Samsung recently followed up it’s WP7 Focus with the newly minted Focus S, which comes equipped with Microsoft’s latest Windows Phone 7 build, Mango. For those of you who have yet to convert or are just curious, you can give Mango a whirl on your Android phone with Microsoft’s browser-based WP7 demo: If you’ve never had a chance to use a WP7 device,...

Clarity Consulting put together a comic reader for Windows Phone 7. Running on a touchscreen PC tablet, the Windows Phone 7 emulator gives glimpses of the very exciting reader. Using Silverlight and Deep Zoom, the interaction seemed very smooth and intuitive. The company seems to also be working on apps like Hulu, Yelp and NBA Tracker. If they can port the interaction...

When I finally got my hands on the Windows Phone developer tools the first thing I wanted to do was to see how well Silverlight on the phone would work for making 2D games, so I decided to make a Labyrinth style game. This Labyrinth style game was developed with Silverlight and is tested using the Windows Phone 7 Series emulator. The developer had used mouse dragging to...

Just days after Microsoft released the software development kit for the Windows Phone 7 Series, the emulator has been hacked and unlocked. Since then, a good number of details that were not previously showcased at the demonstrations were curiously revealed. Amongst the findings, the hacked emulator gives users a glimpse of the Offices apps that has been prominently missing...

Amongst its many newly added features, Windows Mobile 6.5’s widget feature is explored quite frequently. And for that, an open source developer (Vimpyboy) have released the Windows Mobile Widget Emulator, a desktop application that let’s you preview these widgets. One thing to note while testing is that the emulator is web-based and should be used in Internet...

The Samsung Omnia 2’s promotion site has finally launched. The site does not provide not only product information but also an emulator that you may use to try out the device directly on the web. While you cannot feel the haptic feedback, it may be sufficient to exprience the new UI and features by swipping and clicking the screen or widget. Screenshots Link You...