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Mapping and location awareness on the Windows Phone  

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Brief overview of what you'll need to get started writing programs on the Windows Phone. Then we will take a closer look at the map control and demonstrate some of the following: <br/> <ul> <li>Basics: dropping a map control into a form</li> <li>Adding a pushpin</li> <li>Templating the pushpin</li> <li>Getting your current location</li> <li>How to mock your location in the emulator</li> <li>Databinding to your location, seeing the map update</li> <li>Geo coding and reverse geo coding using Bing services</li> </ul>

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Gary Campbell

Gary has over 20 years of software industry experience working in a variety of fields including insurance, marketing, medical, telecom, real estate, financial and manufacturing. He has also worked as a team lead on major software projects for Hewlett Packard and Johnson & Johnson. Gary's specialties include C#.NET, ASP.NET, Sitefinity, Delphi, Localization and Internationalization and database development. He holds a BS in Computer Science/Mathematics from California State University, Sacramento
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