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No Cut-And-Paste for Windows Phone 7

theodp (442580) writes | more than 4 years ago

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theodp (442580) writes "In a behind-the-scenes look at Windows Phone 7 (photos), CNET's Ina Fried notes that Microsoft's new software has won some early praise for breaking ground in some areas, but takes a step backwards in others. In particular, it doesn't support features like copy and paste and multitasking that were already part of the old Windows Mobile. 'I think users use cut-copy-paste periodically,' said Microsoft exec Terry Myerson, '(but) there's other things they use more frequently.' Hey, it was either cut-and-paste or Goo Splat."

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This Is OLD News (1)

WrongSizeGlass (838941) | more than 4 years ago | (#32633508)

The lack of copy & paste on Windows Phone 7 was reported by ... Ina Fried [cnet.com] ... back on March 16th. So how is this news now?

And more importantly (1)

BatGnat (1568391) | more than 4 years ago | (#32634390)

Who cares! They are so far behind, Android for the win...
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