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Windows Phone 7 Mango update: photos

Here's a look at some of the features of the Windows Phone 7 update known as Mango.

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

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

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

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

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

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Local Scout provides hyper-local search results and recommendations on nearby restaurants, shopping and activities.

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

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