Microsoft Updates Windows Phone 7 Site

Windows Phone 7 site

In advance of tomorrow's launch, Microsoft has updated their Windows Phone 7 site. The interactive site allows you to "Discover" features throughout the operating system. Also included is a "How To" section offering tips and tricks. The "Buy" section is still empty in advance of tomorrow. We expect to see phones from HTC, LG and Samsung, including yesterday's outed Samsung … [Read more...]

LG Optimus 7 Pops Up On Amazon


The German branch of Amazon has a listing for the as yet unreleased LG Optimus 7. The European release date for the platform isn't expected until October 11, making this decidedly early advertisement. There's not a lot of extra information in the listing, just stating that it'll have a 5MP camera, 3.5-inch touch screen, and GPS system — all of which we more or less new. The … [Read more...]

No Verizon Windows 7 Phones Until 2011

This is not a doomsday post, but still not great news for those of you waiting for a Windows 7 Phone on Verizon. According to Bloomberg, Verizon will be one of the launch carriers and thus will not release a phone powered by Windows Phone 7 this year. Brenda Rainey, a Verizon spokesperson, did confirm plans to support the new operating system and "will probably release a phone … [Read more...]

Sprint LG and Acer Windows Phone 7 Devices Hinted


Here's a two-for-one: two vaguely rumored devices that we know almost nothing about. This incredibly blurry picture above? It's supposedly of an unnamed LG Windows Phone 7 device for Sprint. We literally know nothing else, and that photo is way too blurry to make out details. The text above was pulled from a LinkedIn profile, and is the first rumor we've seen of an Acer … [Read more...]

LG E900 Optimus 7 Snapped By Danes


Danish site TV2 grabbed these sweet shots of the LG E900 Optimus 7. Can I just say how happy I am that they're in focus? Great to see someone who actually knows the basics of how to use a camera. It has a 3.7-inch screen, 1GHz processor, and the guys doing the hands on seemed impressed. They said "the design itself was comfortable and compact, albeit perhaps an idea … [Read more...]