This session will deep dive into the new Windows Phone Maps control from Nokia, now part of the core SDK, and cover how you can create your own unique maps and routes. We will also build an app utilizing the new Speech and Voice recognition API’s and cover how to access NFC. If you’ve been looking to take advantage of the new sensor features in Windows Phone 8, or are just a curious enthusiast, this session is for you.
Dave has been a professional speaker, trainer and evangelist for over a decade. He has taught full-day courses on many topics including Mobile Apps, Cloud and the Web. Dave has helped launch numerous technology platforms, frameworks and programming languages across an array of devices at both Microsoft and Amazon. Dave is also an author for Lynda.com, can be found on twitter as @TheDaveDev, on his personal blog (http://davedev.net) and the official Amazon Apps & Services Blog (http://bit.ly/amazon-blog).