Sony’s New PSP NGP

This week Sony unveiled the new Sony PSP NGP (New Gaming Portable) and it seems great. Even the spec sheet is amazing!! The New PSP NGP will revolve around five key concepts: Revolutionary User Interface, Social Connectivity, Location-based Entertainment, Converging Real and Virtual (augmented) Reality.

Specs

Implement “Master Pages” in Java

Found a good blog post on how you can emulate the use of ASP.Net Master Pages in Java,to create the desired layout of the site. Have a look here

Get Windows Phone 7 Theme Background Colour

To get the Background Colour in Windows Phone 7 as selected by the user, you need to use the following 2 lines of code: Read the rest of this entry »

Get Windows Phone 7 Theme Foreground Colour

Whilst testing out Windows Phone 7 Development using Silverlight, I needed to get the Default Theme Foreground Colour that is set by the user. To get the Foreground colour you need 2 lines of code: Read the rest of this entry »

Windows Phone 7 Development

Today I started researching and making some Windows Phone 7 apps. The development tools are all free. You just need to download the free tools from here and everything will install automatically.

The Tools

The Windows Phone tools are added to the Visual Studio 2010 IDE so you won’t find any problems starting using it. WP7 apps are developed using Silverlight for Windows Phone or XNA 4.0. Read the rest of this entry »

Back to Malta

This week I came back to the little island in the Mediterranean, Malta. Had a nice holiday but now back to normal life.. It’s time to continue my blog 🙂 Will try to upload some photos of England soon.

Off To London

Tomorrow I’m off to London for a small holiday… Will try to write some posts if I find internet in a bar ;)… anyway… see you next Tuesday… London here we come!