26 Feb 2013
Location: Durban, SOUTH AFRICA
Matt is a developer of awesome Windows Phone/Windows 8 stuff, does Netduino electronics stuff, and writes about both. He occasionally does talks about development. He runs a small indie Windows Phone studio, currently working on an AppCampus-funded game.
Games, UI Design, Windows Phone
Books and other publications
- Currently writing a book on Netduino home-automation including some chapters on using your Windows Phone 8 as a controller. - Intro to Game Development with XNA for PC Format
TechEd Africa 2013: - Monetisation of Windows Phone and Windows 8 apps - Panel: Making great applications for Windows and Windows Phone - What every Windows Phone developer should know (can be seen at: http://blog.roguecode.co.za/MakingaWindowsPhoneWeatherAppInAnHour) Global Forum 2013: - A full day deep-dive into coding Windows Phone applications
Honors and Awards
- My game, Matchy, which was coded at a Nokia hackathon, won the MTN Windows App of the year award for 2012. - AppCampus campus awarded me a grant to develop a game for Windows Phone, along with attending their intensive month-long AppCademy course in Finland.