VCards and QRCodes

For my employer we have developed the QRCode on our business cards. This QRCode contains a link to a website where the VCard of the employee can be downloaded. A VCard is a standard for electronic Business Cards. The idea of the QRCode was to download the VCard of the employee and so add the data to your address book. The VCard could also be added to the QRCode, but then the QRCode changes with a function change or mobile number change. To us this looked not quite handy. That is why we choose to make the VCard available on a … Continue reading VCards and QRCodes

MVP renewal 2012

Yesterday I received a mail from Microsoft: “Congratulations 2012 Microsoft MVP”. For the third year I may call myself Microsoft MVP. Thanks everyone for the support and Microsoft for the trust. MICROSOFT MVP VISUAL C#

Windows Phone 7

Since the first appearance of the Windows Phone 7 in the Netherlands I am the proud owner of a HTC Trophy. After that I bought a Samsung Omnia 7 and just a few months ago a Nokia Lumia 800. The biggest difference between the three. The Samsung has the biggest screen. Although it is also a amoled it looks lighter then the Nokia. The pictures does not make it complete clear, but there is a difference in colors between them. Samsung and Nokia are close. For now I like the Nokia more then the others. The Samsung has a better … Continue reading Windows Phone 7

MVP 2011

YES! Yesterday I got the MVP Congratulation mail! Second year in a Row, Cool! I am very proud about it. Dear Marcel Meijer, Congratulations! We are pleased to present you with the 2011 Microsoft® MVP Award! This award is given to exceptional technical community leaders who actively share their high quality, real world expertise with others. We appreciate your outstanding contributions in Visual C# technical communities during the past year. Thanks Microsoft and everybody who supported me!