By Daniel Webster | August 29, 2011 6:52 AM
In this episode of the Windows Phone 7 App Roundup we demonstrate five applications in 30 seconds each. These apps will give you many tools to work with, play the piano directly from your Windows Phone 7 smartphone, and keep you entertained. 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 smartphone just snap a picture of the Tag image and the mobile Marketplace will navigate to that app.
Jack Of Tools A free application
Jack of Tools is really a jack-of-all-trades app. This app includes many tools that utilize a bunch of onboard tools your Windows Phone 7 smartphone has. There are tools ranging from a simple level to more sophisticated tools that will show you your exact elevation and how far you are from your house or basecamp.
Lyrics & Info A free application
If you enjoy singing along to your music or just want to know what the artist is singing, then Lyrics & Info is a great app for you. This app will automatically find the lyrics of song playing on your Windows Phone 7 smartphone. Search for an artist or song to get more information and lyrics.
PianoPhone7 A free application
PianoPhone7 is an easy to use piano for Windows Phone 7. This app gives you a full keyboard ranging from low to high octaves. The multi-touch lets you play multiple keys at once just like a real piano.
Pocket Recorder A lite and $0.99 full version
Pocket Recorder allows you to quickly record audio notes on the fly. Just push the record button to begin, pause if you need to, and stop to save the audio recording. Upload the recordings to the Pocket Recorder server for free to back up your saved recordings.
Shruiken Ninja A free application
Shruiken Ninja is a simple game that is rather challenging. The object of the game is throw ninja stars at the targets across the room within the number of stars available. Hit multiple targets to earn higher scores and advance through the levels more quickly.