Microsoft Hopper Test Tool for Windows Mobile 6.0, 6.1, and 6.5

Hopper for 6.5 is live! Hopper is a software test tool that simulates random user input on mobile devices providing a sometimes meaningful mean time to failure (MTTF) number. It is designed to find bugs and is not intended to run scenario tests or do “specific user things” – it is completely random. Hopper stresses the…


WM 6.0 and 6.1 Support in Windows Marketplace for Mobile

If you haven’t heard the news already, we will be supporting WM6.0/6.1/6.5 in the Windows Marketplace for Mobile.  This is great news for app devs, as it gives you all over 30 million sockets that are already existing world wide 🙂 Here is Todd Brix’s blog entry around the announce.


Windows Mobile Developer Camp

We’re excited to announce the first in a series of barcamp-style events for the upcoming Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.5 OS!  So, WHAT is WinMoDevCamp? Glad you asked! WinMoDevCamp is a series of upcoming not-for-profit gatherings to develop applications for the upcoming release of the Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.5 O/S. The event is currently being planned…


Spotlight on Connection Manager

Windows Mobile provides a very powerful, but often misunderstood, abstraction layer called Connection Manager.  Connection Manager is responsible for managing all the possible networks a device may expose and transparently brokering them out to applications.  On a mobile device, connections come and go… and when they come, they do so various forms …cellular, WiFi, Desktop-Pass-Through…