Windows Mobile Partner Solutions

I often get asked by customers for recommendations on solutions for their business requirements or guidance towards partners that could help them. If you haven’t seen this before we have a great resource which is the Windows Mobile Partner Solutions portal.  Here you can search for partner solutions within your specific industry or solution type….


Pocketnow i-Mate Ultimate 9502 review

Pocketnow have provided a really in-depth review of the i-mate Ultimate 9502 device. The device is very well specified with Windows Mobile 6 Professional, quadband GSM (850/900/1800/1900) phone with triband UMTS/HSDPA (850/1900/2100). It has a 400MHz Qualcomm processor, 256MB ROM, 128MB RAM, a 2.8" VGA screen, WiFi B/G, Bluetooth 2.0, GPS, 3MP rear camera with…


The demise of a British icon

My local paper last week was covering details of the removal of many Phone Boxes from villages in our surrounding area.  I’m really sad to see them being taken away as the British Telephone Box is a real icon. Obviously the huge growth in Mobile Phones is driving the lack of use of these phone…


FreeCaddie – Free Golf GPS Rangefinder

FreeCaddie is a completely free golf rangefinder. The software runs on your phone and uses its GPS capabilities combined with a Golf course file data to tell your distance to the front, center and back of the green. FreeCaddie requires a Windows Mobile Smartphone or Pocket PC device with either: Built-In GPS support Support for…


Updates to System Center Mobile Device Manager 2008 Resource Kit released to the Web

Our Mobile Device Manager team is doing a great job released tools for MDM, they have just released an update to the Resource Kit for System Center Mobile Device Manager.  Phase 2 is a cumulative release, Besides phase 1 tools it includes tools like Reporting Services, and Managed Device Status Viewer which is a new…


Jawbone 2 is here!

I blogged about it’s impending arrival a while back but Aliph (the makers of the Jawbone headset) has now announced the new Jawbone headset. Scarily it is 50% the size of the original AND it eliminates 10 times more noise! I can’t wait to get my hands on the new version then as I *LOVE*…


Update to Windows Mobile Live Search Client now available!

Our Live Search team has just released a great update to Windows Live Search on Windows Mobile.  The updates have all been driven from user feedback which was added in the last release as a mechanism to really understand what people wanted! First update is Weather!  The most requested addition!  You can get a 4…


SpooNotes – a free note taking application

I’ve blogged previously about some of Gil’s great FREE applications. SpooNotes is a note taking application for quick handwritten notes. Different pen width and color Different notes colors Smart writing surface: Auto-expand option (while writing!) Easy navigation through the note Unlimited undo Zoom options Save notes as jpg’s or png’s Open from list, browse thumbnails,…


Celio announce support for REDFLY for Windows Mobile 6.1 and 12 new devices

Celio recently announced support for their REDFLY Mobile Companion for 12 new Windows Mobile devices include leading Windows Mobile devices such as the Motorola Q and Samsung Blackjack II.  They also announced support for Windows Mobile 6.1. If you haven’t seen or heard of the device – The REDFLY Mobile Companion is a clamshell laptop…


Free Remote Control Application

On10 and Loke reminded me about this great little utility that allows you to control your Windows Mobile device from your PC.   You can also use it for grabbing device screenshots and it even supports dragging/dropping files to the device from your PC! You can download it from HERE