Skip to main content

BuildMobile: Personalise Windows Phone 7: Live Tiles

By Nick Randolph

Programming

Share:

Free JavaScript Book!

Write powerful, clean and maintainable JavaScript.

RRP $11.95

In my previous post I discussed the importance of the Start screen and Live Tiles on the Windows Phone 7 platform. Applications that have been ported across from other smartphone platforms Windows Phone 7 don’t normally go beyond creating a default start screen tile. A static start screen tile is little more than an application icon, which the user already has in the applications list.

More:
BuildMobile: Personalise Windows Phone 7: Live Tiles

Nick is a software architect and developer with experience across a range of technologies, and has a particular interest in the future of rich client and mobile device applications. Nick is a speaker, author, a Microsoft MVP and owner of Built To Roam.

New books out now!

Learn valuable skills with a practical introduction to Python programming!


Give yourself more options and write higher quality CSS with CSS Optimization Basics.