This week, thirteen startups from around the world joined in the Windows Phone 7 Mobile Acceleration Week taking place at Microsoft Silicon Valley in Mountain View, CA. From personal finance management to digital comic book delivery, these startups are developing compelling apps for the upcoming launch of Windows Phone 7.

During the week, startups are receiving dedicated technical guidance from Microsoft product experts from the Windows Phone, Silverlight, and Premier Services teams, business advice from the Microsoft Emerging Business Team, and development support from partners Muranosoft, Corpus Mobile, and iLink.

Congratulations to the select startups invited to participate in the Mobile Acceleration Week, and stay tuned for the launch of Windows Phone 7 this fall!

Meet the startups participating in Mobile Acceleration Week:

To learn more about development resources and tools for Windows Phone 7, visit Windows Phone for Developers.