Robert McLaws joins the show to talk about Project Astoria which is designed to help users install Android apps on their Windows Mobile devices. We also talk about the recent Here Maps purchase by BMW AG, Audi AG and Daimler AG.
All this and more on the MS Mobile Show!
Robert McLaws is a Microsoft MVP for the .NET Framework along with a being a CEO of a commercial real estate startup called Advanced REI.
Connect with him on Twitter at @robertmclaws.
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Tip of the Episode
How to use Internet Explorer in Windows 10
- Lots of Xbox announcements. Preview members getting Win 10 builds in September with mouse & keyboard support
- Nokia sells Here Maps
- You can set Cortana as the default digital assistant on many Android devices when using the latest beta
App coming to Windows Mobile
Everything on Android!
- App Picks
- Music Picks
- David – Girls Generation – “Oh!” which is on the Oh! album
- Vernon – Dr. Dre – The Chronic
- Robert – Latest album from The Script (No Sound Without Silence), Ben Folds Five, songs used in the credits of Showtime’s House of Lies
- Podcast Picks
- David – Michael Sharkey’s “The Talent Show” (Ep 17 in particular)
- Vernon – Gamertag Radio by Danny Pena
- Robert – MS Mobile Show, 25.4 Podcast
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