WP7

  • WP7 NoDo unlocked to show off copy and paste

    The long awaited first update to Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 OS codenamed ‘NoDo’ has been unlocked. Recently seeded to developers, it was bound to happen and unsurprisingly didn’t take long. The Windows Phone 7 NoDo image (122MB) can now be downloaded from WindowsPhoneHacker. Once loaded into the WP7 development...
  • Flickr for WP7 now available [photos]

    While have been 3rd party Flickr apps on the Windows Phone 7 Marketplace for a couple of months now, the official Flickr app is now available. So question is, was it worth the wait ? The Flickr app is indeed a very polished experience, taking full advantage of the...
  • WHS gets WP7 app, Vail only.

    Microsoft are showing off a brand new Windows Phone 7 app for Windows Home Server. Called ‘My Server’ the app gives you access to your home server content while on the go. To achieve this, you’ll need to have  the Remote Web feature enabled on your home server. One...
  • WordPress app for Windows Phone 7 now available [updated]

    The WordPress application for WP7 just arrived in the Marketplace. Apparently WordPress thinks WP7 is so good it deserves its own website – http://windowsphone.wordpress.org/ The app works pretty much as you’d expect, providing support for both WordPress.com and self-hosted blogs. Features also include Add, edit, publish new Posts and...
  • 10 of the best WP7 applications [video walkthrough]

    Beezz The official Twitter app for WP7 frankly could do with some work. Luckily there are alternatives. The best one I’ve found is called Beezz. It has all the standard features, presented in a slick UI. The only thing its missing is a live tile with number of replies....
  • Review: Samsung Omnia 7 / Windows Phone 7

    Hardware Screen Samsung have done a great job on the build quality of the Omnia 7, it’s 4 inch AMOLED screen looks great. Black levels are stunning, so dark that black areas of the screen blends into the surrounding glossy black hardware. Video playback on the large screen looks...
  • Podcast Episode #50 – The Facebook

    Episode 50 of the podcast is now available. In this episode I discuss the following stories: 1. Windows Phone 7 Messy launch All 89,000 Microsoft employees are getting one free All paying attendees of PDC10 got one free Multitasking is badly needed Copy and Paste coming early 2011 2....
  • Windows Phone 7 launch a messy fragmented nightmare

    Those paying attention to the mobile space would know that Windows Phone 7 launched (kind of) in Australia last Thursday. To say the launch was fragmented would be a massive understatement. To begin the ‘Australian launch’ was really a Telstra launch, as only WP7 devices being sold through Telstra...
  • Hands-on with WP7 launch device

    Today I managed to finally get my hands on some final production hardware for Windows Phone 7 . Despite launching last week and multiple hardware partners, WP7 devices are still difficult to get hold of. As regular readers would know I first used WP7 hardware back at Tech.Ed,...
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