Local Tile Layers in Bing Maps WPF

Earlier this year the Bing Maps WPF control was updated with a number of performance and bug fixes. Most notably, navigating the map using touch works much better in Windows 8 than it did before. This update also increases the number of supported cultures from 15 to 117 and aligns with the same cultures supported…

Entity Framework 5 & Bing Maps WPF

Many developers have been asking since the release of SQL 2008 for support of Spatial data types in the Entity Framework. In May of this year the release candidate for Entity Framework 5 (EF5) was announced.This version has increased performance when compared to earlier EF version and also has support for spatial types. The Spatial…