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Windows Phone 7 Marketplace: 6,000 strong and growing

Windows Phone 7 Marketplace: 6,000 strong and growing

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It's still got a long, long way to go before its on par with the app store (it's a generic term don't you know) offerings from Apple and Google, but Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 Marketplace is growing at a fairly rapid rate. Just two weeks back Microsoft... >>

First five...Windows Mobile apps to download

First five...Windows Mobile apps to download

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If you got a new Windows-based handset for Christmas, then you'll likely be interested in exploring the content Microsoft has ready and waiting for you in the online Marketplace app store. Here's five apps we think are worth the download... Bing Bing... >>

Windows Marketplace for Mobile gets updated

Windows Marketplace for Mobile gets updated

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"Much anticipated upgrades for Windows Marketplace for Mobile" have now gone live, reports Microsoft in a blog post. Part of the second wave of features promised, there's said to be more advanced anti-piracy protection and an improved developer portal,... >>

VIDEO: Rejected Windows Marketplace apps revealed

VIDEO: Rejected Windows Marketplace apps revealed

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Microsoft is promoting its Windows Marketplace for Mobile app store with a comedic clip revealing apps that didn't make it through the vetting process. Highlights include a virtual sundial, the familiar-looking game pung, the enabler and moustaches of... >>

Five Windows Mobile 6.5 phones to watch out for

Five Windows Mobile 6.5 phones to watch out for

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It may not have been quite the upgrade Microsoft had conceived of with the company's initial route map for 2009 but the launch of Windows Phone/Windows Mobile 6.5 today comes with no less ceremony. Naturally, an operating system is all very well and good... >>

Quick guide to Windows Mobile 6.5 - Windows Phone

Quick guide to Windows Mobile 6.5 - Windows Phone

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Want to know what all the fuss is about? Read our quick guide to find out more about what the changes are, what they mean, and how they affect you. We'll also give you a run down of the good and bad points. What is Windows Phone? It's the rebranded name... >>

Toshiba TG01 Windows phone announced

Toshiba TG01 Windows phone announced

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Toshiba has announced a new "variant" of its Snapdragon-powered TG01 touchscreen phone, the "TG01 Windows phone". The "new" model differs only in the fact that it will feature the new Windows Mobile 6.5 operating system, although those that already have... >>

Windows Phones to be controlled by voice

Windows Phones to be controlled by voice

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Microsoft has announced that future Windows Phones will get speech control functionality, thanks to software from Microsoft-owned "Tellme". Said to "simplify" phone control, Tellme is apparently the first such service that will let people press one button... >>

Microsoft announces new Windows Phone applications

Microsoft announces new Windows Phone applications

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Microsoft has announced new Windows Phone applications, partners for future launches and new designer wallpaper themes for its mobile platform at the CTIA Wireless event in the States. Headlining the news, the company has revealed that EA Mobile and MySpace... >>

Microsoft reveals developer terms for Marketplace apps

Microsoft reveals developer terms for Marketplace apps

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Microsoft has announced details about how developers can sell applications for Windows phones through Windows Marketplace for Mobile, the new app store due to be available with Windows Mobile 6.5. Developers who sell applications through Windows Marketplace... >>