Microsoft To Add New Features In WP7 Later This Year [MWC 2011]
At MWC 2011 Microsoft officially announced that it will be adding third-party multitasking , Native Twitter into people hub and SkyDrive to WP7 later this year. However , the much awaited copy paste feature will hit the WP7 devices next month. Microsoft will also be targeting significant volume of Nokia WP7 in 2012.
The list of all features are as follows :
- Copy and paste functionality via first major update, coming in the next month.
- Twitter integration directly into the People Hub in 2011.
- Support for Office documents in the cloud in 2011.
- Dramatically enhanced Web browser experience based on IE9 in 2011.
- A new wave of multitasking applications in 2011.
- Targeting significant volume of Nokia Windows Phones in 2012.
- Windows Phone 7 + Kinect Integration – later this year
According to Microsoft’s Joe Belfiore the third update will see many new, unheard and unseen features.