DDD Windows Phone 7 Event - Session 4

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On 7th October 2010 at the Odeon Cinema in Manchester, UK, a community event dedicated to Windows Phone 7 development took place. All the session were recorded. This session is:

Session 4: "Raising the dead: Programming Silverlight Apps that survive Tombstoning" with Andy Wigley

"Application Lifecycle and Using the Phone. A look at the execution model on the phone, and how to create applications that give a great user experience in the face of phone calls, termination, switching to a different app or termination due to the lock screen displaying. We show how to respond to events to make your application give the appearance of being “always on” and the data persistence facilities that you will need to make this work."

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