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Nokia launches 'DVLUP Status,' a way to give developers recognition for their app achievements

Nokia launches 'DVLUP Status,' a way to give developers recognition for their app achievements

DVLUP, Nokia's [developer outreach program](http://www.wpcentral.com/dvlup-day-events "Start your Windows Phone development training at DVLUP Day events"), has announced a new system to better incentivize and reward their most loyal, most successful app makers. Called DVLUP Status, it introduces three new, "highly coveted" badges — Specialist (bronze), Expert (silver), and Legend (gold...

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Developers: Due to high demand, a repeat session of Nokia’s design seminar has been added!

Developers: Due to high demand, a repeat session of Nokia’s design seminar has been added!

Well, you did it. You broke Nokia’s planned design seminar, which is to occur this Thursday. Earlier this week, we reported on our renewed partnership with Nokia DVLUP, their design seminar for Windows Phone apps and a chance to win a one-on-one design consultation with Arturo Toledo. The idea was for you to register for the ´Lessons Learned´ online seminar, occurring on January 30th (...

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WPCentral extends its partnership with Nokia DVLUP to give away more free design consultations for your app!

WPCentral extends its partnership with Nokia DVLUP to give away more free design consultations for your app!

Join Nokia DVLUP this Thursday, January 30th at 8 AM Pacific for a one-hour online design seminar and learn how to win a free design consultation for your Windows Phone app. Last year WPCentral and the Nokia DVLUP team gave away several free design consultations for developers who wanted to enhance the visual design quality of their app. This giveaway was such a success that hundreds...

Daniel Rubino 14
Nokia announces the second season of Your Wish is My App, an Indian app reality TV show

Nokia announces the second season of Your Wish is My App, an Indian app reality TV show

Earlier today, Nokia India announced the second season of their app reality show - Your Wish is My App. Following the unanticipated success of the first season, the show is intended to kindle the imagination of app enthusiasts. The campaign will give consumers the opportunity to submit mobile application ideas that have the potential to be developed into successful apps for the Windows...

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Deal Alert: Nextgen Reader goes free for Windows Phone, and 50% off for Windows 8

Deal Alert: Nextgen Reader goes free for Windows Phone, and 50% off for Windows 8

Nextgen Reader is one of our favorite Windows Phone apps. The fast, clean, and beautiful apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone offer a great RSS reader experience. The Windows Phone app is free in the Windows Phone Store today as part of the ‘App of the Day’ campaign by DVLUP, Nokia’s developer rewards program. Also, as part of Microsoft’s Red Strip Deals promo for the holiday season...

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Vserv.mobi launches advertising SDK for Windows Phone; announces $100,000 challenge on DVLUP

Vserv.mobi launches advertising SDK for Windows Phone; announces $100,000 challenge on DVLUP

Vserv.mobi, the mobile advertising company focused on emerging markets, has announced its Windows Phone 8 SDK to enable advertising based monetization for Windows Phone developers. The service includes a downloadable SDK that allows developers and multi-app publishers to integrate over 10 mobile ad formats. It also enables premium full screen launch, exit ads, global hybrid mediation,...

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Developers: Enter to win free DVLUP design consultations for your Windows Phone app

Developers: Enter to win free DVLUP design consultations for your Windows Phone app

The Nokia DVLUP team has kindly provided Windows Phone Central with 10 free giveaway DVLUP design consultations for your Windows Phone apps! The consultations are usually worth 3,125 XP points so it's a very good deal. Do you have a Windows Phone app that works great, with good ratings and reviews but not the best UX and design? If you do then this giveaway is for you. These free...

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DVLUP rewards program expands to 21 countries; Bryan Biniak is Nokia's new Dev Experience VP

DVLUP rewards program expands to 21 countries; Bryan Biniak is Nokia's new Dev Experience VP

The DVLUP (www.dvlup.com) team have announced two changes that are occurring at the Nokia rewards program for Windows Phone developers. If you’ve never heard of DVLUP, the program (launched back in 2012 in the US and Canada) enables those who publish content to the stores to take full advantage of some unique challenges that lead to exciting opportunities and rewards being earned. The...

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Support the developers behind your favourite apps with Nokia's #MakeAnAppDevHappyDay

Support the developers behind your favourite apps with Nokia's #MakeAnAppDevHappyDay

Do you honestly think it's just another Friday? No way! It's never "just another day" here at Windows Phone Central, or within the Windows community for that matter. DVLUP, the Nokia rewards program for Windows Phone developers launched #MakeAnAppDevHappyDay on Twitter last month as a one off, but it's back for the first Friday of each month. So, what's it all about and how can you get...

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Former UX Designer for Windows Phone teams up with Nokia DVLUP Design Consultations

Former UX Designer for Windows Phone teams up with Nokia DVLUP Design Consultations

Developers, looking for a way to spruce up your app? Need advice on your creation’s UI? Then you may want to take a look at Toledo Designs who just partnered up with Nokia through their popular DVLUP program. Why go with Toledo? It’s simple. One of the founders of the company is Arturo Toledo, a former Senior User Experience Designer for Microsoft's Windows Phone Design Studio. The man...

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Help this Nokia Ambassador paint his 1965 Rambler Ambassador with some Lumia color

Help this Nokia Ambassador paint his 1965 Rambler Ambassador with some Lumia color

Way back in November we told you guys about DVLUP, a Nokia sponsored rewards program for Windows Phone developers. It’s a cool community for developers and worth checking out if you’re in the scene. The program is ran by a bunch of Nokia Ambassadors, who are always doing crazy cool things. Lance McCarthy recently ran a hackathon that produced some cool apps. Now George Salcedo is doing...

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