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Load an external image in a universal app

When I was playing with a Universal App, an app with code shared between Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1, I noticed that loading an image from an externel source isn’t as easy as it should be. What seems logical is: View: <Grid Background="{ThemeResource ApplicationPageBackgroundThemeBrush}"> <Image VerticalAlignment="Center" Stretch="UniformToFill" Source="{Binding TheImage}"/>   </Grid> ViewModel: private BitmapImage […]

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