How To Force The Mango Update

Don't feel like waiting for Microsoft to roll out the official Mango update on your phone? We've just heard word of a way of forcing the update to happen, courtesy of WPCentral. Now, as always, you do this at your own risk, but it sounds like a number of users around the world have attempted this, and that they've had a great amount of success. Here are the steps, as … [Read more...]

Early Mango Users Won’t Need To Roll Back To NoDo

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If you've been using a dev account to get early access to Mango, good news! You won't have to roll back to NoDo to get access to the official Windows Phone 7.5 release. Over Twitter, Brandon Watson posted: Got a case of the Mondays? Here's a fix: #wpdev folks will roll forward to Mango RTM, & will *not* roll back to NoDo. Thank you engineering. Nice! He then went on to … [Read more...]

Microsoft Updates Where’s My Phone Update

Windows Phone 7.5

Microsoft today updated their "Where's my phone update?" page to reflect the Mango Windows Phone 7.5 update. Previously confirmed for AT&T, the update page indicates that all major US carriers including Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon are in the delivering update stage. This is the final stage which is described as: Microsoft has started to send out the … [Read more...]

Windows Phone Mango 7.5 Release Rolling Out In Next 1-2 Weeks

Plenty of speculation on the release date of Mango has been cleared up today via Microsoft's official Windows Phone Blog. Moving from the vague fall release date to "rolling out in the next week or two" is the current update. As with previous releases, Microsoft has set up a table for users  on Where's My Update to check timing on their carrier update. Please note this has yet … [Read more...]

Orange to offer HTC Radar for free

HTC Radar Free

While we have yet to see any release information on the HTC Radar coming to the US, it will be available this fall through Orange in the UK. The HTC Radar is on their site and it will be priced "from free", which will be dependent upon your commitment. 1GHz application processor 3.8-inch S-LCD capacitive touchscreen 5 megapixel camera with flash Windows® Phone OS … [Read more...]