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Old 05-26-2011, 04:00 AM
Nelson Ocampo
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Default Mango Will Take Windows Phone's Zune Experience Up a Notch

<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://anythingbutiphone.com/3299' target='_blank'>http://anythingbutiphone.com/3299</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"It appears the leaks were true. Zune on Windows Phone Mango has received a nice update. Using the Mango emulator provided with the Windows Phone Developer Tools, we were able to access certain hidden features like Bing Vision, Bing Audio, Local Scout, and more."</em></p><p><em></em><img alt="picture from anythingbutiphone.com" src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/wpt/auto/1306376599.usr117767.jpg" style="border: 1px solid #d2d2bb;" /></p><p>In addition to some beautiful cosmetic changes, it appears that we'll also be seeing some key functionality improvements to bring it on par with the Zune HD device.&nbsp; My favorite improvement would be the visibility of the music playing controls on the lock screen.&nbsp; Sure, it's not that hard to press "power" and then "volume" to get to the controls right now, but this is a slight bit of streamlining that I surely will appreciate.&nbsp; The ability to have the artist's imagery on the lock screen when their music is playing is also a pretty nifty feature.Click the link to find out more about some other functionality and podcast support.</p>
 
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