Tag Archives: Localization

How to create a Namedays application for Windows Phone 7

This Nokia Developer Wiki article explains how the Namedays application is made for the Windows Phone 7. It shows how to load XML data from the server side and bind data to UI. It also illustrates how to localize the application for different languages and how to use Scheduled Task Agent to update application.

Namedays Application Main Page Image Namedays Application Live Tile Front Namedays Application Live Tile Back

You can read the whole story and load the source codes here.

Namedays application available in Windows Phone Marketplace

I published Namedays application to Windows Phone Marketplace. This application show selected country's name days. Name days thought the year are visible in application and today's names are displayed in Live Tile. So it is really easy to see and remember if your friends has a name day.

There are 15 countries included: Austria, Czech, Finland, Finland Swedish, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Poland, Slovak, Spain, Sweden, Uk and Usa.

Email me to get your country supported.

Here is a few screenshots:

Here is a few line in finnish: Lataa nimipäivät windows phone 7:lle tästä.