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    There were two big Windows Phone-related announcements today at the Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas. First, Samsung said that the ATIV Odyssey will go on sale at Verizon Wireless in the “coming weeks.” Samsung makes some amazing hardware and this is its first Windows Phone...
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    Verizon Wireless had promised its new Windows Phones would arrive before Thanksgiving. Today, the company made good on its pact, announcing the Windows Phone 8X by HTC and the Nokia Lumia 822 will hit stores tomorrow. Pick one up online , or from one of Verizon's retail outlets (except the grey Lumia...
  • Blog Post: Verizon Wireless to start taking Windows Phone 8 preorders on Friday

    Heads up, Verizon Wireless subscribers. The carrier just announced that it will start taking preorders for the Windows Phone 8X by HTC and the Nokia Lumia 822 starting at 1 a.m. Eastern Friday. Once they start, go here to snag your shiny new Windows Phone. In all, Verizon Wireless plans to carry three...
  • Blog Post: New Smoked by Windows Phone ads start today!

    Over the last few months “Smoked by Windows Phone” has been a huge success —we’ve seen over 25,000,000 views of our videos and digital ads and run more than 150,000 in-person challenges in 45 countries worldwide. Those are some pretty big numbers. So we thought “Why stop there?” Today I’m proud to lift...
  • Blog Post: Updates: Now delivering to the HTC HD7S

    Hi everyone. A quick addendum to yesterday’s post: We’ve just started delivering Windows Phone 7.5 updates to the the HTC HD7S on AT&T. If you have any questions about how to install or manually check for an update, please visit Update Central . I also wanted to make sure you’re aware of the Windows...
  • Blog Post: PHOTOS & VIDEO: The Windows Phone 8X and 8S by HTC

    First Samsung unveiled the ATIV S . Then Nokia lifted the curtain on the Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 . Today, HTC is introducing their flagship Windows Phone, the 4.3-inch, brightly colored unibody Windows Phone 8X and the 4-inch, uniquely two-toned Windows Phone 8S, both of which come with Beats Audio....
  • Blog Post: New Windows Phones hit AT&T stores; Our Free-Time Machine mystery revealed

    To celebrate the debut of the Nokia Lumia 900 and HTC Titan II —the first 4G LTE Windows Phones at AT&T—we’re giving away something most of us crave but can never seem to get enough of: time.  To pull off this seemingly Einsteinian feat, we’ve installed Free-Time Machines in New York, San Francisco...
  • Blog Post: Smoked by Windows Phone by the numbers (and new ads!)

    When I kicked off Smoked by Windows Phone at CES in January, I did it with one thing in mind – show the world that Windows Phone is simply faster at the everyday stuff that people do on their smartphones. Since then we’ve seen it in the Microsoft Stores, run by fans, and hosted by Microsoft teams all...
  • Blog Post: CES: The HTC Titan II, one of the first LTE Windows Phones, comes to AT&T

    It’s big. It’s fast. It’s got a killer camera. The first major Windows Phone announcement to emerge from the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas today was positively drool-worthy: The HTC Titan II, a new 4G LTE-equipped phone, is coming to AT&T. The Titan II, expected to hit stores in the...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone Radio Episode 4

    The latest episode of Windows Phone Radio is live for you to download from the Zune Marketplace or for direct download here . This week we have special guest Andru Edwards , CEO of Gearlive.com . He swings by the Windows Phone Radio mobile studio to pose some questions from his readers and followers...
  • Blog Post: Hands-on with the HTC Radar 4G, Samsung Omnia W and ZTE Tania

    To help celebrate the upcoming launch of Windows Phone 7.5 (which we announced today is rolling out as an update for all current Windows Phone customers), several of our hardware partners around the world – HTC, Samsung and ZTE – unveiled brand new, cutting-edge devices running the latest version of...
  • Blog Post: Recap: They came, they saw, they saved time with Windows Phone

    Our Free-Time Machine events across the country celebrating AT&T’s launch of the Nokia Lumia 900 and HTC Titan II drew big crowds and lots of news cameras today. We also gave away a ton of cool prizes, had fun with celebrities like Kourtney Kardashian, and showed people how Windows Phone saves...
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    There’s a new poll out hinting that many people flocking to Windows Phone and handsets like the new Nokia Lumia 900 are former Apple and Android owners. (Can’t say I’m totally surprised.) If you are a proud new Lumia owner—or just new to Windows Phone period—then you’ll probably want to check out the...
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  • Blog Post: The Wrap: GDGT digs us, Back button secrets, Windows Phone wedding bells

    Finally! The big weekend is here: The Nokia Lumia 900 and HTC Titan II both officially go on sale at AT&T starting Sunday. While you’re counting down the last few hours, check out these other highlights from the world of Windows Phone this week. Then drop me a comment and tell me what’s on your mind...
  • Blog Post: AT&T to sell Nokia Lumia 900 for under $100

    Dreams do come true. AT&T plans to sell the Lumia 900—flagship of Nokia’s U.S. Windows Phone lineup—for just $99.99 with a standard two-year contract. This is an astounding deal, especially considering the slew of awards the handset has already collected, including the coveted Best of CES 2012. The...
  • Blog Post: Spend the night with Windows Phone

    Join us for one of our exclusive events across the U.S. and get a first look at the hottest new Windows Phones such as the HTC Titan, HTC Radar, Samsung Focus S and Samsung Focus Flash. You know Windows Phone is packed with killer social integration, a wide variety of games and apps, and a ton of other...
  • Blog Post: First Look: AT&T’s new HTC TITAN, Samsung Focus S and Samsung Focus Flash

    Just a few minutes ago at the All Things D Asia conference, Windows Phone President Andy Lees gave the world its first look at AT&T’s new lineup of new Windows Phones. We talked speeds and feeds on the blog a few weeks ago, but that’s only one reason why you want the new HTC Titan, Samsung Focus...
  • Blog Post: Pre-order Sprint’s first Windows Phone—the HTC Arrive

    I know lots of you have been waiting for the CDMA release of Windows Phone, and today we’re one big step closer! Sprint is now taking pre-orders for the HTC Arrive. The HTC Arrive is a great new addition to the Windows Phone family, featuring a full, sliding landscape QWERTY keyboard and a tilt-up display...
  • Blog Post: VIDEO: First look at the Nokia Lumia 710 and LTE-powered HTC Titan II

    Earlier this morning I was able to score a bit of time with two of the brand new Windows Phones that are stealing the CES spotlight – the coming soon toT-Mobile Nokia Lumia 710 , which I first played with at Nokia World , and the big, beefy, 16-mexapixel packing HTC Titan II , which is coming soon to...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone arrives in China; First phone on sale today

    China here we come. HTC announced Wednesday that they’ve started selling the first Windows Phone in the country. The HTC Eternity (codename) is an unlocked or “open market” handset with a 4.7-inch screen, front- and rear-facing cameras, and comes stocked with a slew of popular Chinese apps. It’s also...
  • Blog Post: HTC TITAN + Tango video chat

    Last week on the Windows Phone Radio podcast, I mentioned we had some fun on campus shooting a quick peek at the HTC TITAN. Well here it is! As you can see, the TITAN’s big screen will make movies, gaming, and in this case video chatting really cool. Aaron Woodman, from the Windows Phone team shows the...
  • Blog Post: Today we’re showing Mission Viejo why Windows Phone is simply faster

    19-0! That was Windows Phone’s record against the competition in the $100 challenge that we hosted yesterday at the South Coast Microsoft Store .  It was a great day of challenges – we took on iPhone 4 and 4s’s and a host of the latest Android devices like the Samsung Galaxy Skyrocket, Samsung Galaxy...
  • Blog Post: Announcing HTC’s new Windows Phone 8 lineup

    This morning in New York City our partners at HTC took the wraps off two stunning new additions to the growing Windows Phone 8 family —the Windows Phone 8X and 8S. As you might have noticed, these are the first devices with “Windows Phone” right in the name. HTC CEO Peter Chou said...
  • Blog Post: Win an HTC TITAN & other great stuff in the “Big Box of Awesome” Sweepstakes!

    Back in April, the Microsoft Facebook page held a sweepstakes with a great collection of consumer technology called The Big Box of Awesome.  Well, it’s back - and it’s bigger and awesomer than ever! Head over to the Microsoft Facebook Page and enter the contest – if you win, you’ll take home a brand...