Welcome to the Week in Review, where we summarize the top stories of the past week!
- App Folder – organize your Start Screen with folders!
- Video Trimmer – trim your video clips.
- Developer “Walking Cat” noticed some new classes in the unreleased GDR2 SDK, which are related to call and SMS blocking.
- Carriers seem to be able to disable and enable these features though.
- Up from 2.9% to 4.0% in the US, and 4.5% to 8.6% in the UK
Verizon actually has a higher percent of WP users than AT&T, 5% vs 4.5%
- Adds quick links to call or drive to a location from search results
- Improves relevancy of searches – searching for Starbucks provides a map, etc
- An analyst group led by Power visited and called AT&T stores to ask about 1020 sales
- “Sales were modest at best”, $300 price tag and the different OS were main issues
- Don’t want to release something equivalent to the competitors
- Want to create something state-of-the-art