Windows starting template (October 2013)

UPDATE December 2, 2013: Sander van de Velde pointed out two small bugs in the template that prevented proper usage out of the box (thanks, Sander!). These have been fixed in the updated template (fo...

Build apps for a device

UPDATE December 11, 2013: Good news: a small additional batch of 10 extra Lumia 925’s made available to us, which we want you guys to benefit from, of course! We’ve extended the deadline ...

ReviewNotifier NuGet package

One of the things I’ve seen a lot of blog posts about and heard a lot of buzz around lately is the ability to ask users to review an app automatically after a number of launches. This is a real...

StorageHelper NuGet package

UPDATE June 22, 2014: Version 1.1.4 of StorageHelper is now available through NuGet, adding settings APIs for Windows Store (Windows 8.1, Windows Phone 8.1 and Universal) apps. Please note that there...

Windows starting template

Back in February, I posted my Windows Phone starting template, which serves as a helpful base to start developing Windows Phone apps. It provides some useful basics, such as review reminder, storage ...

App in a snap: Localizing your app

If you want to create Your first Windows 8 app with App in a snap, you’ll probably notice that all the labels and texts in the app are in Dutch. This could potentially pose a problem with certi...