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

Windows Mobile 7 w/ Zune to Debut at MWC, Will Use Nvidia Tegra

Spanish blog MuyComputer claims that Microsoft will present the "Zune Phone" this February, at the MWC in Barcelona. According to them, it's 100% confirmed. Since the phone will use Tegra, Nvidia will team with Microsoft for the anti-JesusPhone debut. » 2/01/10 7:52am 2/01/10 7:52am

Three Phones Show Up In Zune Software, But What Are They?

A small Zune software maintenance update released today's got three glaring references to drivers for phone devices. The collision of Zune content and Microsoft mobile software is basically imminent, sure, but are these the Zune phones? Probably not. » 1/26/10 9:19am 1/26/10 9:19am

The "Next Generation" of Microsoft Phones Making Cameos All Over the…

Rumors about Microsoft's mobile plan are evolving, weirdly! Today, we've got dueling speculation: from Twitter, evidence of new "Danger" hardware; from Microsoft, mention of "the next generation of Windows Phone." It's mystery meat, this stuff, but at least it's juicy. » 1/21/10 11:19am 1/21/10 11:19am

Microsoft Chooses Zune's Ad Agency to Promote Zune Phone "Pink"

Advertising firm McCann Erickson has won a lucrative advertising contract with Microsoft, beating out CrispiBLAH BLAH BLAH the point is, people—Zune advertising people—are now talking on record about Microsoft's "Pink" project, and gearing up to promote it. » 7/02/09 11:10am 7/02/09 11:10am

Rumored Hardware Specs for Microsoft Zune Phone

The rumors around Microsoft's Pink—their fabled iPhone competitor—are gaining momentum even after Steve Ballmer repeatedly denied them. Mary Jo Foley at ZDNet has published the hardware guts of this beast. » 5/12/09 2:37pm 5/12/09 2:37pm

ZOMG Phone Rumor Update: Zune Team Denies, Denies and Denies

Just talked to Brian Seitz, Group Marketing Manager of Zune, who says he just dropped a line to the Office team, and that they have no control or involvement with the twitter account that published the rumors. So, the entire thing is kind of bullshit. Just like we figured. Not quite a denial, but a good ruse for… » 5/12/09 1:12pm 5/12/09 1:12pm