Video Walkthrough of Windows Phone 7 Series shows Zune influence, reveals emoticon keyboard

Microsoft has given┬áChris Pirillo a demonstration of Windows Phone 7 series and the result is a lengthy video that provides a great overview of the new interface. Those familiar with the Zune HD interface will find it's the inspiration for much of the UI in Windows Phone 7. The phone used is a prototype. Also of note is an emoticon keyboard, that's perfect for … [Read more...]

Windows Mobile 7 In Beta on Motorola, Samsung Hardware

We're just a week away from Motorola announcing their first Android handset, but it seems they haven't abandon Windows. According to LinkedIn profiles of current and former Microsoft employees, there are several references to the new OS. Sounds as if Windows Mobile 7 will feature a similar UI as the Zune HD. I am responsible for designing and developing the Multimedia subsystem … [Read more...]