Windows Phone 7 coupled with Azure provides computing platform at the edge of space

The incredible team at the University of Southampton successfully launched a Windows Phone 7 handset into the stratosphere as a testbed for a series of experiements to further atmospheric research into pollution. Friday’s launch utilised a helium filled balloon to elevate a small package to an altitude of 18237 meters/59832 feet. The package contained a…

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SYN – is there anyone out there?

SYN-ACK anyone? I’ve really missed hearing your views via comments to this blog. For three years I thoroughly enjoyed writing this blog and then all of a sudden I simply stopped. I felt bad and meant to explain but never did. The more time passed the harder it seemed to explain why. Some people wondered…

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