The Cinderella Dilemma: Connecticut, Westchester, and Long Island

I recently wrote about how the Cinderella Dilemma has improved for New Jersey residents visiting New York City.  NJ Transit’s Departure Vision service for the mobile web has made life a lot easier for Garden State residents.  One of my readers (Bill Zack) sent me a message noting that New Jersey only accounts for about…


The Cinderella Dilemma: Revisited

A few years back… pre-iPhone era (you can tell from the content), I wrote a post about the Cinderella dilemma suburbanites experience when visiting New York City in the evening.  After rush-hour, the options for catching a train out of the city are “limited”, and the last thing you want to do is have your…

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Windows Phone 7 Series – I WANT one!

If you missed the big news about the future of Windows Mobile coming out of Barcelona, Spain today you may just be living under a rock. There’s a lot of great info, photos, videos, etc out there.  I wanted to capture some of the details here, but my fellow Microsoft Developer Evangelist Jim O’Neil did…


Connected Show #24 – Addicted to Spring.NET

In this episode, guest Mark Pollack joins Peter to discuss the Spring.NET application framework. In a world driven by POJOs and POCOs, Mark tells us about how he originally created Spring.NET for a team of Java developers to enable a similar development experience in .NET. Since then, the framework has grown from a simple IoC…


MSDN “Metro” Roadshow – Fall 2009 Series

I’m happy to announce the upcoming Fall 2009 Series of the MSDN Roadshow events for the Tri-State area! Formerly known as ‘The MSDN Suburban Roadshow’, the team has changed its name to more accurately reflect where their travels are taking them these days. Join New York/New Jersey Developer Evangelist Peter Laudati and Asli Bilgin as…


Mobile Camp NYC 3 – November 15th, 2008

Is that a rocket in your pocket?  Or just a powerful new mobile computing device?  I can’t believe all of the new mobile devices coming out.  Competition surely is fierce. It’s hard to believe these pocket rockets have more computing power than the full fledged desktop computers of just 10 years ago!  It’s such an…

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Windows Mobile Development Tour Coming to NYC & Philadelphia

Check out this video to the right… Want to know what got all of these folks so pumped up??? It’s the Windows Mobile Smackdown session from an internal Microsoft technical readiness event for tech folks in the field called "TechReady". For the past three years, this has been one of the most popular sessions for…

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Live Search for Mobile Saves the Day

Thank you Live Search for Mobile!  (<- yes, the name is a mouthful, but it gets the job done.)  Yesterday was Easter Sunday here in the US.  In the morning, my 2 year-old son had tough congestion and was wheezing, a sure sign of croup.  He’s had this before, so we placed a call into…

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