As all app marketplaces Microsoft’s cut for every sale is 30%. But non-us residents had to also pay taxes in the U.S. in addition to the taxes in their own country. So their payout would be far less than 70%.
One way to get around this was to apply for a U.S. IRS individual taxpayer identification [...]
Microsoft is currently hosting another Windows Phone event for developers named “Developer-Update: Everything about Windows Phone ‘Mango’”. While the first event was a general introduction to the Windows Phone 7 platform, this event highlighted the specific changes in the “Mango” update.
As last time it was an all-day event [...]
On Monday I attended a Microsoft workshop for WP7 developers which was held in Microsoft’s office in Bad Homburg, Germany. The workshop gave an overview over the most important topics (data storage, location based services, marketplace, etc.) regarding development for the Windows Phone 7 platform. It was a one day workshop from 9 am to [...]