Tag Archives: Microsoft

Goodbye Funambol and the MVP community, welcome Blue Badge

It’s been a while since my last blog post: unfortunately, I’ve been very busy in the latest month to deliver my new book about Universal Windows apps development, that will be published as a free e-book by Syncfusion in the … Continue reading

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Backup and restore on Skydrive in Windows Phone 7

I’m working on a big update for my Speaker Timer application and one of the features I’m implementing is Skydrive’s support, to create a backup of the data and restore it in case the user buys a new phone or … Continue reading

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Using SQLite in your Windows 8 Metro style applications

As a little surprise for developers, Windows 8 doesn’t come out with native database support. In the past months some SQLite portings came out, but none of the them was working really good. After the Windows Phone Summit (where Microsoft … Continue reading

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A new adventure begins…

After a long time finally I’ve found the time (and the will) to start a new adventure in English! Let me introduce you: my name is Matteo, I’m 28 years old, I’m happily married since 2009 and… I’m a developer. … Continue reading

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