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Windows Phone 8 Preview: Visual Tour

Microsoft Windows Phone 8 shares a close connection with Windows 8. Take a closer look at what that means for users, enterprises, and developers.
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Windows Phone 8 gives developers access to multitasking. The two examples Microsoft discussed included location (access to location services from within an app, but with the location app running in the background), and VoIP and video chat (using Skype). VoIP is built into the operating system as a service, and acts just like a cell phone call.

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