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BGSwitchPPC: Automatic Today Wallpaper Changer

Do you like the wallpaper rotation feature on your Windows 7 computer? XDA-devs member Graymi has kindly replicated the feature in an application for your Windows Mobile device. BGSwitchPPC allows you to select a folder for portrait wallpapers, and a folder for landscape wallpapers and rotate your wallpaper randomly between images in the folders on a...

New Section on XDA-Developers: Windows Phone 7 Series

The crew of XDA-Developers has made some new forums on XDA: Windows Phone 7 Series Development and Hacking General Technical discussion of Windows Phone 7 Series development and hacking. Device-specific releases should go under appropriate device forum. Windows Phone 7 Series Software Development Discussion about Windows Phone 7 Series-specific software development. Windows Phone 7 Series Q&A For questions relating to...

IPTWeather

IPTWeather made by michoob, can be best described as a multipoint location based weather forecast delivery service. Or in less marketing catchy words, it shows the weather forecast of your current location to S2U (Slide To Unlock) and iPhoneToday. So if you're a Big fan of either S2U or iPhoneToday and want to join the forces of...

Samsung Omnia II Forum Developments

It looks like just yesterday that XDA-developers opened the gates for a few other devices  than HTC only, but it has been over a month now that the Samsung Omnia II users got their own space here at XDA-developers. In the Omnia ROM development forum you can find ROM's by ninja4hire, Kebero, huzheyi & radioman96p71. And even...

Windows Phone 7 Series: Has Microsoft Failed? (Part 2)

Some time ago I wrote an article about Windows Phone 7 Series, wondering if Microsoft had failed with its brand-new OS, called Windows Phone 7 Series. There has been a lot of news about the OS lately, especially at MIX and today here at Xda-dev, but every time I hear news about features of Windows Phone 7 Series,...

Windows Phone 7 Series Build 7.0.0.6077 Out!!

After a big rant about how much people love or hate the new Windows Mobile 7 platform, Xda-dev already has a build floating around in the Windows Phone 7 Series forum under Development and Hacking. Member l2tp has posted a build of WP7S for some of the developers to start working on. However, if you're thinking...

Use your Google Voice account with iDialer dialpad

First released back in September 2008 by XDA member supbro, iDialer v0.53 provides the functionality to call from your Google Voice account direct from the dialpad on your Windows Mobile device.  The dialpad is a clone of the much loved iPhone dialer and is fully skinnable. Compatible with QVGA, VGA, HVGA and WVGA (upscaled) on touchscreen...

Control Your Windows 6.5.x X Button

Still in the beta stages the application created by XDA's own xtep is an amazing add-on to your Windows Mobile 6.5.x device.  If you, like me, are a little upset that Microsoft has taken the memory management control into their own hands then this is definitely worth taking a look at.  Not only is the control...

VIO App uses your Phone’s Camera for Motion Detection

VIO, by Vesperial, is a new motion detection app which uses the primary camera of any phone running on Windows Mobile 5.0 or later to detect movement in a should-be stationary location. It can be set to run while the owner is away from home, sending a .jpg of the moment in which movement is detected...

F1 Pocket 2010 v2.0

The first race of the season has just finished in Bahrain, but don't worry, you can follow the rest of the Formula 1 season on your Windows Mobile phone with zorro1981's F1 Pocket 2010 v2.0 app! (Graphical interface by chinubrio). Currently available in English, French, Italian and German, you can select your language preference when you...

GrooveMobile Alpha v5 Available

Member scilor has developed a neat Grooveshark player for Windows Mobile devices, that allows users to search through and listen to songs from the popular online radio site wherever they are. For those who are not familiar with Grooveshark, it's a successful, subscription-free audio streaming website like Last.fm and Spofity. Scilor's user- and finger-friendly interface allows...

Tattoo Market v2: Display Higher Resolution Apps in Market

HTC Tattoo owners often face the problem that there aren't much QVGA applications out there for their QVGA Tattoo's. The Android Market doesn't show any higher resolution apps, so there's just a small collection of apps available for the Tattoo. However there are a lot of higher resolution apps that will  automatically re-scale themselves to...