Posts From ElCondor

Windows Phone 7 Facts: OOBE: Out-Of-Box Experience, Start-up Sequence

This is part 4 of the Windows Phone 7 Facts series. In case you missed it, you can find the previous articles here. The previous facts were all based on information from XDA user and moderator Da_G. The coming articles however are all interesting facts from the Windows Phone 7 Guides for OEMs. Microsoft is planning to...

Breaking News: Windows Phone 7 ROM for Upcoming HTC Device Surfaces

Seeing some videos of the new Windows Phone 7 and test driving the operating system through an emulator is nice and already gets the discussions and speculations flowing. What most XDA-Developers followers really are waiting for is a full fledged ROM, that magically appears out of nothing. Wait no more, because member 911sniper posted a Windows Phone 7...

New Marketplace version Available for Download!

Windows Marketplace has been updated again, now to version 1.2.1422.0001. There don't seem to be much changes, but the download has been ripped by XDA member Noonski. Noonski also tweaked the cab so you can install the Marketplace on you internal storage. Since version 1.2.1417, the ability to choose your own region is available, and the option to...

DroidUptime: Record Uptime of Your Android Device

Some of you might know about a competition called 'Uptime Project'. The project is started by 'the Tugs'. The definition of uptime according to the Tugs  UpTime site: Uptime is time during a machine, a computer stays without restarting. In brief, time which a machine give a functionnality, whatever, continuously. Now with the new Android application called DroidUptime, you...

Curs Valutar v1.20

Curs Valutar, created  by XDA developer virgilp, is an application that allows you to convert currencies, such as from USD to EUR. It also shows official exchange rates, automatic updating system and more. Originally posted by virgilp Curs Valutar - exchange rates and currency converter for Windows Mobile, based on the rates provided by the National Bank...

WinPayDay: Paycheck Estimator

This new application is a really good way to estimate your net income after putting in the hours you worked. When you first start the application, called WinPayDay and made by XDA developer walkeryan, you can enter things like your Pay Rate, Pay Period, Taxes, Overtime Rate and more. After that, your net income will be...

WMVikings: Account Checker for Mobile Vikings

For Belgian Mobile Viking users here, XDA developer h0er created an application called WMVikings, which shows Sim balance, TopUp history and 5 last calls. It's very useful if you need to check how much text messages you have left, remaining credit, data, and more. Originally posted by h0er I could not find a working Windows Mobile account...

Copy & Paste on Windows Phone 7 Likely Confirmed

There is still some speculation going around about the Copy&Paste function in Windows Phone 7. Some people think that there won't be any copy&paste function at all, others think that it will be included. There still hasn't been clear evidence that it will or will not be a feature of the upcoming OS. But while I was browsing...

Windows Phone 7: Hasn’t Microsoft Failed? (Part 3)

Some time ago I wrote two articles about the cons of Windows Phone 7. Although I still think that there are some very bad things about the new upcoming OS, I think I've been a bit too negative about it. Also after seeing a lot of users saying that Windows Phone 7 is a complete fail, I...

Dinik Anastasia Keyboard: Very Nice HTC Keyboard Skin

There are many keyboards floating around, but I still prefer HTC's original keyboard. The only disadvantage of this keyboard was that there were no skins available, while other keyboards, such as Fingerkeyboard, do give you the ability to skin it. Luckily, XDA Member dinik has now made the very first HTC keyboard skin that we know of,...

iMulator – iPhone Like Music Player

To go straight to the point: the Touch Pro2 music players suck. Well at least XDA member reb3lzrr thinks so: I’m the proud owner of a HTC Touch Pro 2 but (as many other Windows Mobile devices) it lacks a truly good music player. Most of the music players that are available for this platform don’t have...

CrisRowlands SimplePiano V2

There are already some Piano applicatoins out for Windows Mobile, but XDA developer cris_rowlands found that there's no good piano app fitting his needs. He decided to develop a nice but simple keyboard application, based on the Windows Phone 7 design. Fortunately, for people that don't like the layout, the interface can be skinned. Orignally posted by cris_rowlands Features: At...