A Sneak Peek at Windows Phone 8!

Looking forward to this! A first look at Windows Phone 8 Jeffa Technorati Tags: Windows Phone 8,Windows Phone


Microsoft Security Advisory: Level 1 Alert!

Please see details below for a Level 1 Security Advisory being released today. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to notify you that Microsoft has released Security Advisory 2641690 – Fraudulent Digital Certificates Could Allow Spoofing – on November 10, 2011. Summary Microsoft is aware that DigiCert Sdn. Bhd, a Malaysian…


Microsoft IT Showcase: New Articles Available!

I wanted to share a couple of new articles from our Microsoft IT Showcase team on Windows Phone and System Center Operations Manager. How Microsoft Deployed Windows Phone to Employees Cross-team collaboration, planning, and focused marketing were the keys to deploying and supporting Windows Phones successfully to permanent employees around the world. To date, the…


Meet the next version of Windows Phone code named “Mango”

Later this year we’ll be releasing an update for Windows Phone code named “Mango”.  It features 500 new features and looks pretty impressive from what I’ve seen.  Below is a snapshot of what’s coming and a video to give you a taste. Communications:  Easier to Connect and Share Threads – Switch between text, Facebook chat,…


Screenshots of the NoDo Update for Windows Phone 7!

Today the Windows Phone 7 March 2011 Update finally made it to Telstra handsets.  I updated mine today without any issues and it took around 40 minutes or so.  Below are screenshots of the process. I think we all know what we get with this update so no need to go through that here.  If…


Help make this Video into a TV Ad!

You might have recalled in a previous post I did on some new Windows Phone 7 ads that have been kicking around.  At the bottom of that post I mentioned a university student who did his own concept video on Youtube.  Well his video caught the attention of the Windows Phone team and his video…


Windows Phone 7 Series Announced!

Today at the Mobile World Congress we announced Windows Phone Series 7 and I have to say I’m pretty excited about what we announced today.  I can see so much more synergy and consistency in the new Windows Phone platform than ever before.  I’ve been a user of Windows Mobile since the beginning and this…


Windows Phone is Here!

Earlier this year we announced that we would be delivering a new Windows Phone based on the Windows Mobile 6.5 platform.  Well today is the day we are launching in North America, Europe and Asia.  And today we are launching with Telstra and HTC locally in Australia!  This means that right away you’ll be able…


Australian Daylight Savings: Important Updates!

I wanted to updated you all on some important information regarding Daylight Savings in Australia; and in particular changes that are occurring in Western Australia.  In May of this year Western Australian rejected by referendum a proposal to extend their daylight savings trial.  As a result of this change there will be no daylight savings…


Codemasons’ Debug Days are coming – next week!

Next week the boys over at Windows Mobile OZ are running Debug Days in 3 Microsoft offices to help developers on the Windows Mobile platform to get their applications ready for Windows Mobile 6.5.  Registrations are now open. So please click the appropriate link and register today. Brisbane – Monday 10th : Level 9, 1…