Is Microsoft Working On Their Own Phone?

A Microsoft job posting has lead to a flurry of rumors that the technology giant might be working on their own phone. While the job listing itself points more at a new Zune than anything else, there are certain hints that point towards the possibility of a cellphone being produced in house. The job is with the team behind the ZuneHD, and is looking for someone to help create … [Read more...]

Rumor: Windows Phone 7 To Launch October 11


Pocket-Lint is reporting that Windows Phone 7 will be launching very, very soon. According to "multiple sources familiar with the matter," the new OS will launch October 11, with an event beamed around the world from New York. How legit are their sources? Although none of our sources were prepared to be named, all are senior figures within the industry that we know and … [Read more...]

Rumor: Windows Phone 7 To Get “Tuck And Paste”

When Microsoft showed off their since cancelled Courier prototype, one of the bits of design genius in it was "tuck and paste." Any piece of information you wanted to store away to use later, you dragged into the seam of the two-sided notebook, and pulled it out again when you needed it. According to MSFT Nerd, WP7 might be getting something similar. Instead of being tucked … [Read more...]

Rumor: HTC Trophy Coming To Windows Phone 7 As HTC 7 Trophy


There's a huge amount of supposition in this rumor, so we recommend a bit of salt to go along with it. A new phone passed through European certification, called the HTC 7 Trophy. The only other thing we know, is that it runs quadband GSM/GPRS/EDGE and dualband UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA at 900/2100 MHz. The assumption being made here, is that the addition of 7 to the name means that it … [Read more...]

LG E900 Optimus 7 Gets Snapped In The Wild, C900 Pacific Gets FCC Approval


LG's steadfast march to be the first on the block with handets for Windows Phone 7 continues, and every day we're getting bits of more information. This shot of the E900 Optimus 7 (via WMPU) was leaked by an official Dutch Windows Phone twitter account, which has now been closed. That's a much prettier picture than the previous one. The LG C900 Pacific has just gone … [Read more...]