Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 1st Feb 2013 18:25 UTC
Windows A few days ago, Microsoft released the long-awaited Windows Phone 7.8 update for all those users who will be stuck on Windows Phone 7 forever because there's no upgrade path to Windows Phone 8 other than buying a new phone. Now that it's here, what, exactly, does WP7.8 to the table?
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RE[4]: Comment by Nelson
by bentoo on Sat 2nd Feb 2013 16:49 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Comment by Nelson"
bentoo
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2012-09-21

Windows Phone is fragmented on platform level - WP7 and WP8.

Handling API fragmentation is much easier than platform fragmentation.


This is only a problem for the older (WP7) device. Just the same as an Android application that has a minimum API level of 14 is not going to run on a Gingerbread device.

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