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Microsoft slashes Windows Phone developer registration fee to just $8 for 8 days [Update]

Microsoft slashes Windows Phone developer registration fee to just $8 for 8 days [Update]

Rich Edmonds 43

Microsoft has announced today plans to slash its Windows Phone developer registration fee to just $8 for 8 days in an effort to get more developers on-board with the company's mobile platform. The fee, which is usually $99, will be applied to all new registrations in the allotted time frame - the next 8 days as for as we're aware. Be sure to head on over to the Windows Phone Developer...

A closer look at Windows Phone 8’s High Contrast display mode

A closer look at Windows Phone 8’s High Contrast display mode

Daniel Rubino 97

It Don't Matter If you're Black Or White...or does it? This photo of the HTC 8S has been generating a lot of comments on Reddit with most people throwing out the word “sexy” to describe it. The question you may be wondering is what’s the deal with the black and white? Is that some HTC thing? The answer is ‘nope’ as it is part of Windows Phone 8’s “ease of access” settings, meaning you...

Survey of Windows Phone developers shows high interest in cross-platform development

Survey of Windows Phone developers shows high interest in cross-platform development

Rich Edmonds 1

  Cross-platform development is considered a safe guard when building and launching mobile apps and games. The ability to pump out content for more than one platform provides enough ground to fall back on should one eco-system not accumulate enough sales for a good ROI (Return On Investment). Last week we covered the results from a survey held over at Windows Phone Geek, a popular...