Windows Phone 8.1 will greet Java Script, higher melting with Windows RT
Microsoft has started to distribute the Software Development Kit (SDK) which will be Windows Phone 8.1 among some developers, and the inevitable leaks have already occurred. That has allowed to know some of the characteristics of this future version of the mobile OS from Redmond.
Windows Phone and Windows RT, closer
That support ” universal binary “is a step in the merger that Microsoft was clear that was emerging from those statements of Julie Larson-Green in which this policy the Redmond company said that “we will not have three” systems operating.
The SDK sample that vocation to unify two platforms that have already taken the first step of that sought merger – the interface and the famous tile – and now go far beyond the code.
Cortana moment is hidden
News also affect choices as to choose the default messaging application, which it did with the camera application. There will be a new option to monitor the status and battery life called “Battery Power Sense” in addition to support VPN and, of course, will be renamed OneDrive SkyDrive.
The one fact that no news at the moment is Cortana, the assistant Siri style which has been talked about for some time and that is not in the SDK. The Bing search options are also limited and fail during this kit for developers, in a likely attempt to hide from time access to the wizard.
Microsoft is expected to offer a preliminary version of the Windows Phone 8.1 Build event to be held from 2 to 4 April in San Francisco.