By Daniel Webster | February 22, 2011 9:27 PM
In this episode of the Windows Phone 7 App Roundup we demonstrate five applications in 30 seconds each. These apps will entertain, give you access to your documents on the go, and point out the stars in the sky. 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.
Gdocs A free application
Access your Google documents from practically anywhere with the Gdocs app. This program is capable of downloading the documents directly to the WP7 devices.
Outdoor Navigation Trial and $4.99 full
Outdoor Navigation is the do-it-all geocaching and exploring tool. The program will automatically record your tracks once launched and gives you the ability to backtrack, share with friends, or save for future outings. There are many advanced navigation utilities such as a compass, speedometer, altimeter, and much more. The maps on the program come from the Bing maps.
Skymap Trial and $1.29 full version
Skymap is a great application for any cosmonaut. This app is capable of showing where all the constellations, planets, and stars are relative to your position. There are even settings that allow you to fast-forward so you will know where and which objects in space will be above you in the coming hours.
Glow Artisan Trial and $2.99 full
Glow Artisan is a very challenging and addictive puzzle game in which you must create colored squares to make the image above. Combine colors to match that perfect hue. Unlock the image in the fewest number of moves to earn more Xbox Live G and more gold medallions.
Tiki Towers Trial and $2.99 full
This Xbox Live games combines the challenges of a builder game and physics game and adds monkeys. The object of the game is to build structures for the monkeys to climb so they are able to reach the bananas and the totem to end that level.