Jonas Stawski

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Debugging the Windows Phone Ad Control

I’ve written previously about my lessons learned of the Windows Phone 7 ad control and it appears as I haven’t learned my lesson yet. About a month ago Champions League Tracker hit the Marketplaceand it appears to be very successful: from 11/28/2011 ... [More]

Multiple Language Keyboard in Windows Phone 7.5

I’m loving my Mango update on Windows Phone 7. With many new features incorporated into the phone there is one that I was really looking forward to: The multiple language soft keyboard. I’m used to having a hard keyboard on my phones and therefore I ... [More]

Programmatically hiding the keyboard in Windows Phone 7 (WP7)

I was looking for a way to programmatically hide the keyboard in WP7 and was searching for some WP7 API method, but couldn’t find one. Then it dawn on me that the keyboard automatically hides when the TextBox control looses focus. So I decided ... [More]

My Windows Phone 7 App failed… Requirement 5.2.4.c

So I submitted my third app, Shapes, into the WP7 Marketplace and 48 hours later I get an email saying it failed. I read the details and it failed because of requirement 5.2.4.c: If the current page displays a context menu or a dialog, the p... [More]

Lessons Learned, WP7 Advertisement SDK

I would like to share my lessons learned while I was working with the Windows Phone 7 Ad SDK for my textContact Light application. For a more detailed explanation of how to set up your account and the AdControl, download the SDK. While debugging th... [More]

textContact Light is published and ready for Download

My first Windows Phone 7 app is published and ready for download: textContact Light. The FREE app allows you to easily attach phone numbers and emails from your contact list. The app is light, simple, straight forward and easy to use. You can watch a... [More]