One of the features of Windows Phone 7 that doesn’t get talked about much but does play a part in the overall experience users have on their phone are notifications. Microsoft delivers notifications in three flavors and they all work well together. The three types of notifications are 1) Tile 2) Toast 3) Raw. Check the link and have a gander, its not the most exciting thing in the world but important nonetheless. Be sure to check out the video too. Pay attention starting at the :58 second mark.
Just think that if you don’t want to respond right away to a text you’ll always be reminded that you have a new one by the dynamic tile notifications. Pretty sweet!