Windows Phone 7 vs Blackberry speed of development demoed

Update: We have been asked to remove the video by the creator.

The Windows Phone 7 Marketplace is set to zoom past the Blackberry App World in the next few months , and the above demo by Max Paulousky by shows exactly why – much better tools on Windows Phone 7.

According to an unnamed Blackberry executive Blackberry’s tools are like “a rundown 1990?s Ford Explorer”, meaning this simple project to create a RSS feed reading app takes 1/3 less time on Windows Phone 7 than Blackberry.

Add to this the huge fragmentation between the large number of Blackberry models, and this means the cost of supporting the Blackberry range is just not worth it for many developers.  No wonder some of them are dropping support for the venerable messaging devices.

Read more at Maxpaulousky.com here.

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