20 Windows Phone apps for business (gallery)

20 Windows Phone apps for business (gallery)

Summary: According to recent figures Apple has 10 times more apps than Microsoft but that doesn't mean Windows Phone users don't have a lot to choose from.

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  • Another app focused on pushing info to your Windows Phone's homescreen is the Live Calendar app. This lets users create monthly or weekly calendar Live Tiles. The tiles then automatically update, based on the background task in the calendar.

    Price: Free

    Image: Marketplace

  • Users of Microsoft's Lync Server or Office 365/Lync Online account can use this app to tap into Lync 2010 features on their Windows Phone handset - including IM, presence and audio conferencing.

    Price: Free

    Image: Marketplace

  • All Windows Phone handsets have built-in access to Microsoft's cloud storage service, SkyDrive, but the SkyDrive app is designed to make it easier to manage and share files - with options to browse all files, view recently used documents, upload photos and more.

    Price: Free

    Image: Marketplace

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Topics: Telcos, Microsoft, Mobility, Operating Systems, Software, Windows

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  • RE: 20 Windows Phone apps for business (gallery)

    I really appreciate this post and find the suggestions very usefull. I also appreciate you extending the list to 20, but I have one simple request: could you please correct/clarify the QR code entry. It does not specify the app name so I am searching blindly throughout the marketplace. THANKS!
    erios78
  • RE: 20 Windows Phone apps for business (gallery)

    Also, WP7 marketplace passed 60,000 apps in January '12.

    http://wmpoweruser.com/now-60000-apps-in-marketplace/
    dirtymagic86