Microsoft’s Mango is ripe and shipping to OEM’s

  Mango’s for all! Coming soon to a WP7 device near you. When Microsoft decided to ‘revamp’ their mobile operating offerings the general consensus was…finally! However, when initial devices began showing up around the world it was evident that the new platform WP7 was lacking in a few areas that its competitor were thriving in. Microsoft ...

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Nokia Shows off a little WP7 Skin with its Sea Ray

  It was about 5 months ago when the news of Nokia taking on Microsoft’s new unproven (at the time) WP7 operating system broke. The only thing left to do after that announcement was to salivate over the potential. Nokia’s hardware is out of this world, while many of us here in the states don’t have ...

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Nokia and Microsoft Get a Bit Closer as Talks of a Billion Dollar Buyout Circulate

Recently Nokia revamped their outlook on their mobile future by essentially scrapping their mobile operating system and making a huge deal with Microsoft to use their Windows Phone 7 system moving forward. While there was much controversy over the whole deal, it sounded like an excellent idea for both parties. WP7 is a very intuitive ...

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HTC Trophy Becomes Official May 26th via Verizon

Today is the big red day of greatness. In the last weeks we have seen the official announcement of about 4 news smart phones heading to Verizon’s stable. We’ve seen the launch of the HTC Merge, Sony Ericsson Xperia Play and the LG Revolution. However, to my dismay we seemed to have missed covering the ...

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Windows Phone 7.5 Update in the works set to impress

Windows Phone 7 came into this hectic mobile world with one word on their minds – competing. Microsoft has set their bar to compete against the mobile titans and is doing a relatively good job. WP7 devices first started shipping late last year and since there has been only one update that brought about the ...

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Microsoft beings rolling out Nodo Update to WP7 Users

Microsoft has been fine tuning their Nodo update and has seemingly started rolling the update out to customers. It’s been a long time coming with this update, but it seems that it is finally here. So WP7 users bust out your devices and get your update on as you will not want to miss this ...

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HTC Arrive

  Say what you will about Microsoft’s new Windows Phone 7 operating system, just know its making its way into the hearts and minds of mobile phone shoppers the world over. Ok maybe just the Windows diehards for now, however as WP7 crosses into new carriers and manufacturers the momentum will indeed continue to gain traction. ...

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Nokia: “In short products that are more competitive”

Today the long awaited shift in Nokia outlook on life has finally taken place. A few days ago, Stephen Elop the new CEO in charge over at Nokia sent a very intense memo to his minions. This letter went on to explain very bluntly that Nokia is on a downward spiral citing Androids operating system ...

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WP7 update in the wings almost ready to fly

When the news of the new WP7 operating system was first announced it was surely a glorious day for Microsoft’s mobile team. Unfortunately however, its lack of basic functionality (copy and paste) did doubt some skeptics. Since that dubious day Microsoft has promised an update to address the simple copy and paste issue as well ...

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5,000 Apps for Your WP7 Smartphone

Windows Phone 7 is gaining apps at a quick pace.

Microsoft has been experiencing an unexpected amount of success as of late with its latest attempt to become a player in the mobile space again. Besides just sales approaching two million and counting of smartphones running its new Windows Phone 7 operating system, its app market has been growing strongly as well and is set ...

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If HTC Has its Way, Sense UI Will Appear on WP7

Do you really want HTC Sense on your WP7 smartphone?

You have to give it to smart phone manufacturers—they really think they know best. Cue HTC’s latest statements that it thinks it will eventually be allowed by Microsoft to customize the Windows Phone 7 operating system. And here I thought at least WP7 would keep the endless customization attempts of manufacturers at bay. “We have a ...

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Verizon Branded Apps Hitting Windows Phone 7 Marketplace

Windows Phone 7 logo with WP7 device screenshot

So far, Microsoft’s new Windows Phone 7 operating system has only been released on two carriers—AT&T and T-Mobile—but that is all expected to change very soon. Both AT&T and T-Mobile use GSM technology to power their networks but the next two carriers expected to get into the WP7 game—Verizon Wireless and Sprint—have CDMA technology behind ...

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1.5+ Million WP7 Smart Phones Sold and Counting

Windows Phone 7 logo with WP7 device screenshot

More than 1.5 million smart phones running Microsoft’s new mobile operating system—Windows Phone 7—have been sold so far. That is a very surprising number considering how little faith most (including me) have had in Microsoft’s ability to launch a successful mobile OS. These 1.5+ million phones running WP7 have only had a little over eight ...

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Nokia May Build WP7 Smart Phones

Windows Phone 7 logo with WP7 device screenshot

Nokia news is usually pretty uneventful (oh boy! another smart phone with Symbian that will flop in the U.S.) but according to distinguished smart phone blogger Eldar Murtazin over at Mobile Review, that might all be changing. He claims that Nokia and Microsoft are in negotiations over a partnership that would create potentially Nokia branded ...

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Windows Phone 7 Smart Phones Heading to Sprint and Verizon in January 2011

Windows Phone 7 logo with WP7 device screenshot

Microsoft’s new mobile operating system—Windows Phone 7—has already launched on AT&T and T-Mobile’s networks and looks set to appear on Verizon Wireless and Sprint this coming January. Rumors that claim Verizon will receive WP7 in the first quarter of 2011 have been swirling and according to claims by NeoWin, Sprint and Verizon customers can get ...

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