Mango to bring Facebook chat, Office 365 and more to Windows Phone 7 devices

Mango to bring Facebook chat, Office 365 and more to Windows Phone 7 devices
The Windows Phone Dev Podcast found what appears to be legitimate screenshots showing some of the new features that the upcoming Mango update brings to Windows Phone 7 devices. These features include Facebook chat, Office 365 including SkyDrive and SharePoint, and an improved Games hub that brings more Xbox Live integration including an "Automatic Sync" option.

Following the Mango update, it is expected that the lock screen on Windows Phone 7 handsets will be active and will display cover art whenever you use your phone's music player. Another screenshot shows what looks like a new option for group messaging.

As we reported, the Mango update should also bring turn-by-turn navigation, voice-to-text SMS messaging, Bing Audio and Bing Video to handsets running on Microsoft's mobile OS. Another rumor has visual voicemail coming with the update.

source: WindowsPhoneDevPodcast via WMPoweruser




FEATURED VIDEO

6 Comments

1. Lucas777

Posts: 2137; Member since: Jan 06, 2011

yay wp7!

2. clevername

Posts: 1436; Member since: Jul 11, 2008

HURRY UP!! I can't wait.

3. joey18

Posts: 666; Member since: Jul 20, 2010

Im not exited any android phone b the so if they wan to kill iphone or android this is not the big solution so clos to webos phones

5. taco50

Posts: 5506; Member since: Oct 08, 2009

What?!

4. Moimalo

Posts: 12; Member since: Apr 26, 2011

WP7 will rise as one of the best, just wait...

6. NMexpo unregistered

Wow, this update seems like it will be bringing a lot of much needed and other extra features to WP7. I'm a satisfied WP7 user now, I could imagine how much more this update would help.

Latest Stories

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.