Join Michael Lehman for an in-depth discussion in this video Solution: Enhancing the push notification, part of Using Windows Azure with Windows Phone 8.
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…Alright this is my solution to the…Windows Azure mobile services push notifications challenge.…What we're going to do is we're going to, change the way we…update the live tile to instead of putting the first line of the text.…In the last update into the title, we're…going to put the last modifcation date in there.…We're also going to update the delete script to…also push the modificatoin date to the tile.…So we're going to begin by going to view models,…notes model, and we're going to first go to…the create a new note and make one small change.…
You might notice that sometimes you saw the date in here as being a ticks…string and sometimes you saw it as a human readable date string and the reason is…because we originally set the date key to ticks dot two string but inside the note…model logic for updating note we set it to date time dot now dot two string.…So we're going to, first of all, modify the…notes model to change this to be DateTime.Now.ToStrings.…We'll take out the ticks, and then we're going to…
- What is Windows Azure?
- Creating Azure tables
- Inserting, updating, and deleting data in tables
- Uploading a blob to Windows Azure storage
- Using shared access signatures
- Implementing mobile services
- Adding push notifications
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Overview of Windows Azure Services
2. Windows Phone Apps and Azure Tables
3. Windows Phone Apps and Azure Blobs
4. Windows Phone Apps and Azure Mobile Services
5. Windows Phone Apps and Azure Push Notifications
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