Tag Archive: Smartphone

Proximity Sensors and Bluetooth in Windows Phone 8

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…
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Device Matrix

Your organization’s mobile center of excellence must create a matrix of supported smartphones, tablets and laptops to guide BYOD employees. Considerations include security, app compatibility, device manageability, HTML5 browser support, and WLAN/WWAN capabilities that align with your networks.

Network Communications in Windows Phone 8

During this video, Andy and I show developers how to leverage patterns for the asynchronous use of networking APIs in Windows Phone 8. Topics include WebClient, HttpWebRequest, Listener Sockets, Web Services, OData V3, Data Compression support, Simulation Dashboard, Data Sense and apps. Storing…
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