Posts Tagged ‘win8dev’

Merry Xmas, everyone!

    This year was an amazing year. We got a lot of new devices, great apps, and a lot of development work was done. Now, with Xmas around the corner, I want to wish all of you a Merry Christmas! After the xmas days, I will start a new series here on my blog, […]


Dev Story Series (Part 5 of many): Styling a WebView or WebBrowser element

This post is about styling our WebView or WebBrowser in our app. Until now, we only got the HTML string that we are displaying in our WebView or WebBrowser. It looks like this: The content we receive from our WordPress post content includes already all kind of HTML tags like paragraphs, lists, links, images. That […]


Dev Story Series (Part 4 of many): How to open links from a WebBrowser/WebView in Internet Explorer

Today I will share my solution of how to open links from a WebBrowser or WebView on Windows Phone and Windows 8 (as I did in my app for msicc.net). Generally links are opened within the same WebBrowser or WebView element. On Windows Phone you can solve this problem pretty easy with only one simple […]


Dev Story Series (Part 3 of many): Why I use a WebBrowser/WebView to display WordPress post content

When it comes to display the post content on a blog reader app, it starts to become a bit challenging. The post content is formatted to look great on your website. But when we pull our posts into an app, there is only the naked, HTML formatted string. As developer, you have to think about […]