- The basics of programming for the .NET Compact Framework using Visual Studio .NET 2003; you'll be up and running with Hello, World in no time at all
- User interface design considerations for the Pocket PC, Pocket PC Phone Edition, and Windows Mobile-based Smartphone
- How to consume web services from .NET Compact Framework applications
- How to cache on-line data for use when the mobile device is out of range of a network
- How to write applications that use Bluetooth.
Whether you're new to mobile programming or new to Visual Studio .NET 2003, the .NET Compact Framework Pocket Guide will teach what you need to know to get started developing mobile applications.
About the Author
Wei-Meng Lee (Microsoft .NET MVP) is a technologist and founder of Developer Learning Solutions, a technology company specializing in hands-on training on the latest Microsoft technologies. Wei-Meng speaks regularly at international conferences and has authored and coauthored numerous books on .NET, XML, and wireless technologies, including Windows XP Unwired and the .NET Compact Framework Pocket Guide (both from O'Reilly Media, Inc). He writes extensively for the O'Reilly Network on topics ranging from .NET to Mac OS X. Wei-Meng is currently the Microsoft regional director for Singapore.