This week, on Bytes by MSDN, Evan Hutnick, Developer Evangelist for Telerik, and Rob Cameron, Senior Architect Evangelist for Microsoft swap notes on Silverlight. They share best practices and reveal great resources for Silverlight. The conversation progresses to mobile and the Windows Phone 7 tool kit and other resources available, through Telerik, to create great Windows Phone 7 applications. You won’t want to miss this lively conversation between two developer evangelists!
About Evan Hutnick
Evan works as a Developer Evangelist for Telerik specializing in Silverlight and WPF. After years as a development enthusiast in .Net technologies, he has been able to excel in XAML development helping to provide samples and expertise in these cutting edge technologies. Evan is also active in the community as a .Net speaker at user groups and code camps, covering topics including business intelligence development, Silverlight and Windows Phone development, and developer/designer best practices when working with Silverlight. As a part of his role at Telerik, Evan is involved in feature scoping and roadmap for future Telerik Xaml products. Evan is also working on his own community-based site for Silverlight, WPF, and Windows Phone 7 (including XNA) development.
About Rob Cameron
Employed by Microsoft since 2001, Rob Cameron is an Industry Architect Evangelist with Microsoft Corporation based out of Atlanta, Georgia. As part of Microsoft's Communication Sector Developer & Platform Evangelism team, Rob focuses on development tools and technologies focused on mobile devices, gaming, and embedded devices for telecommunications, cable, and media & entertainment companies. Rob co-authored several titles including Building ASP.NET Server Controls, Pro ASP.NET 3.5 Server Controls and AJAX Components, Silverlight 2 Recipes, and most recently Silverlight 3 Recipes. He has a master's degree in information technology management and a bachelor's degree in computer science. Visit Rob's blog at https://blogs.msdn.com/RobCamer.
Evan Hutnick and Rob Cameron recommend you check out
- Telerik Facebook page
- Telerik free trials
- Download the Windows Phone 7 developer tools
- Register for Marketplace and upload your app
- App Hub Windows Phone 7 Developer Portal
- Learn more about Windows Phone 7 development with "How Do I" videos
- Windows Phone 7 Developer Training Kit
- Windows Phone 7 Jump Start video training
- Microsoft Silverlight 4 Download