Noting that all .NET and Silverlight developers are also Windows Phone developers, he managed to quickly and easily port the New York Times Silverlight Kit into a Windows Phone 7 app. He notes it was simply a question of adding â€œa few #if statements to the codeâ€, which he has made available at CodePlex site.
Read more about the project at MSDN here.
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