I was poking around inside the Windows Phone 7 emulator today, and found something quite stunning and scandalous. We all know that Windows Phone 7 will be competing hard with the iPhone, and one of the challenges will be the huge number of iPhone apps available.
It looks like Microsoft have come up with a sure-fire way to make sure Windows Phone users have access to the full iTunes App Store catalog. Click the image for a larger version.
This also explains why Microsoft have such a stringent approach to the Windows Phone CPU speed – it needs to be pretty damn powerful to run a full iPhone emulator.