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Topic # 84350 29-May-2011 09:25 Send private message

This week I met a Microsoft NZ person who gave me a Windows Phone Mango demo... Lots of new features, but a picture (movie) is worth a thousand words:



Seriously, the integrated inbox (which allows you to select which inboxes are part of the integrated view, and allows you multiple integrated views) and the contacts groups are beyond anything you've seen in any other smartphone platform. Contacts allow you to see all communications with contacts - email, IM, social networks, etc.

And on communications, you can start a conversation via IM, and if the contact goes offline it will automatically send the next message via SMS, or via Facebook IM, or whatever is available. And you see all in a single thread.




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  Reply # 475380 29-May-2011 11:53 Send private message

Nice. Did they demo any bing search features? Is local search coming to NZ via bing search on windows phone?




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  Reply # 475418 29-May-2011 13:49 Send private message

Me to how much bing are we go to get with Scout




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  Reply # 475510 29-May-2011 18:49 Send private message

Looking foward to that. looks like a good update.




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  Reply # 475680 30-May-2011 09:55 Send private message

tethering? bluetooth support for keyboards and mice, leading to ... RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol) client? and if so, v6?

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  Reply # 475759 30-May-2011 13:56 Send private message

Forum Nokia had sent a news letter last week about this too:

here is a link to Nokia Developers website about Mango, same Video though.

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  Reply # 475760 30-May-2011 14:02 Send private message

lyonrouge: tethering? bluetooth support for keyboards and mice, leading to ... RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol) client? and if so, v6?


tethering maybe. they made is clear that even if they enable it in mango, it's still operator dependant in the end. no support for bluetooth leyboard and mice.




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  Reply # 476320 31-May-2011 18:12 Send private message

Anyone have a release date yet? cant find anything




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  Reply # 476333 31-May-2011 18:43 Send private message

No release date yet.




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