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CNET Buzz Report: Will Windows Phone beat out iPhone 5?

CNETTV - 29 Jul, 2011
iPhone 5 rumors are heating up, but Mango is coming, and it could be the long-term winner! Plus, Netflix is sorry you feel that way and fake Apple stores in China.

Windows Mango Matches Apple and Android in Features: But for How Long?

PCWorld - Daniel Ionescu - 29 Jul, 2011
Microsoft's Windows Phone Mango brings the mobile OS up to snuff with Apple's iOS and Google's Android OS. But Microsoft will soon find itself behind the eight ball again compared to what Apple has in ...

First Windows Mango Phone Unveiled

PCWorld - 29 Jul, 2011
By IDG News Service, PCWorld Jul 28, 2011 12:00 AM The first smartphone based on the new "Mango" edition of Microsoft's Windows Phone platform has been unveiled in Tokyo. Receive the latest reviews, how-to's, news, and more. Once you click submit you ...

Developers Get Updated Windows Phone 7 'Mango' SDK

PC Magazine - Chloe Albanesius - 29 Jul, 2011
On the heels of the Windows Phone "Mango" release to manufacturing, Microsoft on Wednesday also provided developers with an updated version of its beta Mango software development kit (SDK). The revamped software, known as the ...

Google Fashion Police Want You; Microsoft Mango Struts Stuff

InformationWeek - Laurianne McLaughlin - 29 Jul, 2011
Dear pcstud@aol.com: Google says you're emailing like it's 1999. Take a visual tour of Microsoft's "Mango" smartphone OS. By Laurianne McLaughlin InformationWeek Chances are, you had an AOL email address at some point. (It's OK: You didn't have a ...

Windows Phone Mango beta 1 vs beta 2

YouTube - 29 Jul, 2011
A second beta build of Windows Phone Mango was released to developers yesterday even though the final version has gone gold two days ago. This second beta is close enough to final for developers to start finalizing their new applications, ...

Summer heat begins to ripen Windows Phone Mango update

ZDNet (blog) - Matthew Miller - 29 Jul, 2011
I have now personally used three different versions of Mango and still haven't tried the RTM version yet and it gets better and better every time. When it is released consumers should be very happy. ...

7 Hottest Features In Windows Phone 7 Mango

InformationWeek - 29 Jul, 2011
Paul McDougall 07/28/2011 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 ...

Consumers give thumbs-down to Windows Phone 7

Computerworld (blog) - 29 Jul, 2011
If Microsoft is looking for a reason why Windows Phone 7 has languished, it need look no further than what consumers have to say --- a recent survey found that only seven percent of shoppers prefer Windows Phone 7 over competing smartphone operating ...

Walk through Windows Phone Mango build 7712 with Twitter integration

YouTube - ‎Jul 28, 2011‎
Microsoft released another build of Windows Phone Mango to developers and I loaded it up on a Dell Venue Pro and T-Mobile HD7. Check out what new and improved features were added and then visit my ZDNet Smartphones & Cell Phones blog to see a list of ...

Windows phone 'Mango' released

TODAYonline - ‎Jul 28, 2011‎
Microsoft has signed off the code for the "Mango" version of its Windows Phone operating system - officially, the code has RTM'd (been released to manufacturing), according to the Windows Team blog. So how will the OS fare? ...

Microsoft updates its Windows Phone Mango SDK Beta 2

Inquirer - Chris Martin - ‎Jul 28, 2011‎
LATE TO THE PARTY mobile software house Microsoft has released an updated version of its software development kit (SDK) for its Windows Phone 7 (WP7) Mango operating system. The Windows Phone Developer Blog said, "Starting this morning, ...

Microsoft updates Windows Phone SDK as Mango ripens

ZDNet UK - Josh Lowensohn - ‎Jul 28, 2011‎
Microsoft has refreshed its Windows Phone software development kit for app developers, as the next version of its mobile OS nears completion. Microsoft sent the Windows Phone 7 Mango update to ...

Microsoft delivers near-final Mango to app makers

ZDNet Asia - Josh Lowensohn - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Following the release of the Windows Phone 7 update to manufacturers, Microsoft is offering updated development tools to the folks readying new software. Following Microsoft's release of the ...

Microsoft delivers near-final Mango to app makers

CNET - Josh Lowensohn - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Following Microsoft's release of the Mango update to Windows Phone 7 manufacturers yesterday, the company today put out a much-updated build of its mobile phone software tools for developers to test their apps on ahead of a public ...

Windows Phone software Mango hits RTM milestone

The Seattle Times - Sharon Pian Chan - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
The major software update for Windows Phone called Mango has hit the milestone known as "release to manufacturing" or RTM. The milestone means the software is ready for phone makers to install on new phones being built. ...

Windows Phone Mango RTMs as Mozilla enters mobile fray

Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog) - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Microsoft released the new version of Windows Phone, known as “Mango,” to device manufacturers on Tuesday " the final key step in getting Windows Phone 7.5 devices on shelves this fall. The major software update will bring a number of new features to ...

Hands on: Windows Phone Mango Twitter integration

YouTube - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Hands on: Windows Phone Mango Twitter integration - WinRumors.com.

Handset Makers Get Microsoft 'Mango' Update

Wall Street Journal - Steven D. Jones - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Microsoft Corp. stepped up its battle for a share of the smartphone market by releasing the Mango update for its Windows Phone operating system. The update, which integrates voice commands into a variety of functions and unifies ...

How tasty will Microsoft Mango be?

BBC News - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Microsoft has handed over to mobile phone manufacturers the latest version of its Windows Phone operating system. The WP Mango will implement multitasking and have improved email conversation view, along with threads that bring together SMS, ...

Microsoft gives Windows Phone developers a refreshed (non-RTM) Mango build

ZDNet (blog) - Mary Jo Foley - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
On the heels of its announcement that it had released to manufacturing the “Mango” Windows Phone update” " Microsoft execs are now updating Mango developers with a near-final build. ...

Japan to get the first Windows Mango phones

Washington Post (blog) - Hayley Tsukayama - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Takashi Tanaka, president of KDDI Corp., center, Nobuo Otani, president of Fujitsu Toshiba Mobile Communications, left, and Yasuyuki Higuchi, president of Microsoft Japan Corp., during the unveiling of the Windows phone IS12T. ...

The First Windows Phone 'Mango' Handset Revealed

TIME - Jared Newman - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Fujitsu is the first phone maker to announce a Windows Phone "Mango" handset, but don't expect to lay hands on it unless you're in Japan. Still, the Fujitsu IS12T has some noteworthy features that will hopefully migrate ...

Windows Phone Mango Now Finalized by Microsoft

infoSync World - Sindre Lia - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Microsoft has officially released Windows Phone Mango to manufacturing. It'll be pushed to Windows Phone users this fall. Check out upcoming phones inside. It's not long ago Windows Phone Mango Build 7710 was ...

Windows Phone 'Mango' released to manufacturing: now wait for October

The Guardian (blog) - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Microsoft has signed off on the next version of its smartphone OS: now the complicated dance with its carriers and handset vendors begins. Mango, cut into slices. If Microsoft can get people to buy five a day... Photograph: Helen Rimell Microsoft has ...

Microsoft's New Mobile Platform Is Shipping -- Will It Matter? (MSFT)

San Francisco Chronicle - Matt Rosoff - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
Microsoft is shipping the next version of its mobile phone platform and the first phone with it will be available in September. The company announced the release to manufacturing of Windows Phone 7.5 "Mango" yesterday, and Japanese mobile carrier KDDI ...

Windows Phone 7 'Mango' hitting manufacturers; phones due this fall

Los Angeles Times - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
The newest version of Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 operating system, nicknamed Mango, has been delivered to phone manufacturers and will be on new handsets this fall. Mango is promising to push Windows Phone 7 to be even more competitive with rivals ...

First Windows 'Mango' Phone Finally Unveiled

PC Magazine - Peter Pachal - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
The first smartphone running the long-awaited Windows Phone "Mango" operating system was unveiled this morning in Japan. The manufacturer: Fujitsu-Toshiba, who plans to bring the device to Japanese stores and carriers in September. ...

Windows Phone 7 OS 'Mango' ready for release

USA Today (blog) - Ben Parr - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
The newest version of the Windows Phone OS, code name "Mango," has reached the release to manufacturing stage (RTM). By this fall, Microsoft's mobile OS will available on handsets worldwide. The RTM stage marks the end of ...

Microsoft Readies Game-Changing 'Mango' Update to Windows Phone

Fox News - ‎Jul 27, 2011‎
On Wednesday, Microsoft delivered to its manufacturing partners the next version of the Windows Phone operating system, code-named Mango, as it looks to reinvigorate its entry in the smartphone space. Microsoft first showcased Mango in May, ...

 

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