Lync for Windows Phone via Mango was first announced last May, and today during the “Microsoft Big Picture” event in Melbourne, Australia, Microsoft officially announced that the Lync, will be coming to Windows Phone, Android, Blackberry, and iDevices within the next 4 weeks.
Big Picture is an annual Microsoft Australia event with a tagline ‘Experience the future. NOW.’
Confirming the news, Microsoft Australia tweeted:
Confirmed RT @gh8421: So apparently Microsoft Lync is coming to #WP7,
#Android, #BB & #iDevices in the next 4 weeks. #bigpicau
“Driven by the thought “Don’t tell me, SHOW ME!”, Microsoft brings you a complimentary annual event that allows you to explore first-hand cutting-edge and amazing Microsoft technology in action. Discover a theme park of possibilities packed with a series of different real-life scenarios set in the world of business and the home. Each brings to life the tangible results of Microsoft technology advances – from new ways to interact with customers, to monetising insights from business data, to dramatically boosting business efficiencies. Come for a couple of hours or stay the full day – you’ll leave buzzing with ideas,” reads the description of the Big Pciture site.