"No Replaceable Batteries in Windows Phone 7 Handsets" Report Was an…

Apparently the original post which cited Microsoft's mandate of no replaceable batteries in Windows Phone 7 Series handsets was an April Fool's joke. Ha... ha? Sincere apologies to Microsoft and to all of you for having fallen for it. » 4/01/10 2:33pm 4/01/10 2:33pm

Windows Phone 7 Series Hands-On Pics and Video

Windows Phone 7 snuck up on the world today, but having played with it, I'll tell you Microsoft is putting all its muscle behind this. No matter who you root for, to be anything short of impressed is stupid. » 2/15/10 2:27pm 2/15/10 2:27pm

An Epic 22-Minute Walkthrough of Windows Phone 7

It's a time commitment, no doubt. But if you REALLY want to know more about Windows Phone 7, MSDN posted a 22-minute tour with Joe Belfiore (VP of Windows Phone Program Management) explaining each of the features. » 2/15/10 12:52pm 2/15/10 12:52pm

How Will Xbox Live Work on Windows Phone 7?

Apple may have the iPhone, but the iPhone doesn't have the Xbox. Today, Microsoft leveraged their most compelling entertainment asset, the Xbox 360, into Windows Phone 7 Series. But what does this mean, practically speaking? » 2/15/10 11:19am 2/15/10 11:19am

Watch Steve Ballmer Announce, Then Ravage, Windows Phone 7

Steve Ballmer. Aggressive. Unpredictable. Highly territorial. He'll be unveiling Windows Phone 7 today, Microsoft's smartphone that looks every bit as bold as Ballmer. And you can watch the press conference live starting at 9am Eastern right here: » 2/15/10 8:45am 2/15/10 8:45am

Curtain Pulled Back for Windows Phone 7 Sneak Peek

Behold! Windows Phone 7. Someone wasn't quite careful enough with his last minute update of this MWC signage and a passerby managed to snap this first glimpse of the WP7 interface, featuring bold, rectangular icons and Xbox integration. » 2/15/10 6:37am 2/15/10 6:37am

Microsoft's Project Pink Phones Show Up On FCC

With MWC right around the corner, all eyes are on Microsoft for the launch of Windows Phone 7. And though we heard Project Pink was in trouble, this FCC filing suggests the Sharp-made Turtle may still be on its way. » 2/13/10 8:30am 2/13/10 8:30am

Windows Phone 7 Rumors: Zune HD Inspired Interface, No Multitasking

PPCGeeks is offering up a whole bevy of rumors regarding Windows Mobile 7 and what will be revealed at MWC next week. What they're referring to as Windows Phone 7 has a Zune-like interface and Xbox integration but no multitasking. » 2/06/10 4:52pm 2/06/10 4:52pm

Windows Mobile 7 Coming To LG Phones In September?

French blogger Eric from PresseCitron, currently meeting with LG at their Design Labs, tweeted that Windows Mobile 7 will be coming to LG handsets in September. The Tweets were taken down pretty quickly, but WMPoweruser captured them even quicker. » 1/16/10 11:14am 1/16/10 11:14am

Remainders - The Good, Bad and Ugly Things We Didn't Post (and Why)

In today's remainders, glimpses into possible futures: for some, the iPhone 4G can't come soon enough; Windows Mobile 7 isn't coming anytime soon; the BlackBerry 8910 is definitely on its way; and a concept lamp with a dim future. » 1/13/10 1:00am 1/13/10 1:00am

HTC Russia Claims Only the HD2 Will Get a Windows 7 Upgrade

HTC Russia claims in a recent twitter post that the HD2 will be the only HTC phone to get an upgrade to WinMo 7. All other phones will remain on Windows 6.5. » 12/30/09 1:08pm 12/30/09 1:08pm

Windows Mobile 7 Screenshots Leak: Where's the Start Button?

PocketNow got ahold of some screenshots apparently culled from WinMo 7, since they look a little flashy and aesthetically different from WinMo 6.5—and that's definitely a good thing. » 10/20/09 5:26pm 10/20/09 5:26pm

Mockup Offers More Details On Windows Mobile 7 UI

Rumor has it that the bottom section of the image above is an internal mockup of what UI controls on Windows Mobile 7 might look like (compared to WinMo 6.5). » 10/20/09 3:26pm 10/20/09 3:26pm