Loke Uei Tan (Senior Technical PM Windows Mobile - US) and Don Kerr (Windows Mobile Product Marketing Manager - Australia) presenting the award to Darko.

Congratulations to AAMHatch’s Darko Radiceski for winning the Microsoft Master Codemason competition! Darko was named the winner of the Mobility Smackdown session at the Microsoft Tech.Ed Conference held at the Gold Coast in Queensland.

Darko presented his application, called AAMHatchEye, to the conference participants. AAMHatchEye integrates Virtual Earth (now BingT Maps) and AAMHatch’s Pictometry imagery

complete with measurement functionality to enable users to measure height, distance, area and elevation immediately on the Windows Phone. ‘Points of interest’ searches and GPS integration are also available. The application features include 3D models and 360° spherical video. The conference participants voted Darko’s work the best application. With 65.5% of the votes, Darko was awarded the prestigious title of Microsoft Master Codemason!

Darko’s application will be available for purchase on Windows Marketplace for Mobile post October 7. This is the official release date for the new version of Windows Mobile 6.5 for Australia, re-branded as Windows Phone and also the release date of the Windows Marketplace. For more information on AAMHatch, visit our websitewww.aamhatch.com.

About AAMHatch
AAMHatch is at the forefront of the spatial information technology revolution. AAMHatch’s dynamic team pioneers the commercialisation of exciting innovations such as:

􀂃 Pictometry - Visualise & Analyse
􀂃 360 degree video (fully spherical video)
􀂃 High Resolution Satellite Imagery (submetre)
􀂃 Large format, aerial digital imaging
􀂃 Airborne LiDAR
􀂃 Terrestrial Laser Scanning

Operating from an extensive office network throughout Australia, South East Asia and South Africa; AAMHatch specialises in providing business mapping, GIS and Location Based Services. AAMHatch’s proven technology leadership includes a range of advanced systems for the collection, analysis and presentation of geospatial information. Using these tools AAMHatch has built an extensive library of ‘off the shelf” digital photography, satellite imagery and high resolution digital terrain models.

The AAMHatch Group is a multi disciplinary team of more than 200 geospatial professionals. AAMHatch has an award-winning culture of project management excellence that actively contributes to client success.

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