Daily Archives: April 5, 2011

Marketplace for Windows Phone 7 apps now working in India

Last week Microsoft’s developer evangelist Brandon Watson shed light on numbers regarding developer adoption of Windows Phone 7 platform. The post states the developer tools for the platform have been downloaded more than 1.5 Million times. Microsoft says they have 36,000 registered developers and are adding 1,200 developers every week. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on April 5, 2011 in Dell, HTC, OEM, Windows Phone 7 App


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Google Android Lockdown Could Benefit Windows Phone 7, Apple iOS

Google’s possible decision to more tightly police its Android platform could have a powerful effect on Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 and Apple’s iOS. Read the rest of this entry »


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Firefox Mobile Not On The Horizon For Windows Phone 7

Over at the OnSoftware Blog, they sat down with Jay Sullivan, VP of Products at Mozilla Corporation to speak about the new version of Firefox Mobile. The interview took place in time with the Firefox Mobile release on Android recently. Jay Sullivan answered questions about the importance of Firefox going mobile, and most importantly (to us) about the possibility of a WP7 version. Read the rest of this entry »


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HTC preparing Prime and Ignite Windows Phone 7 smartphones

In what’s turning into a bit of an HTC leak-o-rama, we’ve had our attention tweaked by another two forthcoming handsets – the Prime and Ignite – to go along with the Pyramid we saw earlier on. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on April 5, 2011 in Android, HTC, Smartphone, Windows 7 Phone


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Windows 8 says hello to Ribbons

Multiple sites are reporting today that Microsoft will be implementing a new user interface for its upcoming Windows 8 operating system, including replacing toolbars with “Ribbons,” as seen in Microsoft Office. Read the rest of this entry »


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HTC Thunderbolt’s as fast as lightning

The HTC Thunderbolt is so close to being the perfect 4G phone. You won’t find a faster data speed than the remarkable eight to 10 megabits per second I was able to achieve with this phone on Verizon’s vaunted new LTE network. Read the rest of this entry »

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Qualcomm CEO spreads bets on wireless

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — When Paul Jacobs took over management of Qualcomm Inc., he faced a dual challenge: leading a company that was seen as a heavy bet on a singular wireless technology, while the company’s very business model was being challenged in the courts. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on April 5, 2011 in Apple, iPhone


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