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Microsoft announced the release to manufacturing build of Windows Phone "Mango"

Aug 9, 2011

The software giant Microsoft officialy announced the release to manufacturing build of its new mobile operating system Windows Phone "Mango". According to representatives from the company, the Mango update for current Windows Phone handsets will be ready this fall, and will come pre-installed on new Windows Phones.

The new version includes hundreds of new features that create a smarter and easier approach to communications and apps, while delivering the best web experience. This includes the new email Conversation View which helps users to efficiently participate in long email discussions with their friends and co-workers, threads that bring together text, IM, and Facebook chat all into one conversation.

Moreover, there's a new App Multitasking feature, enabling users to efficiently work on email, listen to music, and then pop in and out of Words By Post games when it is their turn. Mango also connects apps to search results and deepens integration within Windows Phone's Hubs like Music and Video and Pictures. Mango works with Internet Explorer 9 allowing fast web browsing and support for new HTML 5 web sites.