PC components and NAS. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a PC chassis. You can follow him over on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.
Anyone else notice this in the first paragraph: "The release of Windows Phone 8 marks a significant milestone in the evolution of Microsoft's operating system for mobile phones and small tablet devices." what small tablet devices would those be Nokia...? ;)
Lol, maybe 7" tablets?
Smartphones like the 920, or a phablet, or even a windows 8 tablet!
Fantastic document, thank you for sharing !!
This document is really great. Cannot wait to start developing on this platform :)
Awesome, thanks for the heads up.
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