Angular in a Windows Store app

Angular JS

I was trying to use Angular JS in a Windows store app and had some issues with Angular being “unsafe”. Using Angular JS in a JavaScript Windows Store app turned out to be pretty easy. Here’s how to do it: First create a new app. Install Angular JS though NuGet. Add a scripts tag to…

List item delay in Pivot

In one of my apps I wanted to have the items in a list with the list being in a Pivot control. I wanted to have the items slide in with a little delay, like they are in the Windows Phone mail app. I’ve been looking for that a lot, but couldn’t find anything. Until…

WinJS Promises

For a while now I wanted to dive a little deeper into Promises, so I decided to write this tutorial. For this tutorial I used the WinJS version as available on GitHub. If you want to follow along you’ll have to compile the code yourself. Which is very easy, but if you have any issues…

Windows Phone Sketchflow 2013

In the past I used SketchFlow to prototype my Windows Phone apps. Unfortunately the development of the windows phone SketchFlow templates stopped back in 2011. These templates don’t work in Blend for Visual Studio 2013. Today I had enough of not being able to use that template and just upgraded it to Blend for VS2013.…