WP7

  • TransHub taps Gov data to minimise multi-mode commute times

    TransHub is a Windows Phone application looking to solve traffic congestion issues in your city. TransHub can instantly recommend the fastest routes to your desired location across multiple transit methods. Soul Solutions created the TransHub application, using NSW government transport data for Sydney to deliver timetabled information, on-demand journey...
  • WP7, Surface and Slate demo shows off the future

    Science fiction has always taught us to think about the possibilities of technology far into the future. In fact, many technological developments have been heavily inspired by what we see in movies, often making that a reality is a a timely and very costly exercise. For consumers, its a...
  • Top apps still missing from WP7

    There has definitely been a lull in WP7 releases of late, undoubtedly due to developers holding off till they can ship Mango compatible versions. We’re likely to see a flood of updated and new apps hit the marketplace soon, until then I thought its worth highlighting which mainstream apps...
  • Windows Phone “Mango” Released to Manufacturing

    Windows Phone 7.5 has now officially been released to manufacturing. Also known as the Mango update, its an important milestone in the evolution of Microsoft’s mobile platform. Mango represents a maturing of the OS, adding multi-tasking, increased speed, conversation view, threaded messages, group tiles, single inbox and more. Mango...
  • Nokia’s first WP7 device revealed on video. SeaRAY looks like N9

    You didn’t seriously think this would stay a secret did you Nokia ? CEO Stephen Elop gave Nokia employees a sneak preview of the first Windows Phone 7 device from Nokia. It was revealed with a codename SeaRAY. It’s effectively the N9 shell (plus an extra button), running WP7...
  • Windows 8 UI revealed! Borrows WP7’s metro UI

    Image source: Engadget President of the Windows division at Microsoft, Steven Sinofsky has just revealed a new touch interface for Windows 8. At the D9 conference in the US, Sinofsky showcased Windows 8 features for the first time. The interview with Walt Mossberg revealed many interesting new developments for...
  • WP7 Mango update detailed [updated]

    Microsoft continue to grind away at updates to Windows Phone. Like many markets they enter (we all forgot about Windows Mobile by now right), it often takes a few versions to make a serious impact. But like a dog with a bone of meat, it continues to knaw away...
  • WP7 finally gets a good Australian TV Guide app – QTV

    While Microsoft may have 11,500 apps, one of the stark differences WP7 and iOS is the ability to find apps for the common experiences we expect. Competition in this space is very limited, so its great to see TV buffs finally get a great TV Guide app for WP7...
  • HTC HD7 available today on Telstra, includes NoDo

    Well here it is folks, the biggest, baddest Windows Phone 7 device is now available in Australia from Telstra. The WP7 device available in Australia that ships with the NoDo update. Rocking copy and paste, lets take a look at what other features this baby offers. Specs 4.3” touchscreen...
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