Category Archives: Pocket PC

Quick guide to starting a WinMobile widget application

It’s still early days for the W3C Widget, but the idea of been able to write a little application that I can run on numerous devices and platforms without requiring any changes is interesting (well I spose you could call … Continue reading

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Problems with Win Mobile GPS Sample freezing?

It’s been a while since I last used the GPS Sample for managed code provided in the mobile SDK. So I compiled it and added a reference to it in my project confident I’d have GPS data very soon. I added the … Continue reading

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Navigon TMC review

I "recently" purchased a dedicated Navigon SatNav (2100) with TMC as I thought my Pocket PC Navigon software was good if the TMC was a bit of a damp squid. Today I had to go on a fairly long trip … Continue reading

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A year with a Pocket PC

I’ve now spent a year with my Windows Mobile 5, Pocket Loox n560, so how has it been? To give a decent account of the year I need to consider the hardware (Loox n560) and the software, obviously they come … Continue reading

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Pocket Loox 560N repaired

My PDA started to turn it self off whenever I moved it, this is very annoying. Worse still sometimes it wouldn’t switch back on unless I took the battery out and gave it a few mins. I finally got around … Continue reading

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Wake Up On Lan for Pocket PC

If you’ve read my previous blogs you’ll know that I became fixated on Wake Up Lan and published a code snippet for C#, you’ll also probably know that I try and cram my IT world into my Pocket PC. Well, … Continue reading

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Developing GPS software on the Loox N560

"Enough is enough, I’m sick of these dodgy Pocket PC GPS tools, time to write my own". Hmm, I did wonder why there seemed to be so many dodgy GPS tools out there and now I know why. First, a … Continue reading

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