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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Skype App Launches Beta Version for Windows Phone

Written on February 28, 2012 by Chris Martin

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Skype launches Skype for Windows Phone Beta, allows free audio and video calls to Windows Phone users.

Microsoft has released a beta version of its free voice and video calling app for Windows Phone.

The Skype for Windows Phone Beta allows Windows phone users to ‘make free audio and video calls’ to their Skype contacts using 3G, 4G or WiFi connections

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The Verdict for Windows Phone 7

Written on November 19, 2010 by B Waldorf

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The craze of the Windows Phone 7 is still at its high and people continues to rave about it. Why did this device suddenly become the talk of the town? Read on as Allwelike gives its own opinion about what makes WP 7 different from other smartphones.

Check out the Internet and find hundreds of reviews about the Windows Phone 7 (WP7). After browsing through these writings, Allwelike come up with the conclusion why Windows Phone 7 rocks. First things which makes it special is because it is created by Microsoft. Admit it, Microsoft integration is a genius idea. It can be considered the most tectonic shift in mobile industry since the birth of iPhone and Android. Windows Phone 7 is a one of a kind Microsoft product. Most people do not find any good in Internet Explorer, but with WP7, everything changed. It might be the beginning of something great.

The engineers and executives of Microsoft have decided to focus on Windows Mobile in the last two years and begin to create a new operating system from scratch. This step was taken to action since Windows Mobile 6 version was declined by the market. The decline tarnished the companies reputation in the Operating System business. The development gave rise to what people know now as Windows Phone 7.

Microsoft was quite strict on creating devices running the new OS. These are the criteria the company identified:

* Capacitive Touch: Four or more contact points
* Sensors: A-GPS, Accelerometer, Compass, Light, Proximity
* Camera: 5-megapixel or more, Camera with a flash and dedicated camera button
* Multimedia: Common detailed specs, Codec acceleration
* Memory: 256 MB, 8 GB Flash or more
* GPU: DirectX 9 acceleration
* Processor: ARMv7 Cortex/Scorpion or better
* 2 screen sizes: 480×800 WVGA, 480×320 HVGA
* Keyboard: Optional
* Hardware Buttons: Must be fixed on the face

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