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The Second meet-up of Minsk Silverlight/Windows Phone User Group

On Saturday, July 2nd, we had the second meet-up of Minsk’s Silverlight / Windows Phone user group. That time about 55 IT specialists registered on the event. The number of participants increased for two times against the first meet-up That time we had planned three sessions and understood that it was the optimal number of activities. The first session was dedicated for XNA. Ivan Suhinin presented ‘XNA and physical engines’ where he showed demo XNA application, described workflow and specifics of working with physical engines. Demo application can be downloaded here. The second...

The First Public Meet-up Of Minsk Silverlight/Windows Phone Group Has Happened!

I am proud to inform my readers that the first public meet-up of Minsk Silverlight/Windows Phone group has happened. I and my friends made great efforts to prepare that meet-up, prepare sessions, answered big number of questions. We planed five sessions but were able to perform just four. One session (3D in Silverlight5) was postponed till the next meet-up because of problems with beta version of Silverlight 5 runtime. To be honest, we were lucky that that session was canceled. Five sessions would take a lot of time and attendees would be exhausted. All other sessions were hosted on time and were really great! Ivan Suhinin, presented XNA...

Microsoft has updated Windows Phone articles on MSDN with 7.1 mango run-time update

Today I mentioned on Twitter that MSDN has published updates for Windows Phone documentation. It seems, the official name of a new Windows Phone version is Windows Phone 7.1 There are some useful links to new articles What's New in Silverlight for Windows Phone New APIs in Silverlight for Windows Phone OS 7.1 Networking in Silverlight for Windows Phone Also, today should happen a Mango event where Microsoft will talk about the future of Windows Phone....

The First Public Meeting Of Minsk Silverlight/Windows Phone User group

In one of my previous posts I wrote that I and my colleagues created Minsk Silverlight / Windows Phone user group. Today I am proud to announce that on Saturday, May 28th we are going to have the first public meeting. We will have following sessions: XNA Content Pipeline – Ivan Suhinin (@suhinini) Silverlight 5 and 3D – Anton Grinevsky (@agrinevsky) Windows Phone 7, BDD, TDD and Mocking – Max Paulousky (@paulousky) Testing for Windows phone Marketplace – Ivan Kirkorau (@kirkorau) ...

Minsk Silverlight / Windows Phone User group is Created!

I am excited to announce that the first meeting of the Minsk Silverlight / Windows Phone User group happened on Thu, Apr 21st. That was an administrative meeting where the core of members got acquainted and discussed future steps. I am happy to share their names: Alex Sorokoletov. Interesting in Windows Phone development. Winner of the Latest #EcoContest Anton Grinevsky. Silverlight and Windows Phone developer. Has experience in Android development. It should be helpful for us to compare different platforms Ivan Suhinin. Active member of Belarusian .net community. Has experience...