Independence Day for Windows Phone 7 RTM

With Memorial Day this past weekend I decided to take sometime and write a patriotic application or two, including Independence Day that counts down to our nations birthday and all the awesome BBQ and fireworks with friends and family. You can download Independence Day from the Windows Phone Marketplace today!


Samsung Focus Ranked #1 AT&T Smartphone, Sorry Apple!

The Samsung Focus ranked as the number one smartphone in the PC Magazine Readers Choice Awards 2011: Mobile Phones and Carriers, Sorry Apple! I have been using the Samsung Focus for a little while now as my primary phone and this phone is totally amazing and personally I think it’s a more impressive looking device…


Windows Phone Developer Tools 7.1 Beta Release

Today, in New York City, Andy Lees announced the next major release of Windows Phone, previously codenamed “Mango”, to the world.  We’re excited to release the Windows Phone Developer Tools 7.1 Beta and would encourage mobile developers to download and experience what is possible with the upcoming Windows Phone OS 7.1 release. Below are some…


Windows Phone Press Conference, New York City – Tune in Tomorrow 10:00AM EST

Michael Stroh just blogged about tomorrow’s press conference in New York City where we’ll discuss the future of Windows Phone You can listen live to the press conference beginning at 10:00am (EST), you’ll find the link in the Windows Phone Newsroom. See the Windows Phone Blog for more details.


Verizon Wireless Launching Windows Phone 7 HTC Trophy

If you’re one of the many Verizon Wireless subscribers who have been eagerly awaiting a CDMA based Window Phone 7 device the wait is nearly over. On May 26, 2011 the HTC Trophy will be available to order directly from the Verizon Wireless website and will be available in Verizon Wireless stores across the U.S….


Using the Windows Phone 7 Advertising SDK

Windows Phone Stopwatch 4.4 using the Windows Phone 7 Advertising SDK While writing Windows Phone 7 applications is cool, writing Windows Phone 7 applications that earn money for you is really cool! Why Monetize Windows Phone 7 Applications? Microsoft Advertising has published two case studies that illustrate the earnings potential the Windows Phone platform has…


Windows Phone Stopwatch 4.4 RTM

Windows Phone Stopwatch 4.4 is now Released to Marketplace (RTM) and within this blog post I thought I’d give an overview of this application that has steadily become the most popular stopwatch on Windows Phone 7. Starting / Pausing the Stopwatch With Windows Phone Stopwatch 4.4 the user interface uses the Pivot control to provide…