Chinese mobile phone news website iMobile has published an interview with the Lenovo phone product manager, where he confirmed the computer manufacturer will be launching a Windows Phone 7 handset next year.
Noted as Tango, not Mango
Microsoft related news website WinRumors has published an article that a new iteration of Windows Phone ‘Tango’, build 8713 has been seen on the Internet.
American business magazine Forbes has run a piece on the sales of Nokia’s first Windows Phone 7 Lumia 800 handsets, with those numbers reaching just half a million.
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One Mobile Ring has been contacted by an O2 HTC HD7 Windows Phone 7 handset owner, who has received an update to their mobile phone last week from O2 – which has resulted in a constantly changing MAC address, affecting WIFI access on the device.
Second leak in just two weeks
Finnish mobile phone manufacturer Nokia has had another Windows Phone 7 handset leaked in the Lumia 601, with a possible smaller screen than currently seen in their announced range.
With nearly 5,000 added in the past month
On-line Windows Phone news website AllAboutWindowsPhone has uncovered that Microsoft Windows Phone Marketplace app and game repository has now reached 40,000 items, surpassing the 35,000 from mid-October this year.
SIM free and unlocked
Mobile phone reseller Expansys is now selling the Acer Allegro handset – which is their first mobile to run from Windows Phone 7 and for £259.99, without an accompanying monthly contract.
for the SIM free and unlocked version
* UPDATE 1 – Vodafone *
* UPDATE 2 – Orange *
* UPDATE 3 – Nokia *
In their 7th mobile app
Popular music streaming service Spotify has just launched an application for the Windows Phone 7 platform, for the Microsoft handsets to gain access to millions of tracks of music whilst on the move.
Without voiding the warranty
Popular Microsoft authorised mobile phone unlocker ChevronWP7 has created an easy to use unlocking application and method for Windows Phone 7 ‘Mango’ based handsets, which does not void the warranty.