Month: September 2011

Windows Phone 7.1 Mango SDK is now available

Windows Phone logoMicrosoft published today the RTM of Windows Phone 7.1 SDK (aka Mango). If you already used the RC version to publish your app, there is no need to recompile or resubmit your application on the Marketplace. And as I said yesterday, if you want to make money with your applications, you can now use the Microsoft Advertising SDK which is included in this SDK in 11 more countries.

So, do you see any reason to not develop for Windows Phone 7 Mango???

Download the Web installer for Windows Phone 7.1 SDK, you can also download the full installer (.iso).

Windows Phone 7 Mango is available for everybody

Windows Phone logoMicrosoft released today, Tuesday, September 27, 2011 the update of Windows Phone 7: Mango. This update is available for 98% of existing Windows Phone Customers. To see the schedule of the update, look at this website: United StatesInternational.

But the release of the mobile OS does not come alone. They also published the Web edition of the Marketplace. You can view and buy applications and games without using Zune software! You can access to the marketplace here: http://www.windowsphone.com/en-US/marketplace

Don’t forget to have a look at my other website MaWP7 and to download the last version (Mango ready) of the application Earthquakes.

If you’re a mobile developer, but not based in the USA, you will also enjoy the following news. Microsoft Advertising solution is now available for 11 more countries: Australia, Belgium, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, and United Kingdom.