Just picked up a Windows Phone handset? Now’s the time to be nervous: we suspect that Windows Phone 8 is just a day away from being announced (Microsoft’s Windows Phone Summit kicks off tomorrow in the US), and the list of existing handsets that will actually make the jump is possibly cause for concern. Still, we don’t know what the what is just yet – all we can do is speculate, so speculate we shall.
We can hazard a good guess at which features from Windows 8 will make the move into Microsoft’s next mobile OS, but what else should we expect? There are plenty of features from Microsoft’s rivals – iOS and Android – that Windows Phone 8 could do far worse than to borrow and tweak to its own ends. Here are eight rival features that Microsoft should nick, in order to knock up a killer OS update. Read more