To my American friends – Happy Thanksgiving

Today in the US it is the Thanksgiving Holiday when most Americans get together with their families and celebrate the harvest and express gratitude in general. I’ve lost count of how many of my US friends have asked if we celebrate Thanksgiving in the UK (which we don’t) but one good thing is I get…


Facebook Panels, Live (and more) for Sony Ericsson X1

If you are a Facebook addict (like me sadly) and you have a Sony Ericsson X1 device then you can now download a new Panel for the X1 interface to allow you to stay (even more) connected to your Facebook contacts. Sony Ericsson announced details of this yesterday and with it you can: Get an…


Free Mobile Architecture Pocket Guide

If you are a developer looking to build a Mobile Application on the .NET platform then I have great news for you! Our Developer team has been working with the Patterns & Practices team in Microsoft to update the Mobile Architecture Pocket Guide. This can now be downloaded from HERE



This is a great application that allows you to forward any incoming text messages to an email address from your Windows Mobile device. You could also use this to backup your text messages by forwarding them to your email account. You can download the application either from HERE or just got to from your…


Fake Call and Power SMS get updated

CJ just pinged me to tell me that he’s updated two of my favourite applications Power SMS and FakeCall! PowerSMS v1.3 now has Calendar integration for Auto Reply, so it can automatically turn on and off based on your schedule. When your Calendar is Busy, it will turn ON. When it is free, tentative or…


LG Incite now available

AT&T have just made available the LG Incite Windows Mobile device.  This device has a Wide QVGA 240×400 display, a 3 megapixel camera and integrated GPS.   It is available for US$199.99 after a 2-year contract and US$100 mail-in rebate. You can get more details HERE


New Redfly products available!

  Celio Corp today unveiled two new Redfly devices : the REDFLY C7 and REDFLY C8N. The REDFLY series of products are Mobile Device Extenders that allow you to connect your Windows Mobile device to it and then take advantage of the larger keyboard and screen.  The REDFLY C7 is a new, more affordable model…


Internet Explorer Mobile 6

Last week at Tech-Ed EMEA Developers conference we announced the availability of emulators and documentation for Internet Explorer Mobile 6, which is the next generation browser for Windows Mobile. The browser will be available on Windows Mobile devices soon.  Right now you can experience it through the Windows Mobile 6.1.4 Emulator Images This package adds…


Wow – what a few weeks

I have to apologise that my blog has been very quiet over the past 2 weeks.  With Tech-Ed EMEA and whole bunch of other work stuff I just haven’t had a moment to update it! Normal service will resume shortly 🙂