Spb Software has released Spb Mobile Shell 3.0, which it describes as the next-generation user interface for Windows phones. According to Handango Yardstick, Spb Mobile Shell was the world's number one bestselling application of 2008 among all mobile platforms.
Spb Mobile Shell 3.0 accounts for two different Smartphone use scenarios: at work and at play. The application offers distinctive 'professional' and 'lifestyle' desktops; integration of picture contacts with Facebook; account-sensitive email indicators; time and weather screens; widgets; responsive kinetic scrolling; a 3D animation engine; and other assets that change the way a Windows phone is used.
Spb Mobile Shell 3.0 is available in 24 languages, and is compatible with Windows phones running Windows Mobile 5 and later Professional platforms. qVGA, VGA, Square QVGA, and WVGA screen resolutions are supported. You can download the software on a free 15-day trial, or buy it for $29.95 (21) here.
Users of any 2x versions of Spb Mobile Shell can upgrade to Spb Mobile Shell 3.0 for $14.95 USD. According to Spb Software's upgrades policy, all Spb Mobile Shell users who have bought the product within the last 90 days are invited to exchange the previous version of software for the newly released one, for free. You can get a video tour of the software here.