The first major update for Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform is due any day now. Winrumors.com says indications are that the day is this week Thursday (Sept. 15). This has an air of credibility given that Microsoft’s BUILD conference takes place this week in Anaheim (Sept. 13-16). It would make sense to release the first public beta of Windows 8 for the desktop and Windows Phone 7.5 for smartphones.
Windows Phone 7.5 “Mango” September 15 release date rumors heat up
Another Google property that should look and work a lot better on Windows Phone 7.5’s browser is Google+. Some features, like Huddle, does not work in a web view. However, the service should look and work a lot better in a more modern browser that supports HTML5.