WINDOWS PHONE 7 Posts on XDA

DFT Bluetooth File Transfer Application

If you are a Windows Mobile or Windows Phone user, you have undoubtedly already heard of XDA Recognized Developer Cotulla. If not, you should have. He is responsible for some of the biggest developments on both of these platforms, and shows no signs of letting up any time soon. His latest offering is an application that...

Take Apart .XAP at Your Leisure With .NET RAIN

As you are probably aware, one of the beauties of development, hacking, and reverse engineering code is the fact that you can pretty much look into the guts of anything and figure out ways to make them better. However, in order to do this, knowledge, while useful is not the only thing you will require....

DFT HSPL and RSPL for HTC WP7 First Generation Updated

Not too long ago, we talked about how XDA Recognized Developer Cotulla helped first generation HTC Windows Phone 7 owners achieve device freedom thanks to the DFT HSPL and RSPL release. For those who don't remember, the developer's release was the first major ground made by the development community for the supported devices.Now thanks to several months'...

Windows Mobile Running on Windows Phone 7

What a simple tweet can do with ones heartbeat is incredible. XDA Recognized Developer Cotulla tweeted a link to a Youtube video showing what appears to be an HTC HD7 running Windows Mobile. It seems to be some kind of emulator which runs Windows Mobile 6.1 on top of Windows Phone 7. Using virtual buttons to...

First Custom ROMs Appear for the Samsung Focus 1.3, Focus 1.4, and Omnia 7

It's no secret that ROM development is considerably more cumbersome on Microsoft's closed source Windows Phone 7 operating system than on its open source competition. Despite the difficulties, developers on our site such as -=Barin=- have made outstanding progress with releases such as a fully functioning kitchen for HTC devices.Unfortunately, however, this is little consolation for Samsung device...

Interesting Windows 7/8 Watch Concept Design

We always enjoy the concept designs that pop up from time to time made by regular users showing what they would like to be produced, although we know this will never happen is nice to have different and amazing options of futuristic devices.This design made by Mithun Darji from Ahmedabad, India demonstrates an interesting concept...

Wf Phone Tools Lets You Micromanage Your WP7 Device

Unlike its predecessor, Windows Phone 7 was never intended for much freedom. Evidence for this can be found everywhere from the similar device specifications and lack of carrier skins to the way users are allowed to install applications. However, this being XDA-Developers, we constantly develop new ways to take back control of our devices.Luckily, this...

Quixby Deals for Windows Phone

There are so many sites out there now that offer that "daily deal" that it is hard to keep track of them all. Even if you do keep track of them, most of them aren't going to interest you every single day. Very few people go the length that XDA Member RevisionZero has: he built...

Windows Phone 7 Game: Jigsolve Me

I love a good challenge. Like many I game in my free time not just for the content, but to push my brain to the limits of what it's capable of. So when I saw XDA Member ldokov's latest creation for Windows Phone 7, Jigsolve Me! I knew I had to give it a whirl.According...

Launch Of HTC Primo Before MWC?

It's about that time of year again, as hardware manufacturers prepare to descend upon Barcelona to unveil phones we will collectively drool about but not see for another couple of months.Today HTC started to send some invitations to HTC’s press event for February 26th, by "chance" only one day before Mobile World Congress Starts in...

Unlocked Windows Phone 7 Phones Gets Device Reset App

For awhile now, the 4-in-1, 5-in-1 or even 6-in-1 reboot menus have been apropos for Android ROMs. The ability to reboot the phone on a whim instead of having to turn the phone off and back on is an essential function that is often underrated.Now, Windows Phone 7 has an app in progress that gives...

BattClock Development Comes to an End; Version 3.8.2 is Final

All good things must eventually come to an end and for owners of Windows Mobile phones, this is something that has happened to them recently.The popular BattClock app had an update to 3.8.2 a few days ago and that's when the app maker, who is XDA Recognized Developer ZuinigeRijder announced that it would be the...