By Benedict Wee
With the release of their latest mobile OS -Windows Mobile 6.5 (a.k.a Windows Phone)- Microsoft has launched their new My Phone service for all mobiles running Windows Mobile 6 and up.
My Phone allows you to backup and arrange data stored in your mobile such as contacts, texts, photos, calendar events, documents and music to a personal account so should you ever lose your phone or purchase a new one the information can be easily retrieved from their servers. Though you can only store up to 200MB worth of said data, there are plans to expand the storage space for an additional fee.
Speaking of additional fees, paying an additional US$5/NZ$7 gets you the Premium service which allows you to:
You can try this service for 60 days for free. To see if your WinMo phone is compatible go to Start -> Settings -> System -> About on your mobile.
My Phone for Windows Mobile Link.