Bing Maps for WPF
Web applications are well and good, but not every application is well suited to being a web application. Sometimes, what’s called for is a plain, old-fashioned, double-clickable executable, because of either business or feature constraints. Location-enabling a .NET application isn’t any more difficult than adding a Bing Maps assembly and control; in this chapter and the next, we will show you how to do this—first for Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) here and then for Windows Universal applications in the following chapter.
In this chapter, we will show you the ins and outs of using Bing Maps in WPF applications. ...