Digest Mango

If you are reading this post because you love eating Mango !! Sorry , wrong blog -_-

Mango is the codename for the new Windows Phone and you can call it also Windows Phone 7.1 .

Users have to wait for Mango, Joe Belfiore , Microsoft vice president and director of Windows Phone program Management, said that Mango will be available in fall 2011 and developers will probably get the Mango update in a month ! Yeahhh just another 4 weeks 😀

But you can test and explore the new Mango features ! The beta Windows Phone 7.1 developer tools were released on 24 May 2011 and you can download them from here .

Mango offers lots of new capabilities for developers , you can experience all the new developer features with the offline training course and the pre-release documentation .

Microsoft said that Mango contains about 500 new feature !!!! Let’s see the most important features:

  • Windows Live Messenger and Facebook chat integration.
  • Twitter , LinkedIn and Viadeo integration in the people hub.
  • Outlook tasks support.
  • Office 365 support with Skydrive and Sharepoint integration.
  • Microsoft Lync support.
  • Video uploads to Facebook.
  • Support for HTML5 video playback.
  • IE9 for Windows Phone.
  • 16 new languages supported

and more and more features , i will let you discover them by yourselves.

You probably want to take a look to those links for  a better digestion to Mango :


I hope that was helpful , more to come about Mango 🙂



About rabeb

Unapologetic Muslim, Tunisian,Arab, African, Woman-In-Tech, Engineer, Developer advocate for Nexmo, Feminist, Traveller, Blogger, Woman. Proud of all of the above.

Posted on May 27, 2011, in WP7 and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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