Microsoft this week shipped its Windows Phone "Mango" update to phone makers--adding key features to the smartphone OS that Microsoft is pitting against Apple iPhone and Google Android. Check out this visual tour of seven significant new functions.
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Web browsing is enhanced with native support for Internet Explorer 9, which on Windows Phone, as on the desktop, supports hardware-accelerated graphics rendering. That means games and videos, and other multimedia content authored in HTML5, should be much snappier when accessed through IE9 mobile on a Mango-equipped phone.
In this special, sponsored radio episode we’ll look at some terms around converged infrastructures and talk about how they’ve been applied in the past. Then we’ll turn to the present to see what’s changing.