Tag Archives: XML

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.

Weather Forecast in Windows Phone 7

I wrote a new article to Nokia Developer Wiki. In this article, I will show how to create Windows Phone application which loads Weather Forecast from World Weather Online 's XML service. You can add your own favourite cities to application and it will display weather forecasts in Panorama Views in Windows Phone application.

Weather Forecast Panorama Weather Forecast Panorama Weather Forecast Panorama Weather Forecast Panorama Weather Forecast Settings Page

You can read the whole article here: Weather Forecast in Windows Phone 7

More XML Based Articles in Nokia Developer Wiki: Movies in Finnkino Theatre’s

I wrote a new article to Nokia Developer Wiki. In that article, I will show how to create Windows Phone application which loads Movie's information from Finnkino's XML service. Loaded Theatre's and Movie's data will be parsed and displayed in a few different Pages in Windows Phone application.

Finnkino Elokuvat - Theatre Area List Finnkino Elokuvat - Theatre Shows Finnkino Elokuvat - Show Details

You can read the whole article here: Movies in Finnkino Theatre's

Nokia Developer Wiki administrator added this article to Nokia Developer Wiki "Featured" articles at 29.1.2012.

Article in Nokia Developer Wiki: Employees from XML in Windows Phone 7

I wrote a new article to Nokia Developer Wiki. In that article, I will show how to create Windows Phone application which loads Employee's information from server with XML data. Loaded Employees XML data will be parsed and displayed (image 1) in ListBox Control. Selected Employee's details will be shown in a new Employee Page (image 2). You can call, send SMS or Email messages to selected Employee.

Employees in ListBox Delails of the Employee Delails of the Employee

You can read the whole article here: Employees from XML in WP7

Nokia Developer Wiki administrator added this article to Nokia Developer Wiki "Featured" articles at 22.1.2012.