FREE Windows Phone 7 Development Tools Available Sep. 16

As we get closer to launch date, Windows Phone 7 news are getting white-hot. Only six months after announcing the launch of the new OS and with a few beta releases for the development tools, it was finally announced today Continue reading FREE Windows Phone 7 Development Tools Available Sep. 16

Do almost everything with your smartphone (Part 4/5)

Recap:  I am trying to do almost all my work with my phone and I am slowly getting there. This series of articles (this is the fourth part) is intended to document my findings and opinions about the process. Here Continue reading Do almost everything with your smartphone (Part 4/5)

Will you be around Orlando, FL this Weekend?

If you are in any way interested in Development for Windows and Windows Mobile devices then you are invited to attend a FREE event Saturday and Sunday. The weekend event is called Microsoft Community Summit 2008 or ]InBetween[ or Tweener Continue reading Will you be around Orlando, FL this Weekend?

Mobility Opposing Forces – Be Prepared!

No matter how prepared you are or how well laid out is your project, you could find some opposing forces to progress. This is something you may encounter in some though not all "old-school-type" businesses. Change, specifically aimed at progress Continue reading Mobility Opposing Forces – Be Prepared!

Is Your Company Thinking About Mobile Solutions?

If it’s not, then it should. Let me explain why. Every company wants at least their executives to have work email access on-the-go. They may not have it already but if they don’t they are certainly craving for it. We Continue reading Is Your Company Thinking About Mobile Solutions?

Who Should Decide on Implementation Details?

There seems to be different positions in this matter. There are people that think that IT Management should have final say in these matters and people that are convinced that once the general specifications for the architecture and methodology are Continue reading Who Should Decide on Implementation Details?

How Secure Is Your Mobile Application Data?

When developing mobile applications we usually think in terms of a single user; doing only a few tasks in a small device. However, this may no longer be true. We are now faced with devices that have large screens (for Continue reading How Secure Is Your Mobile Application Data?

Windows Mobile 6.1 Emulators Out

With the release of Windows Mobile 6.1 and some models already announced, it was only logical that we would see the WM 6.1 emulators out for Visual Studio 2005 and Visual Studio 2008. Just like their predecessors, the emulators are Continue reading Windows Mobile 6.1 Emulators Out

Webcast: Creating Location-Aware Applications for Windows Mobile

Maarten Struys will be presenting a webcast on April 9th. He is going to talk about how incorporate GPS functionality to your applications and how to build "location awareness" by using the GPS API and the "Fake GPS" GPS Emulator Continue reading Webcast: Creating Location-Aware Applications for Windows Mobile

Orlando Code Camp a Success

Another successful Code Camp organized by .Net User Groups from Orlando, Lakeland and the Space Coast! Shawn did a great job and had pretty much everything under control. Attendance was full, and everyone was happy about the presentations. Here is Continue reading Orlando Code Camp a Success