Why Windows Phone 7 is better than Windows Mobile 6.x

After having several discussions at CodeCamps, seeing the debate on Twitter and even the comments on Charlie Kindel‘s recent post “Hey, You, Get Off of my Cloud” on the Windows Phone Developer Blog, I felt compelled to answer a few of the points that quite a few people, including quite a few the mobile developers […]

Interested in a mobile / embedded developer user’s group in Central Virginia?

I am gauging interest in running a Mobile / Embedded Developer user’s group for the Central Virginia development community.When people think of mobile applications, they immediately think phone based native applications on fairly tiny screens, however with the proliferation of tablets with larger displays and netbooks pulling apps from the cloud, the mobile scenarios are […]

CodeStock 2010 Sessions

Last year I spoke at CodeStock in Knoxville, TN.  This year, I have submitted 3 sessions for CodeStock 2010 – session selection is based on attendee voting, so please go vote for them if you would like to attend these sessions at this year’s CodeStock! Deploying Silverlight Based Web Parts with SharePoint 2007 Track / […]

Compact Framework: Binding a ComboBox to an Enumerable type

I’m working on a graphics conversion utility for use in my mobile projects as well as for a friend’s web based application.  My goal has been to write code that I can run both on the compact framework as well as on the full-featured version of the .Net framework. Let’s say we have an Enumerable […]

How to delete an email account on Windows Mobile 6.1

A friend recently asked how to delete an email account from her Windows Mobile 6.1 device.  Like a good techie, she searched for the answer, only to find useless forums posts of unrelated babble.  Here’s a quick step through of how to do it.  Video is here at the top, or step by step pictures […]

Windows Mobile "How Do I Videos"

There’s a great wealth of knowledge in these short “How Do I” videos on MSDN.   Check out the latest videos here: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/netframework/bb495180.aspx Want to know how to do any of these 77 things?  (all links open in a new tab/windows)  #1 How Do I: Enable Windows Mobile Device Emulator UDP Support?  #2 How Do I: […]