Full video demo of KIN (aka Pink)

MSDN Channel 9 have posted a video showing KIN (aka Pink) – go check out the video here on MSDN Channel 9 or go to the KIN web site to get more information. – Mike


Compact Framework – Understanding GC/Memory management

Abhinaba from the .NET Compact Framework team has been writing a series of blog posts on the subject of Compact Framework, understanding memory allocation, garbage collection, mark/sweep vs. generational collection, and more to come! Here’s a link to the articles – and to Abhinabas blog homepage – I really like the embedded photos on the…


Engadget: Windows Mobile 6.5 walkthrough (with video)

Engadget are at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, looks like they managed to get some time with a Windows Mobile 6.5 device – check out the review and video here. – Mike


Obama’s new secure Blackberry – running Windows CE

Just found this on C|NET – Obama appears to be an e-mail addict (aren’t we all!) and doesn’t want to give up his Blackberry.   <snip from C|NET article>One reason to curb presidential BlackBerrying is the possibility of eavesdropping by hackers and other digital snoops. While Research In Motion offers encryption, the U.S. government has…


WE-DIG January 2009 meeting – Silverlight Mobile, Wednesday Jan 7th

When: Wednesday January 7th 2009, 6:30pm Where: Mount Si, Bldg 118, Microsoft Campus, Redmond WA What: Microsoft recently announced Silverlight 2 on mobile at PDC. In this session, Amit and Anand will talk to you about core scenarios and value proposition for Silverlight on mobile; with interesting demos on what scenarios can be enabled with…


MSDN Webcast: 24 Hours of Windows Mobile Application Development: Device Emulator and Cellular Emulator (Level 200)

Wednesday, September 10, 2008 10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada) In this webcast series, you learn how to develop applications for Windows Mobile Devices. Attend this webcast and discover how to get the most out of Device Emulator to help test and run your applications on a range of different devices with different form…


PDC Conference 2008 registration is now open.

The Microsoft Professional Developers Conference 2008 registration is now open. Take advantage of the Early Bird discount and save $200 on your registration. Join us in Los Angeles October 27-30, 2008 and hear details about Microsoft’s services platform, the future of Windows, mobility (and Embedded!) and our next generation of developer tools. Register at www.microsoftpdc.com…


Smart Device Development Chat (Windows Embedded and Windows Mobile)

Please join experts from the Windows Mobile, Windows CE, SQL Server CE and .NET Compact Framework communities in a chat around application development for smart devices. These chats are a great opportunity to have your questions answered by experts from around the world. ————————————————Join us online for our live interactive developer Q&A Tuesday 13th May…


WE-DIG May 2008: What’s new in the .NET Compact Framework 3.5

Paul Yao is presenting this evenings WE-DIG session, the topic for this evening is “What’s new in the .NET Compact Framework 3.5” – if you can’t make it to the WE-DIG meeting in person then you can check out the online video up on the MSDN Channel 9 site. If you are able to make…


EQATEC: .NET Compact Framework Application Profiler

Building an application for a mobile or embedded device is a different experience to developing on the desktop, you are usually building your application code to target a remote device (rather than running on a desktop PC [although you can of course use the Windows CE or Windows Mobile emulators!]) – One of the advantages…