Updates Resumed For Omnia 7, HTC Surround And LG Quantum

Eric Hautala (GM, Customer Experience Engineering) over at the Windows Phone Blog has now updated us on the memory variant update progress for Samsung Focus devices. The update(s) is/are finally in the testing phase therefore we should expect it to be scheduled within the next two weeks, hopefully. For other devices, Omnia 7 devices on Orange now have their updates resumed … [Read more...]

All Windows Phone Updates Now Delivering To Telefonica Spain Customers

Michael Stroh over at the Windows Phone Blog has updated us on, well, updates. All customers of Telefonica in Spain should now be receiving 7008, 7390 and 7390 updates. The scheduling of the restart of 7390 and 7392 for Omnia 7 handsets on Orange has also begun. Stroh promises he will update as usual when the delivery process begins. This time Michael Stroh makes no mention … [Read more...]

7392 Update Now Rolling Out To More Windows Phones On Sprint, Orange & T-Mobile

Microsoft has posted their usual update on updates over at the Windows Phone Blog. Eric Hautala, GM of Customer Experience Engineering, has provided the usual information on what phones should be receiving the 7392 update now, and who is still waiting. The 7392 update a security update that began rolling out shortly after the release of NoDo to fix certificates being used to … [Read more...]

Orange Facing Windows Phone 7 Shortages, US Next?

The launch of Windows Phone 7 isn't going so well. Not from a popularity standpoint, but from a supply issues facing European carrier Orange. They are experiencing shortages of both the HTC Mozart and the Samsung Omnia 7. Business Insider speculates the shortages could be due to supply of AMOLED displays, something that plagued the Droid Incredible and others this year. … [Read more...]

First Round of International Carriers for Windows Phone 7 Announced

At Windows Phone 7 Backstage (registration required), the international carriers for WP7 have been announced, though it's a scanty list to begin with, mostly in western Europe with one in Asia and one in Australia. You'll be able to use your WP7 phone … [Read more...]