Windows Phone announcements in the Mobile World Congress

Today at the Mobile World Congress, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and Windows Phone Director Joe Belfiore revealed the Windows Phone’s features coming later this Year .

We heard a lot of rumors about updates coming on 2011 , mainly the copy and paste update . It was supposed to come on January 2011 but nothing till now. Today, they announced that it will arrive in the first two weeks of March.

besides the copy and paste update, the headline features of this update are Multitasking support for third party applications , a new Web browser based on Internet Explorer 9 and  Twitter will be part of the people hub.

One major big announce concerning Windows Phone also is the new partnership beetween Microsoft and Nokia . WP7 will be the main OS for Nokia’s mobile devices.

Cheer up Windows Phone developers 🙂


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Posted on February 14, 2011, in Microsoft, WP7. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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