Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer launches Windows Phone 7 in October 2010. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Windows Phone 7 owners in the UK will have to wait until next week to update their handsets with Microsoft’s “NoDo” (no doughnuts) software version which adds cut and paste and other features. Read the rest of this entry »
Daily Archives: March 25, 2011
* Microsoft releases Windows Phone 7 in Australia
* Review: Windows Phone 7
* Aussie launch plagued by supply issues
Microsoft has fought back from the dead in smartphones, with Windows Phone 7 having a “stronger start” than Google’s Android did, according to analyst firm IDC Australia. Read the rest of this entry »
Google might be the biggest, but it isn’t the only game in town when it comes to mobile search. Microsoft announced today that Bing Mobile has gotten a significant update that includes changes to the core HTML5 functionality. Read the rest of this entry »
ORLANDO—ZTE is the world’s fourth-largest mobile phone manufacturer by units shipped according to research firm IDC, and you’re going to be hearing a lot more about them in 2011. Read the rest of this entry »
SysAid Technologies has announced a new IT helpdesk mobile application for Windows Phone (News – Alert) 7 (WP7).
Windows Phone 7 allows the users to easily sort, scan, and manage multiple accounts, plus edit Office documents on the go.
YouMail, the alternative voicemail and messaging service for smartphones, released an app for Windows Phone 7 that is currently the only option for iPhone-like visual voicemail on the platform. Read the rest of this entry »
Nokia Oyj (NOK1V) took four months to customize and package the C7 smartphone as the Astound for T- Mobile, Nokia Vice President of Development and Technology Eric Klein said according to the blog The Next Web. Read the rest of this entry »
Not everyone at Microsoft is marching in lockstep to the idea that Windows Phone 7 will rule the enterprise. At the Microsoft Management Summit (MMS), the company announced that it has released a beta of a tool to let IT manage iPhones, iPads, Android devices, Symbian devices, and Windows Phone 7 devices in the enterprise. Up until now, the tool only worked for Windows Mobile. Read the rest of this entry »