Testing for and Responding to Network Connections in the .NET Compact Framework (http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/en-us/dnnetcomp/html/NetworkComponent.asp)
An article on this subject has been long overdue. This article was written by Dan Fox and Jon Box from Quilogy authors of:
Dan and Jon also wrote the “Developing Well Performing .NET Compact Framework Applications”.
Many thanks to Tom Krueger for reviewing the article and code and managing the publication of the article and sample.