Windows Phone 8 + Nokia Lumia Series

In the coming few days I will be going over Microsoft’s latest mobile OS (Windows Phone 8) and Nokia’s WP8 flagship phone, the Lumia 920.

Just to give a bit of an introduction. I have recently (only a couple of weeks) moved away from the openness and flexible mobile platform, Android, to a (hopefully) more stable and predictable OS, Windows Phone 8. I decided to go all out and got myself the hyped Nokia Lumia 920.…

First Android App – Update 1

Here is my first update on developing an Android application. For the moment I have worked mostly on what I believe the app should conceptually look. Nothing complex, just a bunch of fields and instructions with buttons to complete the action. It looks much better on my phone though. Target API level is 8 (Android 2.2 Froyo). Icons used from the Android Asset Studio.

I'm using a combination of code snippets from Android's developers section (the tabbed part of the app) and a bit of the GUI builder from Eclipse (with the ADT plugin).…