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

Microsoft to Introduce Windows Phone 7 Monday at MWC

The WSJ has confirmed that Mic will introduce their newest mobile phone OS on Monday at the Mobile World Conference in Barcelona. WinMo 6.5 is dead; long live Windows Phone 7. » 2/12/10 1:00pm 2/12/10 1:00pm

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 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

ZOMG Phone Rumor Update: Internet Punked By an Apple Fanboy

Oh, yeah, those rumors about the Zune phone in June? We told you this guy was full of shit. In related news, Mary Jo may be on to something. Updated » 5/12/09 2:58pm 5/12/09 2:58pm

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

Did Microsoft Just Announce a Zune Phone on Twitter?

The blogs are buzzing over some tweets from a Twitter account allegedly run by the Office 2010 team, noting what looks like the outright announcement of a Zune phone. Something doesn't feel right. Updated » 5/12/09 4:35am 5/12/09 4:35am

Microsoft and Verizon in Talks To Develop iPhone Rival

We know Verizon is talking to Apple about taking on the iPhone, and now the WSJ claims they are playing both sides by talking with Microsoft about developing an iPhone rival. » 4/28/09 2:03pm 4/28/09 2:03pm