I’ve been wanting to blog about my Windows Phone 7 experiences for awhile but I’ve simply been blessedly busy. Today I discovered a feature that reminded me how amazing this device really is. Everyone is raving about Siri on the iPhone but Windows Phone has something called Microsoft Tell Me. It was available before Siri came out and I think it is a stronger product.
As many of you know, I love Twitter. One of the features that Windows Phone 7 has is the ability to “speak” to your phone. This is limited to text and calling however. But by adding a contact to my address book called Twitter and the short code 40404 as the phone number, now I can “text” to Twitter instead of typing each tweet. Thanks to my good friend and colleague Ted Johnson over at tedsblog.com for this tip!Read More