Windows Phone 8: smartphone OS presentation


The first ever Microsoft Windows Phone 8 Summit was held in San Francisco. There, for the first time, they showed some features of the updated or, to be more precise, completely revised smartphone OS and told us about their future partners. During the two-hour event, they really told us a lot of things, but the first impression produced by the presentation is some kind of inconsistency, and there are a few questionable issues. Mainly, those issues are rather about the features selected to be the major ones for the new operating system than about the new system itself. Maybe, this approach is the right choice, but I would set the priorities in some other way. Let’s examine the essential topics of the presentation together, as well as what Windows Phone 8 has to offer to users, partners and developers.” Read more here: