Microsoft Offers Up Apology For NoDo Rollout

Microsoft has updated the official blog post about the NoDo rollout, and added a note to apologize for just how poorly the rollout has been — and for a major corporation it's unusually sincere and heartfelt: I know many of you are disappointed, even angry. You certainly have a right to be. We’ve fallen far short of your expectations, and our own, and for that I’m truly … [Read more...]

Focus Receives NoDo, Just Not on AT&T

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While AT&T Focus users are going to have to wait a little while longer for the official update, it plays out differently in Canada. Rogers has pushed out the NoDo update for the Samsung Focus. In fact, the majority of carriers around the world have. If we look at the international NoDo update status page, the majority of updates are being delivered now. It is only in the … [Read more...]

How Fast Is The NoDo Update?

Most users still don't have NoDo, but those who do are noticing major speed gains. Hacker legend Chris Walsh puts it: It's unbelievable how much faster NoDo is on a retail device. This is what v1 should have been :) Just how fast is the update? Check out this video, courtesy of WinRumors, the resume functionality seems greatly improved. This speed improvement makes it … [Read more...]

New NoDo Workaround Arrives

NoDo has started rolling out to a lucky few, but many are still waiting on their carrier (*coughAT&Tcough*) to push out the update. In the wake of these delays, a new workaround to force the update has popped up, which involves tweaking the phone to make it think it's Hungarian. As always, your mileage may vary. It originally popped up here, but has been expanded here. The … [Read more...]

AT&T Still Testing NoDo Update, Late March Release in Jeopardy

AT&T NoDo schedule

When news broke that NoDo was finally being pushed out, most everyone rushed to their phones or Zune software to see if the update was available on their particular phone. Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 updates are starting to feel awfully similar to Android updates, where software updates are staggered releases. For AT&T customers, likely the bulk of US Windows Phone 7 … [Read more...]