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Win 7 Phone Mango Update Imminent

Windows Phone 7 may get a much-needed kick in the pants this week with the possible release of Mango, the code name for Windows Phone 7.5.

(Before I write about this more, I have to ask why on earth Windows Phone 7.5 needs a code name. Isn't the name Windows Phone 7.5 clear enough?)

The update, rumored to start shipping out by OEMs this week, switches between apps faster, multitasks and offers "multiple live tiles."

Posted by Doug Barney on 09/26/2011 at 1:18 PM


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