Category: Mobile Tech

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PeeWee Runner Solar Generator

I had built something similar to this pre-packaged solar generator, which makes me both happy that I can DIY my own solar generator and sad that I didn’t turn it into a product myself. Check it out. I have my home built unit powering some Christmas lights on my house.

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Unboxing a $20,000 Smartphone

If you thought the new iPhone was expensive, clearly you have not seen the smartphone from  Sirin Labs Solarin. Santa was good to me this year, but he wasn’t *this* good to me.

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What’s New in Xamarin.Forms?

In this episode of Visual Studio Toolbox, Robert Green itnerviews James Montemagno, who shows us what is new in the latest version of Xamarin.Forms. The new version enables you to build a native UI for three platforms with one shared C# codebase. In other words, if you know C# then...

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Nokia Agrees to Buy Alcatel-Lucent for $16.6 Billion

The parts of Nokia that Microsoft didn’t buy last year are keeping busy I see. HELSINKI/PARIS (Reuters) – Nokia is to buy Alcatel-Lucent in an all-share deal that values its smaller French rival at 15.6 billion euros ($16.6 billion), building up its telecom equipment business to compete with market leader...