Beta Google AdMob Windows Phone 7 SDK Now Available

For all you developers out there: With Google's goal of expanding developer offerings, the Google AdMob beta SDK for Windows Phone 7 is now available. Before you continue reading, keep in mind that it is a beta SDK and not everything is final. With the Windows Phone 7 SDK, developers can easily integrate advertising into their applications, control where the ads appear, and … [Read more...]

Acer Set To Launch First WP7 Device This Autumn

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Aymar de Lencquesaing, Acer's senior corporate VP, detailed a lot of great info about future devices coming within the next year from Acer. The highlight of this interview: Acer's intentions to bring devices into the market that will run on WP7 OS. The earliest Acer WP7 device is said to be released in Autumn of this year according to Lencquesaing. It seems only one device … [Read more...]

Tiger Wireless Offers HTC HD7 On T-Mobile For $9.99

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There are plenty of deals at the moment all over the Internet on Windows Phone 7 devices. Here, we have the HTC HD7 for T-Mobile provided by Tiger Wireless (Tigerdirect.com). You can purchase the HTC HD7 for a price of $9.99 for a new T-Mobile account. The purchase also includes free standard shipping via FedEx. The normal value of the HTC HD7 on a new contract is $499.99 so … [Read more...]

Nokia Wants To Have 200 Million WP7 Converts

According to Business Insider, Nokia is hoping to convert 200 million of its Symbian users to WP7 by 2013. This came to light in a document filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which revealed that Nokia wants to convert its 38% smartphone marketshare into Windows Phone 7 users: "We expect the transition to Windows Phone as our primary smartphone platform to take … [Read more...]

WP7 Pre-NoDo Patch Rolling Out Again to Samsung Phones

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Michael Stro released an update on Wednesday March 2, 2011 over at the Windows Phone Blog that the Pre-NoDo update is rolling out again for Samsung phones. He clarifies that the software patch is still a "roll out" so not everyone will receive the update at once. He also states they are continuing to push the update to other devices. UPDATE—Wed. Mar. 2 Starting today, we … [Read more...]