New York Times Silverlight app ported to Windows Phone 7

DetailViewBrowser

Michael S. Scherotter, Media Experience Evangelist for Microsoft is doing his bit to spread the Silverlight Windows Phone 7 word.

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 “a few #if statements to the code”, which he has made available at CodePlex site.

Read more about the project at MSDN here.

Will the Silverlight base of Windows Phone 7 see an avalanche of apps coming to the OS and is it worth sacrificing native apps? Let us know below.

Via FuzeMobility.com

Some links in the article may not be viewable as you are using an AdBlocker. Please add us to your whitelist to enable the website to function properly.

Related
Comments