Windows Phone 7
Samsung has now confirmed to launch its next Windows Phone, which will be a Windows 8 Phone. This upcoming Windows Phone will be called as Windows 8 Apollo. After the great success of all current Windows phone, Windows 8 Apollo will be a great project. Samsung says that it will launch the Windows 8 Apollo in the second… Continue reading
Microsoft allows the iPhone and Android users to enable Windows Phone 7 on their devices. The best thing that this is going to provide its users is the Metro UI, which is titled as a pretty, smart and very informative user interface. Moreover, the list of the new features does not get end over here, rather offers with… Continue reading
Courtesy of a “white hat” developer, you can now install cracked apps on a Windows Phone 7 device. He has also posted his first proof-of-concept hack video.
This video provided to WPCentral as a proof to shows that he can:
- Successfully pull any application from the Marketplace
- Remove the security
- Deploy to an unlocked Windows Phone with literally a push of a button. (Instead, you could just save the cracked XAP file
After getting accustomed to the word jailbreak linked with iPhone, Microsoft is feeling itself privileged as hackers have finally given time to the new WP7 phone.Rafael Rivera, Long Zheng and Chris Walsh have released the Windows Phone 7 jailbreak/Unlock tool ChevronWP7. Here is an easy guide to jailbreak your new Windows Phone 7 handset.Step 1: Install the latest version of Zune desktop software for Windows… Continue reading
Top three phone put to the test where only the toughest can survive, and the result shocked us all. The test involved grilling of the phones, and the winner was obviously the one which can last the longest.T-Mobile G2, HTC Surround and iPhone 4 costing almost $2000 were put on a grill, and it was Windows Phone 7 based HTC Surround that showed the most endurance beating iPhone 4 and… Continue reading | 1 Comment
LG is collaborating with the Microsoft to offer free, “quality” apps to owners of LG Windows Phone 7 handsets. LG is going to launch in total of nine different Windows Phone 7 handsets this year and the free app reward will surely make a difference in a market full of WP7 handsets from different manufacturers.10 free apps valued at more than $30 will be available every 60 days through the… Continue reading
Windows Phone 7 based handset will not have any option to add custom ringtones as you can notice in the video from Pocketnow. The HTC Surround itself has a couple of popular ringtones so it looks like carriers and manufacturers will be able to add their own custom ringtones, but for user, it can take time.Here is the video from Pocketnow showing ringtones options on Windows Phone 7.
We never like comparing iPhone with other smartphones specially Windows, but you can always find a new comparison which ends up glorifying the iPhone. Here is one more such comparison test conducted on yet to be released WP7 and iPhone 4 running latest and polished iOS.
The video demonstrates the various aspect of the smartphone os and in the end the feeling is obvious as guys at redmondpie have… Continue reading