Posts Tagged ‘WP7’

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 […]

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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 […]

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SG Movies

SG Movies is the one stop app for all your movie needs. Get upcoming movie details, read the plot, or view the trailers. Easily check for the showtime of current movies. Once you decided which movie to watch, you can even check the movie seating availability, and access the cinema booking system directly. Add shortcuts […]

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Omy.sg

Looking at the lack of good local news app, I decided to also port the omy.sg 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 omy.sg (online mobile […]

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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 […]

Text Wrapping a WP7 HyperlinkButton

If you have ever used a HyperlinkButton in your WP7 app, you will notice that the “TextWrapping” property is not available to that control. What happens if you have a HyperlinkButton with a really long name is, it gets truncated as such. You can set the text to wrap though by generating your own custom […]

Data Binding IsEnabled values to the WP7 appbar button

If you’ve ever tried to databind values to a WP7 application appbar, you will realize that its not possible to do so. This will mean, for example, that you will not be able to enable/disable an appbar button by setting the value in your View Model. You will instead, need to do this from the […]

Minimize data binding lag in WP7 by delaying the load data for the ViewModel Items

In a Model View ViewModel (MVVM) WP7 app, the loading of data for the ViewModel items usually gets executed in the page “Loaded” event. When the ViewModel Items is huge (list of many items), there is a noticeable lag though, when navigating to the page, and having the page opened. For example, click a link […]