Foursquare on Windows Mobile: WinMoSquare Latest Alpha Release

Posted on Feb 9 2010 - 5:12pm by mrwangkai

Last week we saw the release of WinMoSquare, the first functional application on Windows Mobile phones for Foursquare. Over the course of the week, Touchality, the developing company behind the project has released 2 more updates.

We’re going to take a brief look at the application now.

Overall, the application runs fairly smoothly (provided that you have met all the prerequisites). It has yet to crush on me. Personally, I really enjoy the user experience (as I have seemed to overly emphasized in the video). The flow and the audio was definitely compliment to the functionality of the application.

If you are an advert Foursquare user looking to switch to Windows Mobile, this application may be enough to nudge you over the edge.

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Updates on the latest WinMoSquare(Back to Top)


Below are the additions and changes on the latest WinMoSquare:

  • Added code to determine rough location based off device IP address
  • Times were not always being adjusted for local time zones
  • Times are now displayed in consistent manner through out application
  • Application title appeared as ‘Main’ instead of ‘WinMoSquare’ in some situations
  • Latitude and longitude formatting correction for non US locales
  • Better error and exception handling
  • Added ‘About’ screen off the ‘Settings’ screen
  • Check In screen clears and resets on load now
  • Add Venue screen clears and resets on load now
  • Added Venue Details screen
  • Zero Email Bounce: we’ve at least read all emails now 😀
  • Various small and minor fixes throughout

    The application is faring very well even in its Alpha stage, it should be a blast once it gets to its official release.

    Screenshots of WinMoSquare (Back to Top)



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    Video Demo of WinMoSquare (Back to Top)


    Application Info: WinMoSquare (Back to Top)


    App Name WinMoSquare
    Version No. Alpha 2010.02.09.01
    Developer Touchality
    Dev. Page N/A (Get updates via this webform)
    Filesize 2.56 MB
    Ratings [ratings]

    Download WinMoSquare (Back to Top)


    Once you have signed up to receive updates on WinMoSquare, you will receive periodic emails whenever an update becomes available. The cab file link however stays the same (as we’ve linked to below).

    13 Comments so far. Feel free to join this conversation.

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    2. leely September 28, 2011 at 5:12 am -

      cool

    3. JaysonM August 20, 2011 at 5:01 pm -

      it didn’t work on my Samsung Omnia Pro II (B-7610) 🙁

    4. justin September 20, 2010 at 7:31 pm -

      this doesn’t work on the intrepid as it forces the resoultion to a full screen as if it were hardcoded to a slide resolution.

    5. tedted July 20, 2010 at 12:17 am -

      thank for your info

    6. oky July 19, 2010 at 7:13 pm -

      thanks… nice info…

    7. zakki June 24, 2010 at 7:33 pm -

      cool. i want one

    8. anonymous June 14, 2010 at 12:11 pm -

      thank’s for sharing…

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