Tag Archive: Visual Studio

Get the DragonBoard Running Windows 10 IoT Core

Dragon Board 410c

The DragonBoard 410c from Qualcomm is available and now it’s time to get it up and running with Windows 10 IoT Core and Universal Windows Platform apps. The DragonBoard is based on the 64-bit, quad-core Snapdragon 410 processor running at…
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Wrapping a Mobile API around Your Enterprise & Taking Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Data Offline w/ NoSQL via Universal Apps for Windows

Windows NoSQL

At TechEd New Zealand, I presented a session on how to integrate a company’s backend systems into SQL Server 2014 and deliver that data out to mobile devices via Web APIs to support the operations of occasionally-connected apps on mobile devices using NoSQL tables.…
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Supercharging your Mobile Line of Business Solutions with SQLite and Offline Data Sync via Universal Apps for Windows

Windows Phone SQLite

At TechEd New Zealand, I presented a session on Microsoft’s next generation data sync technology from Azure Mobile Services that uses SQLite to support the operations of occasionally-connected apps on mobile devices. Most mobile apps require the ability to store data locally…
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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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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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