Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




BDFL - Memuneh
57839 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 9447

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

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.




Create new topic
3685 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 196

Trusted

  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?




Do whatever you want to do man.

  

436 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 7

Trusted

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

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




"The only way to learn some- thing is to do it"

 

 



869 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 4

Trusted

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

Looking foward to that. looks like a good update.




Follow me on Twitter ! 
Get help with Android from a XDA Recognized Developer - Google+

1982 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 19

Trusted
Subscriber

  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?

57 posts

Master Geek


  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.

link

3685 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 196

Trusted

  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.




Do whatever you want to do man.

  

869 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 4

Trusted

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

Anyone have a release date yet? cant find anything




Follow me on Twitter ! 
Get help with Android from a XDA Recognized Developer - Google+



BDFL - Memuneh
57839 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 9447

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

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

No release date yet.




Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

National AI group launching next month
Posted 25-May-2017 09:54


New Zealand Digital Future, according to tech companies
Posted 25-May-2017 09:51


New Microsoft Surface Pro delivers outstanding battery life, performance
Posted 25-May-2017 09:34


Garmin VIRB 360 brings immersive 360-degree 5.7K camera experience
Posted 25-May-2017 09:30


Telecommunications monitoring report: Are you being served?
Posted 24-May-2017 11:54


NetValue partners with CRM Provider SugarCRM
Posted 23-May-2017 20:04


Terabyte looms as Vocus users download 430GB a month
Posted 19-May-2017 14:51


2degrees tips into profit after seven lean years
Posted 19-May-2017 09:47


2degrees growth story continues
Posted 17-May-2017 15:25


Symantec Blocks 22 Million Attempted WannaCry Ransomware Attacks Globally
Posted 17-May-2017 12:41


HPE Unveils Computer Built for the Era of Big Data
Posted 17-May-2017 12:39


Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus review: Beautiful, feature-packed
Posted 16-May-2017 20:14


After ten years of mail pain Spark is done with Yahoo
Posted 15-May-2017 13:12


Warnings from security firms: do not click that link or risk your computer being infected
Posted 15-May-2017 10:11


Pushpay named NZ Hi-Tech Company of the Year 2017
Posted 15-May-2017 09:59



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.