• Reed and Steve Stuff

    Windows Mobile 6.5 Emulators available for download...

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    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=20686a1d-97a8-4f80-bc6a-ae010e085a6e The Windows Mobile 6.5 Developer Tool Kit adds documentation, sample code, header and library files, emulator images and tools to Visual...
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    Windows Mobile developer support in VS2010?

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    Recently, because of an ill-worded product description in the VS2010 Smart Devices up on MSDN, MANY folks have been going crazy saying "it's the end of the world for Windows Mobile." Well, I am here to tell you that that could NOT be farther from the...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Ramp Up with Windows Mobile

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    What Is Ramp Up? Ramp Up is a free, online, community-based learning program, with a number of different tracks that will help you build your portfolio of professional development skills. Ramp Up has a solid foundation of premium technical content from...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Windows Mobile Getting Good Press? No... :)

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    Windows Mobile: Alive and well -- and suitable for business Computerworld , Michael Gartenberg, May 14, 2009 http://www.computerworld.com/action/article.do?command=viewArticleBasic&articleId=9133099 Fun read.
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Mobile Buzz at Tech-Ed

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    There is a lot of good stuff going on a Tech-Ed this week in LA. In you are here, come by and see us at the Windows Mobile booths. This is one of the first big events to really start sharing details and demonstrating the technology Windows Mobile 6.5...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    WM 6.5 and GAPI….going, going, gone…

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    We’ve been talking about it forever…deprecating GAPI, but it’s REALLY hard to take back anything once it’s in the wild.  With the release on WM5, we told ISVs to start making to move to DirectDraw and leave GAPI behind.  Most of you have done...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Windows Marketplace for Mobile is ready for ISVs :)

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    All, if you haven't seen, you can go to http://developer.windowsmobile.com/marketplace.aspx now and register to start selling your apps in the Marketplace. If I were an app developer, I would register now and get in line first.  There will be a line...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Intercepting Mail using IMapiAdviseSink

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    There is a lot of interesting stuff going on with Windows Mobile right now…unfortunately, I can’t talk about much of it (yet). Hang in there…eventually the “hush” orders will be lifted and the posts will start. I owe you guys some cool stuff NOW though...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Developer Patterns for Saving Memory on Windows Mobile

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    Check out this new post over on Rob's blog around saving memory on Windows Mobile ...very cool stuff :) You can see him present this live at TechEd as well...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Windows Mobile Marketplace FAQ...and good news :)

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    The Marketplace team has just announced some more details around the 'Windows Marketplace for Mobile', which I think is great news:   Q: Do I need to pay the $99 fee again to submit an application update? A: No, if your application has been previously...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Solid Code

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    Okay, here is a shameless plug for one of my good friends.  John Bruno wrote a great book called Solid Code that deals with the best practices around writing good code. John is also the PM lead for Marketplace, so he knows a thing or two about efficient...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Tech Days and Windows Mobile Development

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    If you are planning on going to Tech Days , there will be a pretty good line-up of Windows Mobile sessions: Developing Mobile Applications with Visual Studio 2005/2008 Abstract:  Visual Studio 2008 brings lot of improvements for mobile developers...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Students get into the Windows Mobile Marketplace for free

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    In case you missed the official press release: Developers who sell applications through Windows Marketplace for Mobile will receive 70 percent of the revenue from the sales of each application. In addition, they will be able to set the price for their...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    What's new for Developers in Windows Mobile 6.5

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    Jorge has a nice little post on what is new for developers in Windows Mobile 6.5 ...it focuses on widgets.  Take a look...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Windows Mobile at SXSW

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    Well, I'm sitting here at SXSW in Austin, TX, in the Blogger's Lounge that we are sponsoring...it's really busy :)  Lots of interesting folks here from all over the place, but what I'd really like to see are some folks who want to develop for Windows...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    LINQ Links

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    Thanks to all of you who attended the LINQ WebCast last week.   For those who missed it, you can replay the session here: https://www106.livemeeting.com/cc/mseventsbmo/view?id=1032404176&role=attend&pw=7A80A4F9 It’s hard cover it all...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Good Business Week read about Windows Mobile and the challenges ahead

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    If you didn't catch it already, here is a good read about Window Mobile and the catch-up game that we need to play.  "We're going to double-down on the Windows brand," says Todd Peters, head of marketing for Microsoft's mobile communications...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    WS_EX_ABOVESTARTUP | WS_EX_TOPMOST in NETCF, plus some LINQ to come…

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    I was helping out one of my colleagues (Clint Rutkas) this week on a problem that I thought would make a good blog post. Clint posted the final code, so here’s a link to his blog . The basic challenge was to pop up a form that would rise above everything...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Tough day at Microsoft

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    Yesterday and today are tough days here...it just proves to me more that all the pieces of the economy are connected, and that we are all in this together.  Some great people, some friends, are now on the market, and I wish them all the best. ...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Sync Windows Mobile with your DVR

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    Was just crusiing thru some sites and came across this. Many of you already know how to do this, but it not, give it a whirl...it's pretty cool :) http://pocketnow.com/index.php?a=portal_detail&t=reviews&id=1113 " Have you ever wanted to watch...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Using NETCF Loader Logs to solve start issues

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    I hope you folks all had a great Christmas. While digging out of email today, I was going through my list of blog ideas to find a tip I could quickly share…and ran across... NETCF Loader logs. Ah!, good one! If you write and distribute...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Samsung Blackjack II is "Tops"

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    I usually leave the marketing blips for Steve, but I couldn’t resist throwing this one up to the iZombies (all in good spirits of course).   http://www.engadget.com/2008/12/18/samsung-blackjack-ii-tops-consumer-reports-list-of-best-smartph...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    What's up with ASP.NET Mobile Controls, IE Mobile, and Silverlight?

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    The Web Browsing experience has really heated up for mobile devices over the last year or two. I credit unlimited data plans, the proliferation of 3G networks, and mobile browsers becoming more and more capable at rendering “standard” web content. I remember...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Location, Location, Location... and FakeGPS

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    It’s no secret that I believe location based services via mobile devices will absolutely change life as we know it .     This is one of those areas where the business models needed to make LBS mainstream with every consumer out there are...
  • Reed and Steve Stuff

    Windows Mobile is a Viable Mobile Platform

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    Here's a fun read from Michael Gartenberg -------------------------- Media Bistro, Michael Gartenberg, December 5, 2008 http://www.mediabistro.com/mobiledevicestoday/on/windows_mobile_is_a_viable_mobile_platform_101732.asp "Last week, I jokingly...
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