Windows Phone 7 Series Icon Pack released


The Windows Phone dev team has just released a package of application bar icons for developers building apps/games for Windows Phone 7 Series. The package contains a set of 64 app bar icons in PNG format (32 dark and 32 light) and vector format (for use in Expression Blend) For more information on how to use those icons head over here. The package can be downloaded here.

Windows Phone 7 Developer Documentation summary


Still trying to figure all the inner workings of Microsoft’s newest mobile OS? Windows Phone 7′s development head honcho, Charlie Kindel has posted a summary guide of all the WP7 documention currently available:

Your first stop should be MSDN (Microsoft Developer Network for those of you new to the MS world), where we have the bulk of Windows Phone Developer documentation. There’s all sorts of great stuff here, including:

Other important documentation links include Developing Windows Phone Games and Silverlight for Windows Phoneas a part of the XNA Game Studio 4.0 and Silverlight 4 RC documentation sets, respectively.

Lastly, if you have feedback about our documentation, join the discussion in the Windows Phone forums or use the ratings control in the upper right-hand side of the pages on MSDN.