Check out the new Windows Phone Nokia Lumia 800 at the Windows Team Blog. Looks nice …
As all app marketplaces Microsoft’s cut for every sale is 30%. But non-us residents had to also pay taxes in the U.S. in addition to the taxes in their own country. So their payout would be far less than 70%.
Microsoft is currently hosting another Windows Phone event for developers named “Developer-Update: Everything about Windows Phone ‘Mango’”. While the first event was a general introduction to the Windows Phone 7 platform, this event highlighted the specific changes in the “Mango”
Developing for WP7.1 (Mango)? Then checkout the new Marketplace Testkit which is a set of Testscripts that makes sure your app is accepted. The pre-release documentation can be found here.
On Monday I attended a Microsoft workshop for WP7 developers which was held in Microsoft’s office in Bad Homburg, Germany. The workshop gave an overview over the most important topics (data storage, location based services, marketplace, etc.) regarding development for