Let’s Talk About Touch (Part2)

In part 1 I introduced several of the key pieces in Windows Mobile 6.5 gesture story, including the basics of what a touch gesture is and how the system identifies and delivers gesture messages to your app. I finished up by introducing you to the Physics Engine, so let’s continue from there. Natural Physical Interaction…


Windows Mobile 6.5 Touch Gesture docs go live

The doc team has just published our touch gesture docs for Windows Mobile 6.5 Check them out here: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee220920.aspx I’m still working on part 2 of my touch blog post; hopefully I’ll get it done next week. Marcus


Let’s Talk About Touch (Part1)

Windows Mobile (and CE) has supported touch screen interfaces since the beginning but the release of Windows Mobile 6.5 brings something new to the platform: gesture support. Gestures are intended to be a more natural way of interacting with the device through the touch screen, making more of an emotional connection between the user and…