/>
X

Gallery: Microsoft gives more looks at Windows Phone 7

Microsoft execs gave a peek at Windows Phone 7, known as Mango, which will be available in the fall.

|
zd-defaultauthor-andy7718.jpg
|
Topic: Mobility
6238229.jpg
1 of 9 Andy Smith/ZDNet

Microsoft execs gave a peek at Windows Phone 7, known as Mango, which will be available in the fall. Larry Dignan says it's becoming clear that Mango is a set-up for Microsoft’s Nokia partnership. And Mary Jo Foley writes about what Microsoft didn't say.

Here's a look at some of the features of Mango beginning with the start screen.

6238181.jpg
2 of 9 Andy Smith/ZDNet

Hyper-local search results and recommendations on nearby restaurants, shopping and activities through Local Scout.

6238231.jpg
3 of 9 Andy Smith/ZDNet

Internet Explorer 9 on Windows Phone includes support for HTML5 and full hardware acceleration. IE9 allows you to quickly and easily share web pages with Social Networks directly from within the browser.

6238232.jpg
4 of 9 Andy Smith/ZDNet

Groups allow users to group contacts into personalized Live Tiles to see the latest status updates and quickly send a text, email or IM to the entire group.

6238233.jpg
5 of 9 Andy Smith/ZDNet

Integrated messaging on Windows Phone offers the ability to switch between text, Facebook chat and Windows Live messenger within the same conversation.

6238235.jpg
6 of 9 Andy Smith/ZDNet

Users can check-in and update their IM and Facebook status directly from their contact card.

6238234.jpg
7 of 9 Andy Smith/ZDNet

Hyper-local search results and recommendations on nearby restaurants, shopping and activities through Local Scout.

6238230.jpg
8 of 9 Andy Smith/ZDNet

Bing offers more ways to search the Internet, discover and decide with Bing Vision, Audio and Voice.

6238182.jpg
9 of 9 Andy Smith/ZDNet

In an earlier photo, Microsoft's Steve Ballmer greets Nokia's Stephen Elop.

Related Galleries

Incipio Grip and Kate Spade cases for Galaxy Z Flip 3 and Fold 3: Stylish drop protection
incipio-z-fold-3-flip-3-2.jpg

Related Galleries

Incipio Grip and Kate Spade cases for Galaxy Z Flip 3 and Fold 3: Stylish drop protection

ZAGG Gear4 Bridgetown case for Samsung Z Fold 3 and Flip 3: D3O drop protection
zagg-gear4-case-z-fold3-flip3-2.jpg

Related Galleries

ZAGG Gear4 Bridgetown case for Samsung Z Fold 3 and Flip 3: D3O drop protection

First look: iPhone 13 Apple event [in pictures]
california-streaming-2.jpg

Related Galleries

First look: iPhone 13 Apple event [in pictures]

First Look: Samsung's Galaxy Z Flip 3 [pictures]
01-001ef-gf711t-001-front-navy-210719-h.jpg

Related Galleries

First Look: Samsung's Galaxy Z Flip 3 [pictures]

Working with the Cat S62 Pro and its thermal imaging camera
cat-s62-pro-flir-use-12.jpg

Related Galleries

Working with the Cat S62 Pro and its thermal imaging camera

Google Pixel Buds A Series review: in pictures
google-pixel-budsa-9.jpg

Related Galleries

Google Pixel Buds A Series review: in pictures

Nomad Rugged Leather Moment case: MagSafe, 10-foot protection, and advanced lens support
nomad-moment-iphone-12pm-1.jpg

Related Galleries

Nomad Rugged Leather Moment case: MagSafe, 10-foot protection, and advanced lens support