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My favorite Windows Phone 7 development resources

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When I develop Windows Phone 7 apps I use a lot of online and offline resources to learn best practices, tips and tricks from other developers. Why use a lot of time figuring out how to do things that already have been done. This post is a collection of all my favorite Windows Phone 7 development resources. The post will be updated as I continuously find new good resources.

Articles

All about WP7 Isolated Storage

Making a Voice Recorder on Windows Phone

ListBox on Windows Phone 7

Windows Phone 7 Push Notifications (video)

Free icons for you WP7 apps

Blogs

The Windows Phone Developer Blog

Windows Phone App Hub

WMPoweruser.com

Tools

NUnit Windows Phone 7

Coding4Fun Tools

Teleric RadControls for Windows Phone

MVVM Light Toolkit

Link collections

Windows Phone 7 section at DZone

WP7 Dev guide at WindowsPhoneGeek

Windows Phone 7 Development Tools and Resources at MSDN Magazine

REDDIT WP7dev

Master list of Windows Phone Developer Tips at Chris Craft’s Blog

eBooks

Programming Windows Phone 7 – by Charles Petzold

Windows Phone blue book – by Rob Miles

Silverlight for Windows Phone – by Puja Pramudya

Books

Beginning Windows Phone 7 Development – by Henry Lee and Eugene Chuvyrov

Microsoft Silverlight Edition: Programming Windows Phone 7 – by Charles Petzold

Persons that tweet about WP7

@WP7Expert

@gcaughey

@winphonegeek

@wpug

@wp7devlinks

 

Please let me know if you have any great WP7 development resources.

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