Microsoft Puts Out Press Release On January Update


Microsoft has put out a press release about the upcoming update, talking about copy and paste, app speed increases and changes to the market. Here it is: Copy and paste Soon you’ll be able to copy text from emails, text messages, web pages, and Office Mobile documents, and paste it anywhere you can type. Using copy and paste is easy and intuitive. In many cases you just … [Read more...]

Windows Phone 7 To Go CDMA In First Half Of 2011, Software Update Just Around The Corner


At Microsoft's big CES announcement yesterday, not too much time was spent on Windows Phone 7, but a few major announcements were made. The first is that an update for WP7 is in the works, and it will bring copy and paste as well as improvements to how fast apps load. This is doubtless the NoDo update we heard about earlier. The other big piece of news is that Verizon and … [Read more...]

Copy Paste Caught On Video

Copy and paste is coming to WP7, and devs are already seeing the version of the OS with the capability. PocketNow made a video of the new feature, and you can get a look at how it functions. I've got to admit, it looks a little imprecise, unless you have absolutely tiny fingers. However, seeing as this is a beta of the function, and the real version isn't expected out until … [Read more...]

What you can expect from copy and paste on WP7

Copy and Paste in WP7

The big feature in the next Windows Phone 7 update will be the addition of copy and paste. According to a tip received at WMPoweruser, the implementation is being pushed to developer phones and they've shared what you can expect when it's released next month. A user can tap a word in mail, IE, Word, etc and that word is then highlighted with arrows on both sides. One can … [Read more...]

Copy Paste Set For Very Early 2011?

Arpan Shah, who leads Product Management for Microsoft Project, mentioned something about copy and paste in his blog: Critics have commented on the lack of specific features like copy & paste and lack of 100s of thousands of applications. And while both are true, copy & paste will be available as an update in a matter of weeks (early 2011) and as for applications, it’s … [Read more...]