Introduction to the Windows Phone SDK
Welcome to this new and exciting journey toward Windows Phone 8 development! In this chapter, we will cover the essential information you will need to hit the ground running in mobile application development for the Windows Phone OS 8.0 platform. If you have developed Windows Phone 7 applications, don’t skip over this chapter just yet! We also have a recipe for upgrading your Windows Phone 7.x apps to Windows Phone 8.
For your first taste of Windows Phone 8 development, we will provide you with the following recipes: