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This is the second in a series of videos that will detail how to add Windows Phone SDK 7.1 functionality to an existing Windows Phone application, step by step.
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This is the third in a series of videos that will detail how to add Windows Phone SDK 7.1 functionality to an existing Windows Phone application, step by step.
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This technical article covers some of the most common questions around FAS, and how it affects development for interactive entertainment titles.
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This article describes a variety of ways to reduce loading times on your Windows Phone 7 games.
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This article discusses best practices for achieving good performance on Xbox 360 for XNA Game Studio games.
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This whitepaper discusses the flow of events that occur in your application for common user scenarios, and what actions the developer should perform in each event. This paper references the Unit Converter Starter Kit, also available for downloaded from the Education Catalog.
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This sample shows how to restore the visual state of a page and also application data when an application is reactivated after tombstoning.
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This article gives tips on how to avoid the Windows Phone Watchdog, which seeks out and shuts down unresponsive applications.
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Learn more about performance and features in Windows Phone 7 games with these talks from Microsoft's PDC '10.
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This article demonstrates techniques of memory management, content loading, and profiling to increase performance of Windows Phone 7 games.
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This utility contains three code tools that you can use to debug and optimize your game: a profiler, a frames-per-second counter, and a customizable debug console.
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This sample demonstrates using the Performance Utility to understand the impact of drawing and colliding 3D meshes to game performance.
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