More Languages In The Works For Windows Phone 7 In 2011

If you're not a speaker of English or a handful of European languages, you're probably pretty frustrated about the lack of international language support for Windows Phone 7. At CES, Fierce Wireless managed to get some solid information out of Greg Sullivan, senior product manager for Windows Phone. He said that support for simplified Chinese, Russian, Portuguese for Brazil, … [Read more...]

Homebrew App Brings Japanese Language Support To WP7

Windows Phone 7 doesn't currently offer support for non-Latin scripts. If you speak Greek, Russian, Japanese, Hindi, Chinese, Korean, Khmer, or any other language that uses a different set of symbols, you're decidedly out of luck for official support, at least until late next year. However, there is some respite in sight. It appears that Microsoft will allow text entry apps … [Read more...]