Expanded Library

Beyond the Basics in Windows Phone 8

by Michael Crump

This course will walk you through four new features included in the Windows Phone 8 SDK including: Speech, In-App Purchasing, Wallet transactions and the new Map control.

What you'll learn

The course is designed for those who already have some experience working with the Windows Phone 8 SDK. Maybe you have already worked with the additional tooling and implemented the new tile types or lock screen notifications. In this course, I will walk you through four other core features including: Speech, In-App Purchasing, Wallet transactions and the new Map control. All of these four features can be found in many professional Windows Phone 8 apps currently in the marketplace.

About the author

Michael Crump works at Microsoft and is a coder, blogger and speaker of various software development topics. He has a passion for a wide range of technology stacks that involve desktop and mobile. You can find Michael on twitter at @mbcrump.

Ready to upskill? Get started