Tag Archives: Windows Phone 7

Xbox Live Likely to be Windows 8’s Built in Feature


Microsoft, world’s leader in OS and other platform services is taking big steps to combine its services and themes across the available platforms. The first evidence of such an endeavor was Windows Phone 7 in the form of metro design languages. Today this has led to the breakthrough effort by Microsoft to unify its two most successful services Windows and Xbox live.

Flickr for Windows 7 and Windows Phone 7

Just recently, Flickr officially introduced “Flickr for Windows 7” and “Flickr for Windows Phone 7“. The kind of features Flickr has embedded is amazingly great and you must check out what they have got in store for you.

The key features are:

  • Amazing high resolution display will let you access your photos in their original resolution.
  • Right from your mobile, see all your recent activity, latest uploads from your contacts
  • Share photos with family and friends via e-mail, Facebook and Twitter in absolutely no time
  • Geo-location capabilities let you watch your photos on an interactive full-screen map
  • “Context view”feature on Windows 7 slate devices enabling you discover relevant content. Right from your mobile, a photo can be zoomed out and more photos can be added to it from a contact or nearby on a map
  • Seamlessly transition from Windows Phone 7 to Windows 7 tablet and vice-versa without ever losing your place