HTC Touch Diamond Extended Battery

Modaco just spotted that Expansys have listed an extended battery for the HTC Touch Diamond.  The new Cover and Battery come in a single pack for £41.


Smartphone & Pocket PC Magazine 8th Annual Software Awards

Smartphone and Pocket PC Magazine have just announced the preliminary nominees for the 2008 Best Software Awards.  If you have other applications and software you think should be included they will accept suggestions from now until July 16. Nominations may come and go from this listing until July 21, when the nominations will be frozen….


30 days of .NET Mobile Applications

Chris Craft is helping new Windows Mobile developers by publishing a new Windows Mobile application every single day! It’s day 25 of 30 and he’s already published some great applications such as Weather, SMS Logger, Speedometer and even a flashlight. He is providing the source code and applications! You can view the list of applications…


Mobile Device Manager Integration Guides

Our teams are producing some fantastic documentation for Mobile Device Manager and have just added 4 Integration guides giving guidance on how to integrate Mobile Device Manager with Firewalls, Sharepoint, Exchange and Office Communication Server (OCS).  The links to the documents are provided below: Configuring External and Internal Firewalls in Mobile Device Manager Describes how…


Nokia buys Symbian

I’ve been reflecting on Nokia’s move to buy out Symbian earlier this week.  If you missed the news Nokia plans to purchase the remaining 52 percent of Britain’s Symbian Ltd. for $410 million and to establish the Symbian Foundation. The Symbian Foundation will provide the software for free combining three different versions of the Symbian…


iPhone Browser vs Opera 9.5 have produced a great video which compares the Opera 9.5 Browser and the Iphone Safari Browser.  Opera 9.5 is available on devices such as the HTC Touch Diamond along with many future devices such as the HTC Advantage II and the Samsung i900. They used the Acid suite of tests to compare the two…


Windows Mobile OZ Blog

Don down in Australia has just setup the Australian Windows Mobile Blog (or OZ BLOG) It’s light on content right now but I’d keep up to date with it as these guys are very passionate about Windows Mobile and obviously spend way too much time in the Sun (as evidenced in the Smackdown video below)…


Vodafone announce the HTC Touch Diamond

The HTC Touch Diamond continues to gather momentum now with Vodafone listing the device on the Business Shop. Interesting swipe at the iPhone in the Summary of the device… "The Diamond surpasses the iPhone in all aspects, the key differentiator is the inherent flexibility of the Diamond" The device will come loaded with Vodafone Sat…


Windows Mobile Developer WebCasts now Available on Demand

Prior to and during Tech-Ed US 2008 a series of 5 webcasts was recorded to help developers start to develop for Windows Mobile. The series is now available on-demand so if you missed them first time round – now you have no excuse 🙂 · Developing Applications for Windows Mobile Devices · Developing Your First…