Code for TechEd EMEA 2008 Session – MBL 305: Creating Location Aware Applications has been posted on Code Gallery

I hope some of you had the chance to attend our talk: “Creating Location Aware Applications” at TechEd EMEA last week and enjoyed our demo of Virtual Earth running on a Windows Mobile Device. We have now posted the code for this session on Code Gallery, so you can create your own location-aware application that…


GPS Intermediate Driver – Event Driven Usage

In one of my previous blog entries I wrote about how to use the GPS Intermediate Driver (GPSID) to easily retrieve location information in an unified way. So this time I am not going to tell you where you will find a managed wrapper around GPSID, nor am I going to tell you what the…


GPS Intermediate Driver – Retrieving Location Information inside a Managed Application

Location Awareness becomes more and more important for many applications that are running on Windows Mobile Devices. Thanks to the fact that both Windows Mobile 5.0 and Windows Mobile 6 devices contain the GPS Intermediate Driver (GPSID), it is very easy for you as a developer to retrieve location information through GPS. With more and…


Greetings from Orlando: Please visit us at TechEd!

Hi everybody,   So by now most of you who are attending TechEd Developer week have probably made it to Orlando. Hope you guys are enjoying the sunshine. I sure am. I’ve spent the day by the pool rehearsing for my talk on Wednesday. Don’t blame me, though, since I’m a sun-deprived Washingtonian! Even we…


Thanks for attending our Webcast today – another one is coming up tomorrow!

I wanted to give out big thanks to everybody who attended our Webcast this morning. Maarten Struys and I had great fun giving this presentation across 2 continents and we hope you enjoyed it as well. If you were unable to attend our Webcast, you’ll be available to download the on-demand version tomorrow by going…


Heads up: Part 3 of our Webcast series taking place this morning!

I know this is short notice, but my only excuse is that this has been a long weekend. Just wanted to give everybody a heads up that Part 3 of our Webcast is coming up this morning at 10 AM PST. So if you haven’t already done so, please register for it at: Today,…


Mark your calendars: MSDN Webcast on creating Location-aware applications for WM coming up soon

Get ready to learn how to create location-aware applications for Windows Mobile devices! My friend Maarten Struys is presenting a Webcast on how to how use the GPS Intermediate Driver to access GPS information from inside managed applications on Wednesday, April 9, 2008, at 11 AM PST. To register for this event, click here.