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Pulse Brings Its Pretty RSS Tiles to Windows Phone

Pulse, the slick and pretty RSS reader-ish app on iPhone, Android and iPad, is now available for the equally slick and pretty Windows Phone. If you're not familiar, Pulse takes a bunch of news sources and transforms them into a pretty gorgeous collection of tiles. Reading doesn't have to be a snoozefest, you know. » 9/26/11 12:00pm 9/26/11 12:00pm

Windows Phone 7 Can Even Make Subway Maps Look Good

Windows Phone 7, quietly a great looking platform, has a new NYC subway map application called NYC Transit available. It actually uses a revamped map layout, customized subway line views, subway locator and updated service status all in Windows Phone packaging and looks awesome (and useful for any WP7 wielding New… » 3/16/11 2:40pm 3/16/11 2:40pm

Windows Phone 7 Catches Up, With Angry Birds and Sonic the Hedgehog…

A whole heaping of classic Android/iPhone games will be dolloped into the Windows Phone 7 Marketplace come "spring", including Angry Birds (yawn), Sonic the Hedgehog (good for a few more spins), Plants vs Zombies (another yawn), Doodle Jump (fun!), and a few others I can't pass comment on, like geoDefense and Hydro… » 2/25/11 5:40am 2/25/11 5:40am

Kindle Will Join the Windows Phone 7 App Stable

Continuing its neverending march to platform ubiquity, Kindle will officially be available on Windows Phone 7—though maybe not in time for launch. So far Amazon's just saying that the app will be available "later this year," and that it'll come with some unique features including personalized book recommendations on… » 10/28/10 1:07pm 10/28/10 1:07pm

Windows Marketplace Will Be the Only Source For Windows Phone 7 Apps

What many feared (or briefly thought about without much emotion either way) has turned out to be true: Microsoft PR has confirmed that Windows Marketplace for Mobile will be the only source for Windows Phone 7 apps, meaning that you can't sideload apps, and that Microsoft will be the sole gatekeeper for all apps on… » 3/15/10 4:10pm 3/15/10 4:10pm