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  • Blog Post: HTC Touch Pro2 – Telstra 6.5 Update

    The ROM Update to Windows Mobile 6.5 for the Telstra version of the HTC Touch Pro2 is now available. You can download the update from http://www.htc.com/au/SupportDownload.aspx?p_id=250&cat=2&dl_id=901 DonK
  • Blog Post: HTC TouchPro2 – 6.5 update for open channel available

    If you’ve purchased an HTC TouchPro2 via the open channel market in Australia then you can get the official update to Windows Mobile 6.5 for this phone. Click on this link http://www.htc.com/au/SupportViewNews.aspx?dl_id=790&news_id=393 and follow the instructions that HTC provide. Q:How do I know...
  • Blog Post: HTC Diamond 2 – 6.5 update available for Optus/Open Channel phones

    On October 7 when Windows phone was launched, the HTC Touch Diamond2 was made available with Windows Mobile 6.5 from Telstra. Before we launched 6.5, Optus and a lot of open channel/retail partners were selling the HTC Diamond2 powered by Windows Mobile 6.1. If you own one of these then good news – the...
  • Blog Post: Windows Marketplace for Mobile – Updates go live

    There have been a set of upgrades go live on Windows Marketplace for Mobile through today – full details are on the updates is available on the windows team blog . Summary of the updates; 1. Developer Portal improvements & stronger anti-piracy protection 2. Browse & Buy applications from the...
  • Blog Post: HTC Snap – 6.5 Upgrade for Australia available

    If you’ve purchased an HTC Snap in Australia in the last few months you can now get the official Windows Mobile 6.5 upgrade from HTC - http://www.htc.com/au/supportdownloadlist.aspx?p_id=262&act=sd&cat=all Before you apply the ROM update I’d encourage you to install the MyPhone client ( http...
  • Blog Post: Western Australia – Day Light Savings changes : patch for Windows Mobile

    Our friends in WA decided that their trial of Day Light Saving was just that, and back in May the referendum decided not to implement it permanently, http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2009/05/16/2572628.htm?section=australia . There is now a patch available to bring a Windows Mobile device in line with...
  • Blog Post: Windows Marketplace update

    Todd Brix from the Product team in Redmond has posted an update on the countdown to launch for Marketplace on Oct 6 (US time) – check it out here http://windowsteamblog.com/blogs/windowsphone/archive/2009/09/30/windows-marketplace-update-countdown-to-launch.aspx Worth calling out is target to delivery...
  • Blog Post: HTC Snap – ActiveSync setup, if not on Telstra MMES Plans

    The HTC Snap has been out for a while now through Telstra. The default configuration is set to take advantage of the new flat rate data plans – know as Microsoft Mobile Enterprise Solution (MMES) http://www.telstraenterprise.com/productsservices/mobility/officemobility/Pages/MicrosoftMobileEnterpriseSolution...
  • Blog Post: Smack!Down 2009 App Demo #2 - Microsoft Tag

    I love MS's new implementation of tag technology, and there is so much you cam already do with the new Microsoft Tag that you, well, just can't with std QR Codes. Firstly it's pretty hard to find tag reader applications for phones to read 1 or 2D barcodes. For the MS tag simply point your phone (WinMo...
  • Blog Post: TechEd kicks-off: How to win Smackdown entry tags

    TechEd Australia 2009 is off an running, it was real busy on the expo-floor tonight, it was great to see the Window phone stand getting lots of people dropping by to see what we have on show, and a good crowd at the Intro to Windows Mobile 6.5 session too. Smackdown is coming again at TechEd 2009 – Friday...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone @ TechEd : HOLs & Interactive Theatres

    Here is part 2 of answering the question "I want to get across as much of Mobility & Windows Mobile as I can this year, what are the sessions I should attend, and how do they fit together?" Along with the break-out sessions at TechEd, there are also Hands-on-Labs(HOLs) being run, plus on...
  • Blog Post: Windows phone @ TechEd Australia : The session overview

    TechEd is nearly on us again and again Mobility (Windows phone, SCMDM, Security, Development) has a strong list of sessions at TechEd 2009 Australia, we wanted to address the question of "I want to get across as much of Mobility & Windows Mobile as I can this year, what are the sessions I should...
  • Blog Post: Scarcity

    Scarcity is a well known, and thanks to Social Scientists, proven, characteristic of influence. The scarcer something is, the more people will desire it. I always find it intriguing that in taste tests people actually find the scarcer choice tastier. They don’t just want the food more, or will pay more...
  • Blog Post: We Aim to Fail

    In a conversation with someone (outside the tech industry) the other day, I asked the question “Why do you think Microsoft holds events like TechEd at a conference centre like at the Gold Coast?” and his response, no lies, was “Because they want a junket.” This from an accountant. Of course this couldn...
  • Blog Post: Are you Ready?

    In just over a week, thousands of technical experts will converge on the Gold Coast Convention Centre to attend Microsoft TechEd09. But are you ready for the session of sessions?   Rog42   Technorati Tags: Rog42 , Smackdown , TechEd , Microsoft , Windows Mobile
  • Blog Post: How to win a TechEd ticket

    With TechEd Australia all sold out there's still a way for you to win a fully paid ticket to TechEd Australia on the Gold Coast (with 3 nights accom & flights)!  Enter the Master Codemason Competition Simply submit your Windows Mobile app concept by this Friday - August 21, 2009 and you could...
  • Blog Post: Debug Days – Rego’s now open

    Timing is close we know so here are the rego links for next weeks Debug Days – all start @ 4.30pm at the Microsoft office in each location. Brisbane – Monday 10th : Level 9, 1 Waterfront Place, Brisbane . Sydney – Tuesday 11th: 1 Epping Road, North Ryde . Melbourne – Wednesday 12th: Level 5, 4 Freshwater...
  • Blog Post: Codemasons’ Debug Days are coming – next week!

    Next week we will be holding a series of events to help developers get their application development moving for Windows Mobile 6.5 and into Marketplace. These Debug Days will be held from 4.30pm till 9pm on; Monday August 10th – Microsoft Brisbane, Level 9 Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle St, Brisbane...
  • Blog Post: Windows Mobile 6.5 – Dev Training : Jumpstart Live Meeting #3

    Registration for #3 in the Codemason’s Guild Live Meeting Series (Jumpstart) is open. Friday July 31st at 1pm is the 3nd in our series of Live Meetings to help Australian developers get started developing for Windows Mobile 6.5 – and to get those apps in Marketplace ( Windows Marketplace for Mobile ...
  • Blog Post: Codemasons’ Guild – Jumpstart Live Meeting #2 Q&A

    Last Friday James McCutcheon , Dave Glover & I (DonK) hosted the second in the Codemasons’ Guild Jumpstart series. If you want to review the first two LiveMeetings or look at either for the first time – head to www.codemasons.com.au , Jumpstart #1 is up, and Jumpstart #2 will be shortly. We had some...
  • Blog Post: Jumpstart Live Meeting #2 – today 1pm

    Don’t forget the second in the Codemasons’ Guild Jumpstart Live Meeting series takes place today, 1pm. If you haven’t registered already, then head to http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/InviteOnly.aspx?EventID=69-37-B7-CD-C8-36-0B-BE-A3-7D-8A-9E-99-94-9E-CE&culture=en-AU We will be covering off getting...
  • Blog Post: Marketplace announcements

    Overnight (Oz time) the Marketplace team made some significant announcements at Worldwide Partner Conference; Application Submission Opens on July 27th: Windows Marketplace will open for application submissions from 29 supported countries July 27. Windows Mobile 6 and 6.1 Support: Windows Marketplace...
  • Blog Post: Using Gestures in Windows Mobile 6.5

    There is updated technical documentation for developers on Using Gestures in 6.5 that has been added to the MSDN Library. It is a language reference section containing descriptions of programming elements for touch events, gestures, and gesture animations. Head to http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library...
  • Blog Post: Windows Mobile 6.5 – Dev Training : Jumpstart Live Meeting #2

    Registration for #2 in the Codemason’s Guild Live Meeting Series (Jumpstart) is now open. This Friday at 1pm is the 2nd in our series of 3 Live Meetings to help Australian developers get started developing for Windows Mobile 6.5 – and to get those apps in Marketplace ( Windows Marketplace for Mobile...
  • Blog Post: Codemasons’ Guild – Jumpstart Live Meeting #1 Q&A

    Last Friday James McCutcheon , Jeff Alexander & I (DonK) hosted the first in the Codemasons’ Guild Jumpstart series. If you want to review the LiveMeeting or look at it for the first time – keep an eye out on www.codemasons.com.au it will be posted there in the next few days. We had some fantastic...
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