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Changing app theme on the fly with RequestedTheme

  Windows 8.1 (and WP 8.1 XAML and Universal apps) have this new XAML markup : ThemeResource To make it short, it is like the StaticResource but with a little bit of dynamism. If you change the theme at runtime, the property will be updated. A theme is just a resource dictionary with a specific key (Valid key, for Universal Apps are “Light” and [...]

Windows Phone 8.1 Update Task

  Amongst the new features of Windows Phone 8.1 (Silverlight), there is a new background task : the Update Task. As the name suggest, it is a background task that is run when the application is updated. If you need to update some data, settings, etc… when you update your app, this is for you.   Implementing the Update Task I will show an example [...]