WP7

  • WP7 NoDo update, full details

    Well its certainly long overdue, but the first Windows Phone 7 update has finally begun rolling out, this is the first major update to the platform. Microsoft have provided a full list of the changes on their Windows Phone blog, there’s actually quite a few more than initially expected....
  • HTC Mozart WP7 NoDo update “live”?

    One of the folks over at XDA has posted a link to what seems to be an HTC Mozart WP7 ROM update which includes NoDo. It looks like a European Rom update so may not work on Australian Mozarts. While the ROM reports to be build 7355 apparently after...
  • Zune, maybe not that far away for Australia…

      After Microsoft Australia posted on Facebook yesterday promoting the new Universal Getmusic WP7 app, I jumped on the chance to ask them.. where’s Zune. “When are we getting Zune in Australia with all major labels ? You guys are freaking Microsoft, why can’t you get this done ?”...
  • Getmusic for WP7, Aussie’s first chance to buy music

    International Windows Phone users get their music fix from the Zune marketplace, unfortunately Australians are still waiting for a music solution. Today Universal Music launched a new application for Windows Phone 7, called GetMusic, this free app gives Aussies their first chance to buy music on the platform. Prices...
  • New Windows Phone ad may actually make you want one

    Check out a new ad for WP7, using multiple WP7 devices, it really showcasess the tiles and unique features of the platform. I look forward to the next ad where Microsoft announce their bring Zune music to Australia....
  • Aussies still waiting for WP7 update

    It seems that while Microsoft advertised the first WP7 update (to improve updating) as ‘available’, it seems Australian owners of WP7 devices are still waiting. It might not be all bad, with reports the first WP7 update isn’t going exactly according to plan. Some users, particular Samsung Omnia 7...
  • First WP7 update isn’t NoDo. Coming Soon. Surprised ?

    The long awaited first update to Windows Phone 7 has arrived, nearly 5 months after WP7 first launched. In a post Microsoft’s Windows Phone Blog, they detail the rollout is happening today. Strangely this isn’t the much reported codenamed NoDo update to WP7 that was to bring copy and...
  • WP7 Nodo, less than a month away, still no specific date.

    In the very early hours of the morning, Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer keynoted in Barcelona at Mobile World Congress 2011. Naturally Ballmer spent time discussing the recent Nokia deal, but then called on Joe Belfiore to demonstrate some of the upcoming WP7.5 (Mango) features due later this year. These...
  • Nokia will use Windows Phone as its primary smartphone strategy !!

    Today in London, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and Nokia CEO Steven Elop made a massive announcement, Nokia will now use Windows Phone. While Nokia make decent hardware, software – particularly Symbian has really let them (and their users) down. Recent reports indicated that sales for Windows Phone were less...