Don't-Miss Windows Phone Stories
A manual for Nokia's Lumia 710 has appeared on the Federal Communications Commission website and T-Mobile has been sending out invitations for an event with Nokia.
With the release of My Xbox Live for iOS, Microsoft finally brings a little bit of Live to a platform other than Windows Phone 7.
BlackBerry Mobile Fusion will cover BlackBerrys and PlayBook tablets, and support competing mobile OSes, including Apple iOS and Google Android.
Analysts say they've seen little traction for the Windows operating system over the last 12 months and they doubt that the Nokia brand can make a meaningful difference.
Black Friday sales have begun, pushing down contract prices of the Droid RAZR, Samsung Galaxy S II, and other new models.
WinPho users may have one-tenth of the apps of competitors, but perhaps that says something about the breadth of the Windows Phone OS functions.
Some people believe that Windows Phone 7 is too little, too late, and that Microsoft can't compete with platforms like iOS and Android.
If someone uses a tool to jailbreak their Windows Phone 7 Phone, the warranties on their device will remain, and they'll still be able to get Microsoft support for their phone.
Backing off on the standard specs allows hardware makers more flexibility to design phones for specialized markets and cut costs along with cutting features.
No one expects Windows Phone to leap over Google Android and Apple iOS in a single bound, but industry analysts have been revising their projections for the Microsoft phone OS.