Peter is the founder of In The Hand Limited, a company providing award-winning software components for Microsoft’s mobile and embedded platforms to assist other small to medium enterprise developers. In 2007 Peter co-authored the Microsoft Mobile Development Handbook published by Microsoft Press. In 2013 Peter launched a set of shared-source libraries to help developers “build Charming apps for Windows Phone” bringing some Windows Store APIs to phone to make code sharing easier. Peter also established the 32feet.NET shared-source community project bringing Bluetooth and IrDA technologies into easy reach of .NET developers. Peter has also been an active contributor to other shared-source initiatives for Microsoft platforms. Prior to developing mobile apps, Peter led a test team for a UK mobile internet portal on the UK’s first consumer GPRS service. Peter holds a BSc in Computer Science.