Windows Phone 7 App Roundup 29 Mar 2011
In this episode of the Windows Phone 7 App Roundup we demonstrate five applications in 30 seconds each. These apps will entertain, help you translate a foreign language, and burn stuff in a simple puzzle game. To download these apps directly to your WP7 device, just click on the title of the application and the Zune software will automatically launch to the app in Marketplace. If you have the free Microsoft Tag app installed on your WP7 device just snap a picture of the Tag image and the mobile Marketplace will navigate to that app.
Dailymotion A free application
Dailymotion is a popular video sharing site that has many movies, TV spots, music videos and more. The app is quick to load and makes searching for a specific video nearly effortless. Sign in to your account to view your videos, favorites, and subscriptions.
Flight Info A free application
Flight Info is a simple to use application for anyone traveling or meeting someone at the airport. Just input the flight number and Flight Info will do the rest. The app will display flight times, gate departures and arrivals, and even display the flight route on a map.
Polyglot A trial and $0.99 full version
Polyglot is a comprehensive language translator that ties into the Bing translation server. Type in full phrases for many different languages and revers the language to have the person you are communicating with type back to you. There are even options to send the translations to others through messaging services and view translation history.
Burn It All is a simple Xbox Live puzzle game. The object of the game is to burn various ropes and destroy objects to reach the next level. There are many different obstacles that will try to and put out your little flame so be careful. Press the fast forward button to speed things up a bit.
Fast & Furious Adrenaline Trial and $4.99 full version
From the popular Universal movies comes Fast & Furious Adrenaline. This Xbox Live racing game puts you in the driver’s seat of a suped up high performance street racer. The controls, which rely mostly on the accelerometer, are easy to control. In the event that you need a little more speed hit the NOS and let it go.