Rumor: Nine New Windows Phone Devices To Be Introduced on May 24th?

On May 24th, Microsoft's invite only event is supposed to offer insight into what consumer features will be available on Windows Phone 7.5. This we know, but what phones will be showcasing the new features. Not much has been said about possible new hardware, until now. There are rumors circulating courtesy of WMPoweruser that up to 9 new Windows Phone devices will be on display … [Read more...]

Microsoft Sending Actual Mangos To Press

Windows Phone Mango

In advance of the May 24th VIP event being hosted by Microsoft in NYC, they are sending out rather elaborate invites that include an actual Mango. This is a major event, as it's expected they will be showcasing the plethora of new features coming in Windows Phone 7.5. ┬áNo Mangos here at eWM headquarters just yet, but you can count on us to bring all the news that comes out of … [Read more...]

HTC Bresson Destined for T-Mobile This Fall?

HTC Bresson

The entire 2011 roadmap was revealed last night from This Is My Next. Plenty of Android phones in the mix, but there was a reference to the HTC Bresson. PocketNow fills in the blanks to let us know that the Bresson (codename) is a modified Desire S, which might include a 16 megapixel shooter. The release date is likely in Q4, likely in time for holiday sales. It's more … [Read more...]

Post-NoDo 16 Bit Issue On HTC Devices Explained, Will Be Fixed With Mango

For many of you with HTC devices, by now you probably well know that after updating to NoDo your HTC device has reverted from 32 bit color depth to 16 bit. According to Microsoft this is due to a design conflict. Windows Phone requirements state that 16 bit color depth is standard, however all HTC devices were upgraded manufacturer-side to 32 bit. With the NoDo update (due to … [Read more...]

New Features Coming To Windows Phone 7.5 Mango, Including Facebook Chat


It seems like new feature leaks in Windows Phone 7.5 are becoming a regular occurence. Last week, we heard about Bing Audio, turn-by-turn map guidance and SMS dictation. Now comes word through the Windows Phone Dev Podcast that Mango will include Windows Live Messenger, Facebook Chat and AOL Messenger integration. This will all be part of the Messenger Hub in Windows Phone 7.5. … [Read more...]