What’s in your Pocket? (PC)

After switching to the new awesome Blackjack II recently, I took the opportunity to clean up my list of useful applications. I never realized that I had SO MUCH CRAP on my phone. So after moving my Micro SD card over with my personal data and reinstalling “mission critical” 🙂 apps, here’s what I have…


Nationally Ranked School District Improves Efficiency, Community with Mobile Solution

  “Now if a student isn’t where he or she is supposed to be, we can pull out AERIES Mobile and check pictures and information…. So that kind of thing happens less and less as use of the device … spreads.” Mark Reider, Director of Information Services, Irvine Unified School District With nationally recognized schools…

Gamefest Asia 2008 – Are you going?

Are you attending Gamefest Asia? Microsoft’s premier conference on game development.  Join other industry leaders in Hong Kong on Thursday, 24 January 2008 to get the most advanced development intelligence on building great games for Windows®, Windows Mobile® and Xbox 360™.  Gamefest Asia Thursday, 24 January 2008 Cyberport – Hong Kong REGISTER NOW There is…


SQL Server Compact 3.5 Japanese versions available for download

Windows Desktop runtime: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=7849b34f-67ab-481f-a5a5-4990597b0297&displaylang=ja Windows Mobile runtime: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=38ed2670-a70a-43b3-87f3-7ab67b56cbf2&displaylang=ja Server Tools: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=b18327f3-96e1-415d-b037-9e0c46d49956&displaylang=ja Books Online: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=1ff0529a-eb1f-4044-b4b7-40b00710f7b7&displaylang=ja


Zumobi Beta is Available!

Check it out. Pretty slick interface. Allows you to run applications or in this case “tiles” by just tapping the appropriate numbers on the keypad/keyboard/area of the screen that corresponds to the tiles on the screen. This navigation method reminds me of my old old really old accounting application that we wrote in Turbo Pascal…

Innovate On Windows Mobile launched.

To date we have over 18,000 applications built for Windows Mobile by our Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and to accelerate that growth especially for ISVs that are providing Line of Business solutions on Windows Mobile. Mobile Communications Business (the division I work for here in Microsoft) has created a self-service portal for Independent Software Vendors…


PDC 08 Announced!

Alright, doing my bit to carpet-bomb our developer community. Nobody needs any introduction to what the PDC08 event is all about but know that it is confirmed to happen on October 27th to 30th 2008 in Los Angeles. http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/events/bb288534.aspx   Windows Mobile is going to be huge at this event. Watch out for it!  …


Hey FBLook here!

Just got pinged on communicator to take a look at this cool add-on to outlook. FBLook allows you to update your Facebook status, see the number of requests/messages in your Facebook account. Go download it and try it out here : http://www.techhit.com/FBLook/ Some feature requests that I have : Allow status to update itself through…


Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 released!

For those of you who are on Exchange and totally enjoying the rich experience that our other non-exchange users have, here’s a new service pack that enhances it even more! Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1) has been designed specifically to help meet the challenges of any business and the needs of all…


Office 2007 format support for Windows Mobile 5.0 and 6

It’s out officially now. Download it here : http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=4b106c1f-51e2-42f0-ba32-69bb7e9a3814&displaylang=en&tm Improvements: Enhanced viewing experience for charts in Excel Mobile. Ability to view SmartArt in PowerPoint Mobile. Ability to view and extract files from compressed (.zip) folders. Microsoft Office Mobile 6.1 Full Version to support Microsoft 2007 file formats