Google Calendar Now Supports Syncing With Windows Phone

Google has added support for syncing up to 25 calendars with Windows Phone 7.5 devices. Simply visit from your Windows Phone to start what is a very easy process. Select your device, the calendars you'd like to sync and then save. Within a half hour, all of your appointments and events from Google Calendar will show up on your Windows Phone. As an added bonus, … [Read more...]

Using Bing Audio Search In Windows Phone 7.5 Mango To Identify Music

Bing Audio Search in Mango

In the new Windows Phone 7.5 Mango update, Bing search now offers new enhanced music search capabilities, similar to those found in the popular application Shazam (Marketplace link). Bing on Windows Phone will listen to a song and attempt to match the track in Marketplace. Here’s how you can use Bing’s Shazam-like search for music.   … [Read more...]

Windows Phone Basics: How To Search and Find Your Apps in Windows Phone Mango

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With over 23,000 apps in the Windows Phone Marketplace and more expected with the release of Mango, you might find it increasingly difficult to find apps. Thankfully, Microsoft recognized this and have made some pretty significant changes. Under the current version of Windows Phone called NoDo, you would swipe left and then up to scroll through your apps. As you increase your … [Read more...]

How to update to Mango without being a Windows Phone developer

Windows Phone Mango

You've seen the extensive Mango walkthroughs, seen developers on Twitter gloating about being able to update to the Mango beta and wondered how you were going to make it until the fall release. Some industrious individuals, both at XDA and Windows Phone Hacker, have compiled a few tools to help the common folk make the update to Mango beta. We make no claims as to what this … [Read more...]

How to customize ringtones in Windows Phone 7

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How to customize ringtones in Windows Phone 7 Customizing ringtones is a great way to personalize your Windows Phone and it's the latest in our series of Windows Phone 7 Tips and Tricks. Setting ringtones for specific functions or people can also prove to be useful and a time saver. It will also let you know when your boss is calling, so you can safely ignore your phone, … [Read more...]