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Internet of Things

Get the DragonBoard Running Windows 10 IoT Core

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.

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Internet of Things

Get Connected to Windows 10 IoT Core on Your Raspberry Pi

Connect to Windows 10 #IoT Core on Your Raspberry Pi with Secure Shell, the Web and Visual Studio.

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Internet of Things

Get Windows 10 IoT Core Running on the Raspberry Pi

You’ve been using Raspbian for your Internet of Things projects and now you’re ready to get up and running with Windows 10 #IoT Core on the Raspberry Pi.

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Internet of Things

Speaking at VSLive! Redmond on Azure IoT

If you’re attending Visual Studio Live! Redmond 2015, come check out my session on Making the Internet of Things Real with Azure #IoT Services.

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Internet of Things

Getting Started with Azure IoT services: Securing Event Hub Telemetry with SAS Tokens

To prevent the Internet of Things from becoming the largest attack surface in the history of computing, security at scale is paramount. #IoT

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Database

Wrap a Web API around Your Enterprise & Take Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Data Offline w/ NoSQL via Universal Apps for Windows

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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Sync

Supercharge your Mobile Line of Business Solutions with SQLite and Offline Data Sync via Universal Apps for Windows

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.

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Database

SQLite for Windows and Windows Phone: Installation

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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Windows Phone 8

Bumbershoot 2013 App for Windows Phone

I’m pleased to announce that my Bumbershoot 2013 app is available for download from the Windows Phone store to run on Windows Phone 8!   Bumbershoot is North America’s largest urban arts festival that consistently draws artists representing the best in music, film, comedy, spoken word, dance, theatre, performance, and visual arts to Seattle every […]

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Windows Phone 8

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 check out previous Windows Phone 8 Jump Start videos from Rob and Andy: Introducing Windows Phone […]