Microsoft should be applauded for thinking outside the box, and for integrating features intelligently into the OS, rather than letting developers shoulder all the creative work.
IE's ability to share articles and such with social networks like Twitter and Facebook is another welcome feature; before you could share via e-mail or texting.
We experienced some problems in this camp, too.
And yesterday, Eric Hautala published an update regarding Mango over at the Windows Phone blog.Poka wicej adowanie wyników, prosz czeka.Contacts and social networks, text or e-mail all members of a group in one.Heres what I can say at this point: later this fall, we will be supporting Mango for customers in the.S., emea and India with unlocked versions of the Venue Pro.Then Microsoft should take a gracious little bow and get right back to work doing more.The live tiles are livelier, and you can pin not just apps but specific features within apps to the Start screen (such as the Wi-Fi control, although developers have to allow this).All we can say here is this: finally.Bing search, the impressive Bing Vision still has room to grow.
In addition to seeing your contacts' updates, you'll also be able to interact from this space, like launch a Twitter retweet and mention someone directly from their contact record.
Just to make sure I'm being as clear as possible, here's a summary: Venue Pro Microsofts Windows Phone.5 (Mango) OS update: We will support the upgrade from Windows Phone 7 to Mango for the following: Customers with Unlocked Venue Pro units.
Apps, since our Mango preview in May, Microsoft's Marketplace has rocketed from 18,000 apps to 30,000.
First, you've got to have the apps downloaded first.We would prefer if this were contextual, searching for apps while easy recovery professional full in Marketplace, music in that hub, and so on, but Microsoft said that users found this behavior confusing, so they're keeping it consistent.Note: Before you begin, I highly recommend that you read the guide first thoroughly so you know exactly what youre going.Then there's the fact that the start screen and app list still don't accommodate landscape mode.Microsoft did this to prove that your app just downloaded, but we were slammed by the assassin's curse pdf the downside when we went to install a series of apps on a fresh Mango phone and found ourselves constantly re-entering Marketplace after each app downloaded, just to pick through.Protected browsing mode and new "hang" protection were two other features Microsoft has added behind the scenes, but we were unable to test them.