In this inaugural edition of the Weekly WP7 Wrap, we recap briefly some of the interesting developments, blog posts, news and events from Windows Phone cyberspace.
Developer, Developer, Developer was probably the main theme for this weeks Wrap – with news bytes as captured inside. Read Away.
MICROSOFT has just posted a new official Blog post showing a screenshot and providing some basic details on the new web-based marketplace coming soon.
The new Web Marketplace is slated for launch “later this year” – possible around the Mango RTM – although no specific timings were provided. Todd Brix of MS touches on some of the key aspects to this new Marketplace, including opportunities for increased promotion and feature-status it will offer, better search and cut and dice with BING Visual search and some other key features.
WMPOWERUSER has managed to get hold of a video snippet of Steve Ballmer addressing a Japanese industry audience on MS news, where Steve actually confirms a total of 500+ enhancements to the Windows Phone 7 NoDo platfrom! WOWZ. Video inside courtesy of wmpoweruser.
UPDATE: Live coverage via http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/presskits/windowsphone/ Tonight at MIDNIGHT 24th May!!!.