Location Finder (3 in 1) – Leave Your Breadcrumbs At Home
By: Jim Szymanski - 27 March 2011 - 1 Comment

Wouldn’t it be nice if your WP7 Bing Maps could save a location or address for future reference. Yeah well so would World Peace and three day work weeks. But as I don’t expect

A Windows Phone Conversation
By: Murani Lewis - 27 March 2011 - 25 Comments

  Don’t believe the great white hype!  You know, the white noise that interferences with clarity.  As Sherlock Holmes so awesomely put “life is far more interesting than fiction.” (Free reading courtesy of the

Crescer–A Highly Polished Unique Game For Windows Phones
By: David K - 26 March 2011 - Comments Off

Browsing the latest Windows Phone releases and noticed a new game called Crescer from Game Production Studios. What’s striking about it is the level of polish to a unique game. Just check out the

That Little Girlie She’s a Thousandaire!
By: Doug Simmons - 26 March 2011 - 2 Comments

I was flipping around Youtube (new habit of mine) and came across something so damn funny I don’t even want to tell you how many times I watched it. A parody of some feel-good

Oh Man I Hate AT&T
By: Doug Simmons - 26 March 2011 - 3 Comments

Don’t get me started on the T-Mobile buyout. It would be better for my sanity and your eyes if I didn’t rant about that yet. Just want to offer a recent example of an

To Dehydrate or Not to Dehydrate…
By: Danny Lam - 25 March 2011 - 3 Comments

Now that the tech-savvy of us can disable dehydration for faster resume times, the question becomes should you? What are the negative effects? And what happens when you set the registry key to 1

My Live Tiles Are Dropping Like Flies
By: Jim Szymanski - 25 March 2011 - 19 Comments

I have been having issues with the Live Tile functionality of several apps recently and while I don’t have any answers I do have a suspicion. BTW, these app developers have been fantastic responding

Two Simple Ways Microsoft Can and Should Improve the App Hub
By: Danny Lam - 25 March 2011 - 6 Comments

Having played around with developing for Microsoft’s platform, I found it to be a mostly pleasant experience. I did however, come across a few issues that, if remedied, could vastly improve upon the already

Gooo – Neat Physics Game For WP7
By: David K - 24 March 2011 - 3 Comments

I’m always a sucker for physics games and Gooo (from Nightin Games) caught my eye when it entered the Marketplace today. The goal is to get the Gooos into the basket and to do

Turn Your Phone’s Display into a Solar Cell
By: Jim Szymanski - 24 March 2011 - 3 Comments

Ran across this article today over at Engadget about a French startup called Wysips that has developed a transparent photovoltaic film, basically generating power from light, which could theoretically turn your smartphone’s touchscreen into