A report released by app store analytics provider Distimo has shown that Google’s Android Market has the largest share of free applications when compared with other mobile app stores. The findings, from July 2010, show that 60% of the apps in the Android Market were free of charge. This figure has increased by 3% from […]
Microsoft have announced that Windows Phone 7 is ready for release to manufacturers (RTM). This stage indicates that the OS is almost ready for public use; all that is left is the final integration of the OS with the manufacturer’s hardware. Terry Myerson, the Corporate Vice President of Windows Phone Engineering states: “Windows Phone 7 […]
Microsoft could pay as much as half a billion dollars to assist the launch of Window Phone 7, marking Microsoft’s big return to the smartphone market later this year. Jonathan Goldberg, an analyst from Deutsche Bank has estimated in an article on Techcrunch that marketing alone for the launch will likely see the company spending […]
Customisation Microsoft are boasting about the customisation features of Windows Phone 7. Live tiles (see First Impressions : Part 1) can be added, removed and moved around as the phone owner sees fit. Also, the colour scheme is customisable. This will affect Live Tiles, system applications and also any applications that tie in properly to […]
Microsoft have announced that the following manufacturers will be making Windows Phone 7 mobiles as a report by Engadget states: Dell, HTC, ASUS, LG and Samsung create an impressive lineup of manufacturers. The industry is expecting big things from Microsoft with the upcoming launch of their latest smartphone, and here at MoRecNews our techies are […]
I've now had the new Microsoft Mobile OS, Windows Phone 7, demonstrated to me twice and I have to say that I'm impressed.
I have been overwhelmed with the number of queries my last blog post has generated about mobile data. So in response I have put together some slides to help share the data from the various questions. Did you know 2 in 3 mobile web page visits are from 1 in 5 phones? Did you know […]