Microsoft Management Summit – Day 2 Keynote

  Brad Anderson delivered another great keynote session on day 2 of the Microsoft Management Summit this week. You can see the recording on TechNet EDGE The second day was all about the Consumerization of IT and showed some great demos for managing different non-Microsoft wireless devices using the new System Center Configuration Manager 2012…


Achim Berg talks about the momentum for Windows Phone 7

Achim provided an update on Windows Phone 7 after its first full 6 weeks since launch. He discussed the developer momentum in the marketplace with over 18,000 developers registered and over 4,000 applications published. He also talked about initial phone sales and perceptions about the new phone. See all the details in the link below. http://www.microsoft.com/Presspass/Features/2010/dec10/12-21AchimBergQA.mspx…


How can you wipe a Windows Phone 7 device through BPOS / Exchange

There are a number of questions coming from enterprise customers wanting to support Windows Phone 7, and are particularly interested in the security features to be able to wipe a device if is gets lost or stolen. Here is a great screencast on http://edge.technet.com from the UK team which walks you through the process of…


BING Windows Phone apps

With the launch of Windows Phone 7, the BING search engine team has provided a pictorial view of all the apps which are in the Marketplace. Now you can search/sort the 2,000 apps which are already in the marketplace on rate, highest rated, categories to find the app you want to install. Just go to…

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31 Days of Windows Phone 7 Developement

Jeffrey has been building a step by step series of tutorials which walks you through ever step for building your first Windows Phone Application. As it is the 31st of October today, he’s done. You can find all the details here. Hopefully you can beat Jeffrey and complete yours in 20 days. Day #1: Project…


How do you build a game to run on Windows, Windows Phone and Xbox?

  At TechED MEA this week Eric Rudder showed off a very cool gaming demo which ran on the Windows Phone, PC and XBOX. http://i.engadget.com/2010/03/06/microsoft-shows-off-single-game-running-on-windows-windows-phon/ Register for MIX to see how easy it is to do this.


Windows Phone 7 sessions published on MIX10 site

Yesterday we published the final sessions which will be delivered at Mix10 in Las Vegas in a weeks time. These will provide lots of details about our Silverlight and XNA development platforms for Windows Phone 7. You can check all these out at the live site here. The event is almost full. If you are…


The New Windows Phone is Here : Windows Phone 7 Series Announced at World Mobile Congress

Steve Ballmer, Joe Belfiore, and Andy Lees announced the Windows Phone 7 Series at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona today. To take a look at the phone, please go here. We are coordinating the developer experience which will be unveiled in all its technical detail at this years MIX conference. Please register to get all…


Mobile Developer Sessions Published for Mix 2010 and Joe Belfiore announced as keynote speaker

Yesterday the MIX 2010 team announced a couple of interesting new developments on their MIX10 site. The first is that Joe Belfiore will keynote at the event. He is the CVP of Windows Mobile Program Management at Microsoft and is responsible for the overall design and product definition of the software that powers Windows Phones. …


Windows 7 : BitLocker To Go !!

How do you secure your business critical information when it is stored on a USB Drive? Research suggests that more sensitive information is lost on these devices than in any other way.  Fortunately there’s a new Windows 7 feature that might just save your embarrassment, if you misplace a USB drive with sensitive information on…

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