Zune Windows Phone 7 Giveaway

Windows Phone 7

Zune is running a contest where you can win a Windows Phone 7 prize package that includes a 12-month Zune Pass subscription. Each week, one lucky winner will win the grand prize and five weekly winners will win a 1-month Zune Pass. You can enter here and note the option to tweet for an extra entry. … [Read more...]

Annual Zune Pass Pricing Now Available


The Zune Pass has long been a monthly service, but starting today you can subscribe yearly. The new annual Zune Pass offers all the benefits of the monthly plan (10 free songs per month, unlimited streaming), but now at a value when subscribing annually. Yearly Zune Pass subscriptions are now $149.90, which breaks out to $12.49 per month. That's a savings of$2.50 off the … [Read more...]

Microsoft Announces Windows Phone 7 Sync with Macs

Windows Phone 7 and Macs

Big news, as in really big news last night from Microsoft. They announced that sometime in late 2010, there will be a beta release of a new tool that will allow syncing between Macs and Windows Phone 7. There's not much to go on here, but we're wondering if it'll be a Mac client of the companies popular Zune desktop software. Then again, maybe they are working with Mark/Space, … [Read more...]

Zune Pass UK Price Leaked


Good news for any Brits who want to get on board the amazing Zune Pass when Windows Phone 7 launches later this year, the cost won't be too bad. WMPU was sent this screenshot from the Zune desktop app, which handily shows just how much the service will cost. One month will cost you £8.99, and three months goes for £26.97 — so no discount for paying multiple at a time. The … [Read more...]

Windows Phone 7 Apps Will Be Buyable From Zune On PC


With Windows Phone 7, the Zune desktop client will take a similar role as iTunes does with the iPhone — you can purchase and review apps from the computer, and sync them with your phone. While the selection is extremely limited right now — unsurprising considering the OS hasn't officially launched yet — it looks like it will have at least one cool new feature: purchased apps … [Read more...]