Tag: HTML5

All Aboard for the Future of HTML5 Mobile and Hybrid Web Apps for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Tablets

All Aboard for the Future of HTML5 Mobile and Hybrid Web Apps for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Tablets

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

This afternoon at TechEd Europe 2013 in Madrid, I’ll be finishing the day with my session, “All Aboard for the Future of HTML5 Mobile and Hybrid Web Apps for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Tablets” at 17:00 in room N102. Session abstract: Do you know how to bypass app stores and reach the fastest growing segment of the Internet […]

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Where are we now with HTML5?

Where are we now with HTML5?

| September 7, 2012 | 2 Comments

 HTML5 has made a lot of progress in the mobile space over the last few years. Take a look at the latest report from the French analyst house faberNovel, on HTML5 and how to rethink web strategy: Go Mobile! -Rob

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HTML5 and CSS3 on Windows Phone: Simple Geolocation

HTML5 and CSS3 on Windows Phone: Simple Geolocation

| February 13, 2012 | 3 Comments

Now that I’ve spent the last two articles helping you to get your Metro user experience foundation created with CSS3 and Media Queries, it’s time to jump into one of the features of HTML5.  Geolocation is perfectly suited for smartphones because location awareness is something they all have in common.  Most people are under the […]

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HTML5 and CSS3 on Windows Phone: Dark and Light Styles

HTML5 and CSS3 on Windows Phone: Dark and Light Styles

| February 7, 2012 | 1 Comment

In my last article covering HTML5 and CSS3 on Windows Phone, I got you started with a simple boilerplate.  It just so happened that the style I presented you with was Dark.  Since we know that Windows Phone also has a light theme, I think it’s important that your mobile web site have one as well.  Below is […]

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HTML5 and CSS3 on Windows Phone: A Simple Boilerplate

HTML5 and CSS3 on Windows Phone: A Simple Boilerplate

| January 31, 2012 | 10 Comments

Internet Explorer 9 running on Windows Phone 7.5 has seriously raised the mobile web profile of Microsoft’s latest phone operating system.  Up until recently, it’s been all about the apps written in Silverlight.  With hardware-accelerated video, text rendering, canvas drawing, and the high-speed “Chakra” JavaScript engine, IE9 compiled for ARM processors means business.  But diving […]

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Prediction: 2012 Will be the Year of Windows Phone

Prediction: 2012 Will be the Year of Windows Phone

| January 15, 2012 | 4 Comments

Windows Phone 7.5 is running fast out of the gate for 2012.  The stunning mobile operating system from Microsoft was the talk of CES in Las Vegas this year.  The accolades streaming in from the world’s most influential newspapers, magazines, reviewers, and tech bloggers are unprecedented. The Nokia Lumia 900 won the Best of CES […]

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Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP: iPhone + iPad > Cloud

Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP: iPhone + iPad > Cloud

| October 17, 2011 | 1 Comment

In my ‘Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP’ article last week, I described how to connect iPhones and iPads to Microsoft’s On-Premise infrastructure. In this week’s scenario, I’ll use the picture below to illustrate how iOS utilizes many of Gartner’s Mobile Enterprise Application Platform Critical Capabilities to connect to Microsoft’s Cloud services in Azure: As […]

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Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP: Windows Phone > Cloud

Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP: Windows Phone > Cloud

| August 29, 2011 | 2 Comments

In this week’s scenario, I’ll illustrate how Windows Phone utilizes many of Gartner’s Mobile Enterprise Application Platform Critical Capabilities to connect to Microsoft’s Cloud services in Azure

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Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP: Windows > Cloud

Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP: Windows > Cloud

| August 9, 2011 | 1 Comment

In my Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP article last week, I described how to connect a Windows 7 device to Microsoft’s On-Premises servers.  Whether you’re talking about a Windows 7 tablet or laptop, I showed that you can follow the Garter MEAP Critical Capabilities to integrate with our stack in a consistent manner.  Remember, […]

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A New HTML5 Update for Visual Studio 2010 SP1

A New HTML5 Update for Visual Studio 2010 SP1

| June 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

As we prepare for Mango, an important element in your developer’s toolkit is definitely going to be IE9 and HTML5.  I just wanted to send out the link below so that you can bring your installation of VS2010 SP1 up to date with the latest web standards.  This install will provide improved intellisense for HTML5, […]

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