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Microsoft Window’s operating system is based on Win 32 api and was designed for a number of hardware platforms such as the pocket pc, smartphones and portable media centers. The easy-to-use interface resembles Microsoft’s Desktop PC. First seen in 2000, it has gone through several versions and updates, the current being Windows Phone 7. With so many Windows Mobile applications, features, programs and new upgrades coming out constantly it is easy to become overwhelmed. That’s where Bright Hub’s team of experts steps in. Whether you are looking for info on how Windows Mobile 7 compares to previous models, reviews on the latest software or applications,top Windows Mobile apps, tips, shortcuts and help you’ll find it all here.
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One of the improvements of Windows Phone Mango is to enable the reading of QR Codes, Microsoft Tags and consumer barcodes, something that is enabled via the new native Bing app.
With the release of Windows Phone 7.5 “Mango”, there are now four great ways to install apps and games onto your phone: the Marketplace Hub, via Zune, sideloading and with the new browser-based Marketplace!
There is no longer any reason to avoid switching to Windows Phone. With the release of Windows Phone 7.5 “Mango” the new Microsoft mobile platform is now fully up to speed and ready to compete with Android and iPhone on all levels!
Find the best troubleshooting tips and fixes for Windows Phone handsets, and overcome any errors straight away!
If you own a Windows Phone, sorting through the Marketplace to find the best apps can prove difficult. With our handy guide, however, you should be able to easily identify the apps you want to install in just a few minutes.
There are various ways in which you can tweak, customize and upgrade a Windows Mobile phone, from installing new ROMs to adding software keyboards and even running Android!
Windows Phone 7 and general mobile phone users beware – this quiz about the world’s quickest mobile platform might sound easy, but how much do you really know?
If you’re the owner of a Windows Mobile phone, you will find that a massive selection of apps are available from various websites; however, only a few of these are worth installing. For the ultimate list of unmissable Windows Mobile apps, read on!
There is much more to Microsoft’s mobile phone platform than tiles and Xbox LIVE. As you will see from our tips and tricks, this powerful mobile operating system has plenty of features for you to take advantage of.
If you’ve got a Windows Mobile phone, there are a whole host of tips and tricks that you should be aware of. Find handy tips here for installing and removing apps, managing RAM and customizing your background and user interface.
Get the top troubleshooting tips for problems with your Windows Mobile handset! Whatever error or problem you are having, you should be able to find some useful help here.
Who would have thought that password protected mobile personal accounting apps would be so plentiful on Windows Phone 7?
Nokia went into partnership with Microsoft in 2011 to bring a new range of Windows Phone devices to market that will hopefully offer a more complete user experience. So far only one device “Sea Ray” has been (unofficially) confirmed, but there are rumors of many more handsets due in 2012…
The new version of Windows Phone is expected in late 2011, and with it will come a new series of handsets. While first generation devices will be able to upgrade to the new version of Microsoft’s mobile operating system, several companies are producing Mango phones.
There’s something hiding away in your Windows Phone 7 Samsung Focus – extra features that can be unlocked, allowing you additional configuration options and even tethering!
While Windows Phone 7 makes a slow burning impression in North America and Europe it can push on with greater purpose in a very different market thanks to Nokia and local manufacturers ZTE, Lenovo and Huawei and the new Mango release of the operating system.
A couple of problems can arise when updating your Windows Phone to the NoDo (copy and paste) version. One of the most common can occur on phones that have had a beta version of NoDo installed using the “Walsh method”. Fortunately, these “Walshed” phones can be restored to full working order.
The Windows Phone 7 Music & Videos hub is a useful way of enjoying all of your mobile media clips, but from time to time the correct album art will not display in the background. If this has been bothering you, these steps should help you out.
There is no need to leave that HTC HD2 gathering dust in a drawer — by putting an hour aside you can easily install two of the most popular current operating systems, Windows Phone 7 and Android Gingerbread on the phone, giving it not one, but two new leases of life!
WinMo users, are you looking for some police scanner applications for your phone? Well, you’ve stumbled onto the right page. Here is a list of some terrific options so you can get informed and up-to-date on what’s going on in the real world.