Spb Software House has released an updated version of its 203275 Spb Mobile Shell for Windows Mobile. The software also provide an open platform that allows plugins to be added to the program.
The new version adds the most requested features making the user interface smarter and more flexible. New features include a Professional layout for Now Screen, Spb Menu customizationm, Now Screen as lock screen, easy pinning on Today and the integration API for third party programs.
The new professional Now Screen shows more information with flexible configuration options. It adds a simple phone profile, next alarm and graphic calendar to the Now Screen. The Classic layout is still available for users who prefer and an analog clock and a minimum amount of information on this screen.
The API offered by Spb Mobile Shell 1.5 provides third party developers with a way to integrate their applications into Spb Menu and Now Screen. Currently an integration module for Pocket Informant, Agenda Fusion and Agenda One is available as a separate download.
Spb Mobile Shell 1.5 improves usability of device locking. Now you can lock your device using a hardware key, soft key on Today or a shortcut. You can also unlock the device using only soft keys. When your device is locked the Now Screen shows you the most important information, so in most cases you don't even need to unlock the device.
Spb Mobile Shell 1.5 is currently available in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Czech, Dutch, and Japanese languages. Spb Mobile Shell 1.5 is compatible with all Windows Mobile 5.0 and Windows Mobile 6 Pocket PC devices.