Associated article: Smart clients know their limitations
Published source code accompanying the article by Hari Gopal in which he examines how smart-client applications need to be constantly aware of the changing status of the constrained devices resources. Also see RESOURCE.ZIP.
Resource-Aware Mobile Devices by Hari Gopal Listing One (a) Visual Basic Imports Infosys.PervasiveIT.ResourceMonitor ... Try Dim objBattery As New CBatteryInfo Dim retVal As Integer retVal = objBattery.acPwrStatus If (retVal = 1) Then MessageBox.Show("Online", "AC Power Status&...