Rob Tiffany

Monthly Archive: July 2010

HTML5

Build the Mobile Web with WebMatrix

Build mobile web sites that adhere to W3C Mobile Web Best Practices using the new WebMatix web development tool. This tool introduces simple-to-use ASP.NET Web Pages which don’t follow the MVC pattern nor do they include server controls like WebForms. …
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Windows Phone

Windows Phone Developer Tools Beta Released

Just wanted to help spread the word that was posted by Brandon Watson earlier this morning on our Windows Phone Developer Blog.  Go download the new Windows Phone Developer Tools Beta. The term “Beta” is understood to mean that things…
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Cellular Tower

comScore Reports May 2010 U.S. Mobile Subscriber Market Share

Ranking the leading mobile original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and smartphone operating system (OS) platforms in the U.S. according to their share of current mobile subscribers

SQL Server

Here Comes SQL Server Compact 4.0

Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0 is the next generation of embedded database from the SQL Server family, and it’s coming to an IIS/ASP.NET web server in your neighborhood.

Contoso Encryption

Don’t forget to Encrypt your Windows Phone 7 Data

Whether you’re targeting Mobile Line of Business apps for the Enterprise or B2C apps for consumers, ensuring that sensitive data is encrypted is a must.  These days, I can’t have a serious discussion with a CIO unless I can assure…
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Microsoft

Microsoft by the Numbers

With Microsoft Windows 7 selling more than 600,000 per day, it’s interesting to look at all our numbers and see how they stack up against the competition: 150,000,000 Number of Windows 7 licenses sold, making Windows 7 by far the…
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