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Microsoft kicks Windows Phone 8 development into high gear, employee vacations cancelled

0. phoneArena 24 Jul 2012, 03:51 posted on

Judging by a conversation spotted on Reddit, Microsoft employees are working hard on the upcoming Windows Phone 8. In fact, the development of the platform might have been kicked into high gear: the company's employees are reportedly canceling their vacations so that WP8 could be finished without delay...

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posted on 24 Jul 2012, 04:03 5

1. MeoCao (unregistered)


Good news, hopefully WP8 can match JB innovation.

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 04:55 6

2. pokharkarsaga (Posts: 348; Member since: 23 Feb 2012)


WP 8 is ready to Kick down android and ios.the next big os is here.

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 05:47

3. MISTER_H (banned) (Posts: 97; Member since: 08 Jul 2012)


yea in ur dreams it will....

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 06:35 1

4. jtech (Posts: 101; Member since: 14 Jul 2011)


Yea in yours android will always be on top... the impending fall of android is upon us and a new os will be the one to rule

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 08:03

5. DFranch (Posts: 135; Member since: 20 Apr 2012)


So 1 guy posts on reddit that WP8 is buggy, and it's taken as fact?

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 08:14

6. microsoftnokiawin (Posts: 879; Member since: 30 Mar 2012)


well the beta is always buggy anyway remember bf3 beta

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 09:02

9. MeoCao (unregistered)


MS can eliminate the bugs, but WP8 doesn't make people excited like JB could.

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 08:31

7. Bluesky02 (Posts: 1439; Member since: 05 Dec 2011)


For PC - Windows 8
Developer Preview - Work Brilliantly
Consumer Preview - Black-screen, but work through command and safe mode only
Release Preview - Black-screen and you're stuck with it
This is so far disappointing,

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 08:33

8. satydesh (Posts: 71; Member since: 22 Nov 2011)


nokia world effect!!!

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 10:25

10. intos (Posts: 85; Member since: 06 Jan 2012)


moneys first !!! f@ck the people !!

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 10:27

11. mightyillidan (Posts: 20; Member since: 24 Oct 2011)


give me a wp8 device rounded edges like the g nexus 2000 mah battery and 4 inch screen with high res and ill definitely buy it

posted on 24 Jul 2012, 21:44

12. SonyFTW2020 (Posts: 305; Member since: 03 May 2012)


I'm android user and if I were to possibly change that, windows phone would NOT be the next stop lol ios would be the only other alternative :(

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