New Chassis Specifications, Keeping The UX Great, And Biggest API Improvements


In closing with the MIX11 event this week, we have some more awesome information to post. We felt this is information you should definitely know about that's coming to Windows Phone 7. Although MIX11 was more focused on developers than consumers, you can't say consumers don't understand any of it, and the consumer definitely can imagine the possibilities. Before we continue, … [Read more...]

1500 APIs, Mature Rating, New Devices And More Coming To Windows Phone This Year


If you missed anything, or everything, from MIX11 today we have a small recap for you. The biggest news was 1500 new APIs becoming available to developers. We could go on and on about what is possible with each API of only the 60 shown in the image below; Instead we will let your heart pound as your imagination runs wild with possibilities. Remember, most features mentioned … [Read more...]

Must Have Games And More Applications Coming To Windows Phone 7


Joe Belfiore announced at MIX 11 a handful of popular applications coming within this year or soon to WP7. Applications shown off include Skype, Kik Messenger, Spotify, Layar, Qantas Airways and more. Kik’s new app is just one of the next-generation Windows Phone apps announced today at MIX11. Other new apps and games include Skype, Australia-based airline Qantas, the game … [Read more...]

Cocktail Flow Celebrates MIX ’11 – Free For One Week


If you you've never heard of Cocktail Flow you are missing out on a beautiful, well designed, and well supported application on the WP7 platform. Cocktail Flow is not an application exclusive to cocktail lovers. It's also created for those wanting to discover and enjoy the art of cocktails. Take a look at the features, the screenshots and the video to see why you should be … [Read more...]

Expectation Bar Set Low for Mix 11’?

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This week brings Mix 11', a developer conference where you'll find a major focus on Windows Phone 7. Brandon Watson, who is the Director for Windows Phone 7, spoke about the conference this weekend on the official Windows Phone Radio podcast. Watson addressed the ChevronWP7.Updater situation, where he confirmed that Microsoft's stance was not FUD. “The net result is that … [Read more...]