Tag: Mobile

Data + APIs + Devices

Data + APIs + Devices

| April 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Data is the new oil, APIs are the new drills & devices are the new smart cars fueled by context and meaning.

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Deploying Windows Phone apps for the Enterprise

Deploying Windows Phone apps for the Enterprise

| March 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

In the latest edition of Inside Window Phone, I joined Matthijs Hoekstra to discuss the different ways you can deploy Windows Phone apps in the enterprise. Rob

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BizTech 2013 Must-Read IT Blogs

BizTech 2013 Must-Read IT Blogs

| August 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Scroll down the list below and vote for me for this year’s BizTech 2013 Must-Read IT Blogs BizTech 2013 Must-Read IT Blogs Nominations View more lists from Ricky Ribeiro – Rob

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SQLite WinRT for Windows and Windows Phone: Data Definition

SQLite WinRT for Windows and Windows Phone: Data Definition

| August 1, 2013 | 3 Comments

SQLite WinRT allows Windows and Windows Phone developers to create and manipulate database objects through the SQLite Data Definition Language (DDL). SQLite supports DDL statements including CREATE, ALTER, and DROP to work with objects like Tables, Indexes, Triggers, and Views.  This is complimented by simplified, dynamic data types including INTEGER, NULL, REAL, TEXT, and BLOB.  Admittedly, this takes some […]

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SQLite WinRT for Windows and Windows Phone: Installation

SQLite WinRT for Windows and Windows Phone: Installation

| July 31, 2013 | 2 Comments

SQLite WinRT empowers Windows and Windows Phone developers to build mobile enterprise apps using Windows Runtime (WinRT) APIs to work with the world’s most popular mobile database. SQLite advantages include cross-platform (OS + Processor) support, speed, ACID reliability, and support for indexes, views, foreign keys, and triggers.  Developers of SQLite apps on iPhones, iPads and Android devices […]

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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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The Phone That Has Everything the Enterprise Needs: Windows Phone 8

The Phone That Has Everything the Enterprise Needs: Windows Phone 8

| June 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Today at TechEd Europe 2013 in Madrid, I’ll be kicking off the Windows Phone track with my session, “The Phone That Has Everything the Enterprise Needs: Windows Phone 8″ at 13:30 in room N112. Session abstract: Your requirements for an Enterprise phone must meet the demands of your organization with mobile device management, security, encryption and […]

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Keeping Windows 8 Tablets in Sync with SQL Server 2012

Keeping Windows 8 Tablets in Sync with SQL Server 2012

| June 2, 2013 | 5 Comments

I’m pleased to announce that my newest book, “Keeping Windows 8 Tablets in Sync with SQL Server 2012,” is now available for sale on Amazon. Spending a decade travelling the globe to help the world’s largest companies design and build mobile solutions had taught me a few things.  Large organizations are not interested in constantly running on […]

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Pivoting from Rugged Handhelds to Windows 8 Tablets

Pivoting from Rugged Handhelds to Windows 8 Tablets

| May 24, 2013 | 2 Comments

I first noticed the phenomenon of companies with route drivers moving from ruggedized Windows Mobile handhelds to Windows tablets a few years ago. The thinking was you could turn these folks who perform direct store delivery (DSD), pickup and delivery, and dispatched tasks into sellers and marketers. The tablet would run a bigger version of […]

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Proximity Sensors and Bluetooth in Windows Phone 8

Proximity Sensors and Bluetooth in Windows Phone 8

| May 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

During this video, Andy and I cover local communication with Windows Phone 8. After a Bluetooth overview, we show you how to use Bluetooth from an application, Near Field Communications (NFC), bump-to-connect, as well as the proximity API functionality. Be sure to check out previous Windows Phone 8 Jump Start videos from Rob and Andy: Introducing Windows Phone […]

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