The project started by getting the GamerCard from Microsoft website by using their â€œShare your GamerCardâ€ link but has now expanded to use Duncan Mackenzieâ€™s webservice, which allows more information to be fetched from Microsoft servers.
Version 2 was released recently brings the following new features:
– New user interface (Changed the buttons to match windows 6.5 UI).
– Works on VGA and WVGA (QVGA to come soon).
– Added a â€œFriendsâ€ tab which is configured through the â€œSettingsâ€ tab.
– Users can check for program updates through the â€œSettingsâ€ tab.
– Appreciations can be shown through the donation button in the â€œSettingsâ€ tab.
– High Resolution Icon/PNG Image for the new Windows Mobile 6.5 Start Menu.
– Friends can be individually updated by clicking on the Friendsâ€™ Avatar image (Saves some internet bandwidth).
The app requires .net CF 3.5.