There are four Windows Phone starter kits available for download
These starter kits are great to get an app working and to understand how it woks, all you have to do is add your own artwork, make a couple of tweaks and you are ready to go. Below is a link to all of them and a short description of what they do….happy coding
The RSS Starter Kit project was designed as an application template for building RSS-based Windows Phone applications. It will appeal to non-developers because there are only a few configuration options to set before you get a working, deployable application. It will also appeal to experienced developers because it provides a great starting place to build out a more complex RSS-based application as there are many places for custom tweaking and extending.
This starter kit helps you turn a WordPress blog into a Windows Phone application quickly and easily. By uploading a pre-written WordPress plugin and changing one line of configuration file, your Windows Phone application is able to connect to and read from your WordPress blog. All that will remain is the creative theming of your application to match your blog!
The Windows Phone Starter Kit for Podcasts allows you to easily create a Window Phone 7 for any podcast that provides a valid Rss Feed. This kit provides background audio, live tile updates, history tracking, twitter intergration and much more.
The MySchoolApp project is built to allow you to update easily the content and the appearance to match your school. This document steps you through customizing the application. Specifically:
- Customize the settings and data
- Customize the appearance and content