Windows Phone 7 Mango Update Rumored to Come with Visual Voicemail Support


In addition to more substantive features update behind the Mango build for Windows Phone 7, Microsoft’s forthcoming firmware update for its mobile operating system may also come with support for visual voicemail. The idea behind visual voicemail was first popularized by Apple’s iPhone, which shows voicemail in an app interface where users can tap on […]

Microsoft to Reveal ‘Next Major Release of Windows Phone’ on May 24th

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Microsoft has begun sending out invitations to an event taking place May 24th  in New York City where the company will introduce the ‘next major release of Windows Phone’, a release that will likely be the Mango update for Windows Phone 7 that Microsoft has already partially detailed and is planning to release later this […]

Bing Goes Big with New Services for Windows Phone 7 Mango Update


The next Microsoft Windows Phone 7 update, codenamed Mango, may extend Microsoft’s Bing franchise for the platform beyond just search, voice, and mapping functionality as Mango is speculated to deliver new Bing features. Like Google, which is leveraging various different assets to deliver apps and integration in Android, Bing is rumored to be bringing Bing […]

Mango Delivers Faster Web Browsing for Windows Phone 7

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Microsoft has announced that a major update to its Windows Phone 7 mobile platform codenamed Mango will be arriving this Fall, and that firmware will bring not only better overall performance, but faster browsing speeds. News of the Mango update comes out of the Microsoft-hosted MIX11 conference in Las Vegas, NV. Mango will bring hardware […]

Windows Phone 7 Mango Update Gets Detailed, Set To Arrive This Fall

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In addition to confirming Skype’s availability on Windows Phone 7 this fall, Microsoft’s Joe Belfiore also gave details regarding the highly anticipated ‘Mango’ update and confirmed that the company expects to roll it out to handsets at some point this fall. Belfiore started off his MIX 11 keynote by apologizing to Windows Phone 7 handset […]

Multitasking May Not Hit Windows phone 7 Until 2012


While Microsoft may be multi-tasking to deliver Windows Phone 7 updates, bring CDMA Windows Phone 7 support, and ink a partnership with Nokia, an update to the platform, codenamed Mango, that is scheduled to bring a slew of features to the new mobile platform may not make it in 2011 and could slip to 2012. […]