Posts Tagged ‘News’

Stomp Mobile WP7 ver 1.4 now available

Version 1.4 of Stomp Mobile WP7 is now available on marketplace. This version adds pagination of the pictures to prevent the app from crashing when it loads an article with too many pictures. This version also includes minor UI changes, which makes it more consistent to the metro design. Do let me know what you […]


Channel NewsAsia

I was contacted to develop the updated version to the Channel NewsAsia app, and am happy that after a few months, the app is now finally available on the marketplace. The Channel NewsAsia app should not need much introduction. This app allows you to enjoy the best of Channel NewsAsia and its website, offering the […]

BusGuide WP7 errors fixed, ver 1.6 now available

Version 1.6 of BusGuide WP7 is now available on marketplace. This version fixes the errors when retrieving bus arrival timing, which occured due to the transitlink website changes. This version also includes minor UI changes, which I hope makes the app more user friendly. Do let me know what you think of it. Leave a […]

SG Movies 1.1 now on marketplace

SG Movies version 1.1 can now be downloaded from the marketplace. This version brings 2 very useful features, the checking of seat availability from the app, by linking directly to the cinema’s booking system, and viewing of trailers for each show. Do give it a go and provide a positive rating if you like the […]

Looking at the lack of good local news app, I decided to also port the app from the iPhone. The WP platform is a fast increasing one and I really wonder why SPH does not want to develop apps for it. This app allows you to read the latest news from (online mobile […]


Razor TV

One of the app I used a lot in the iPhone is the Razor TV app. As such, I decided to port this app over to the WP7 platform. The Straits Times RazorTV is an online video news channel that webcasts from Singapore Press Holding’s Multimedia Centre web studio. It offers videos on demand for […]

Nokia Lumia 800! Sweeeet!

Sweet! Look what was just given to me, courtesy of Nokia! A brand new Nokia Lumia 800 device! And its mine to keep. Awesome! I think Microsoft needs more handsets like this where the design and quality is really fantastic. Do you really need 1Gb of ram or even dual core processors? Nah! With Windows […]

Nokia X-Calibre Hackathon 2011 prize ceremony

Congratulations to the 3 winning teams of the Nokia X-Calibre Hackathon 2011. Enjoy the cash prize, trophy and to the 1st team, you brand new Lumia 800 devices!

Nokia X-Calibre Hackathon 2011

Nokia conducted a one-day Windows Phone application building contest, the X-Calibre Hackathon on November 19, 2011, and I got roped in to be one of the Windows Phone champ to guide participants during the event. and help with their technical questions.

Stomp Mobile WP7 ver 1.3 released

Version 1.3 of Stomp Mobile WP7 is now available on the Marketplace. This update is only for Mango devices, and fixes the issue where the app crashes when starting up. The crashes were due to changes in the stomp website, which broke the way my app was pulling data from it. This releases fixes that […]