Windows Phone 7: A Fresh Start for the Smartphone — The phone delivers a new user experience by integrating the things users really want to do, creating a balance between getting work done and having fun. — The goal for Microsoft's latest smartphone is an ambitious one …
Discussion: GigaOM, ZDNet, Internet2Go, Tech Sanity Check, Direct2Dell, Gizmodo, techblog.dallasnews.com, Search Engine Land, ThinkMobile, IntoMobile, The Social, TechFlash, iClarified, Daring Fireball, Zatz Not Funny!, Bits, SlashGear, TechNet Blogs, paidContent, Official Zune Insider Blog, GMSV, CNNMoney.com, Faster Forward, eWeek, Smartphones …, The Mobile Gadgeteer Blog, Bink.nu, TechCrunch Europe, Tech Trader Daily, Wired In Blog| BNET, Mobile Industry Review, dailywireless.org, MediaMemo, BetaNews, The Nokia Blog, ReadWriteWeb, Windows Connected, parislemon, Teic.ie, DSLreports, The Huffington Post, displayblog, Phones Review, MacDailyNews, PalmAddicts and The Mobile Technology Weblog
Kevin C. Tofel / GigaOM: Windows Phone 7 Shows Why RIM, Nokia Need a Fresh Start
Greg Sterling / Internet2Go: Windows Phone Launch Demo Shows Competitive Device — But How Competitive?
Kat Hannaford / Gizmodo: The Definitive Guide to Windows Phone 7 Handsets
Todd Ogasawara / ThinkMobile: Windows Phone 7 Information Roundup and Summary
Marin Perez / IntoMobile: Angry Birds, Microsoft are in a scuffle
Caroline McCarthy / The Social: Windows Phone 7 debuts: One phone won't rule them all
John Gruber / Daring Fireball: Microsoft's Language Problem
Mobiputing / Zatz Not Funny!: Windows Phone 7 Devices Shipping Soon
Nick Bilton / Bits: Microsoft Unveils New Windows Phones
Keith Combs / TechNet Blogs: We have liftoff - Windows Phone 7 launches
David Kaplan / paidContent: Ballmer On Windows Phone 7: All About ‘Mine’
Rob Greenlee / Official Zune Insider Blog: New Zune 4.7 Software Update with Windows Phone 7 support is available Now
Levi Sumagaysay / GMSV: Microsoft opens the Windows Phone 7 era, plus what's up with Adobe stock?
David Goldman / CNNMoney.com: Microsoft unveils Windows Phone 7 devices
Rob Pegoraro / Faster Forward: Microsoft launches Windows Phone 7
Nicholas Kolakowski / eWeek: Windows Phone 7 Launches in New York City
Matthew Miller / Smartphones and Cell Phones Blog: Windows Phone 7: Microsoft applies lessons learned from Apple and Google
Joel Evans / The Mobile Gadgeteer Blog: Microsoft reboots with Windows Phone 7 global launch—will people buy?
Sumeeth Evans / Bink.nu: Windows Phone 7 US Hardware
Mike Butcher / TechCrunch Europe: Will startups care about the launch of the Windows Phone 7? I asked my family
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily: Microsoft's Ballmer Unveils Win Phone 7; 9 Phones At Launch (Updated)
Sam Churchill / dailywireless.org: Microsoft Launches Mobile 7
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo: “Delightful” Windows Phone 7 Coming November 8
Sarah Perez / ReadWriteWeb: Windows Phone 7 Launches Today
Matt Freestone / Windows Connected: Windows Phone 7 Officially Launches
Adam Maguire / Teic.ie: Windows Phone 7 to launch today
Karl Bode / DSLreports: Microsoft Launching Windows Phone 7 Today - AT&T, Microsoft hold morning press event
Rodney Long / PalmAddicts: Windows Phone 7 marketing
Thomas Ricker / Engadget:
Microsoft announces ten Windows Phone 7 handsets for 30 countries: October 21 in Europe and Asia, 8 November in US (Update: Video!) — It may have “Windows” in the branding, but Windows Phone 7 is not the desktop PC experience shoehorned into a cellphone. Microsoft tried that with Windows Mobile …
Discussion: BetaNews, Daring Fireball, Redmond Pie, Telegraph, Switched, Black Web 2.0, Pulse2, Phones Review and istartedsomething
Claudine Beaumont / Telegraph: Windows Phone 7 handset range revealed
Terrence O'Brien / Switched: Windows Phone 7 Phones Announced, Microsoft Back in the Mobile Game
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Microsoft Announces 10 Windows Phone 7 Devices Across 30 Countries
Long Zheng / istartedsomething: Australian range of Windows Phone 7 devices
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat:
Microsoft launches Windows Phone 7, hitting the US on Nov. 9 — Microsoft finally launched its new mobile platform, Windows Phone 7, at a press conference in New York today. CEO Steve Ballmer hit the stage to give us a glimpse at the OS and the platform's launch phones.
Discussion: PC World, eWeek, Gizmodo, Tech Trader Daily, Mobilized, Between the Lines Blog, Inquirer, Technologizer, ReadWriteMobile, L.A. Times Tech Blog, Engadget, VideoNuze, AppleInsider, Fortune, The Register, Wall Street Journal, Silicon Alley Insider, TechEye, Digits, MobileCrunch, Phone Arena, Computerworld, GottaBeMobile, IntoMobile, Electronista, VG247, TechCrunch, Gearlog, Digital Daily and SlashGear
Jack E. Gold / eWeek: Microsoft's Windows Phone 7: The Winners and Losers
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo: The Essential Windows Phone 7 Launch Apps
Elizabeth Woyke / Mobilized: AT&T Marketing Chief On Windows Phone 7
Rob Coppinger / Inquirer: Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 partners play it safe
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: Windows Phone 7 Handsets: Initial Questions and Answers
Sarah Perez / ReadWriteMobile: Windows Phone 7 Revealed: What You Need to Know
Nathan Olivarez-Giles / L.A. Times Tech Blog: Microsoft unveils Windows Phone 7 handsets, due in AT&T stores Nov. 8
Jessi Hempel / Fortune: Microsoft Windows Phone 7: Simply (Not That) Different
Roger Cheng / Wall Street Journal: Microsoft Unveils Windows Phone 7 Handsets
Dean Wilson / TechEye: That Windows Phone 7 launch fanfare: nine mobiles spotted
Jennifer Valentino-DeVries / Digits: Live Blogging the Windows Phone 7 Launch
Nicholas Deleon / MobileCrunch: Windows Phone 7: Would It Have Made More Sense To Develop …
Xavier Lanier / GottaBeMobile: Windows Phone 7 ‘Really’ Ad: Best Video I've Seen From Microsoft Since Monkey Boy
Dusan Belic / IntoMobile: Video: First Windows Phone 7 commercials are here!
Johnny Cullen / VG247: Windows Phone 7 to launch on October 21 in Europe, EA announces …
Evelyn Rusli / TechCrunch: eBay App Goes Metro On Windows Phone 7, Now With To-Do Lists And Saved Searches
Brian Heater / Gearlog: T-Mobile Gets Two Windows Phone 7 Devices
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: Windows Phone 7: There's an App for Some of That
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Samsung Omnia 7 Windows Phone 7 handset outed early
Chris Ziegler / Engadget:
Windows Phone 7 launch day app roundup — With thousands of developers churning out thousands of apps, we've no doubt exploring the Marketplace is going to be a full-time job for at least a day or two after you nab your Windows Phone 7 device this fall — but with all the hullabaloo today …
Discussion: Phones Review
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo:
HTC HD7: Hello, All 4.3-Inches of Windows Phone 7 — The HD7 is the quintessential HTC phone—a 4.3-inch slab with a 1GHz processor, 16GB internal storage, 5-megapixel, 720p video-shooting camera, and naturally, a kickstand. Despite being oh-so-familiar, it could very still be the Windows Phone to get.
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: EA Mobile throws its support behind Windows Phone 7
Robert S. Anthony / PC World: Windows Phone 7: Microsoft Antes Up in Smartphone Race
Rob Coppinger / Inquirer: Windows Phone 7 network deals
Vlad Savov / Engadget: HTC 7 Surround graces AT&T with a slideout speaker, Windows Phone 7 credentials
Nick Eaton / The Microsoft Blog: Photos: The Windows Phone 7 devices
Matt Warman / Telegraph: Windows Phone 7: first review
Andrew Munchbach / Boy Genius Report: T-Mobile announces HTC HD7
Matthew Miller / Smartphones and Cell Phones Blog: T-Mobile unveils the HTC HD7 and Dell Venue Pro Windows Phone 7 devices
Dan Nystedt / Computerworld: Hands on with HTC HD7 Windows Phone 7 handset
Chris Davies / SlashGear: HTC 7 Mozart, HTC 7 Trophy, HTC HD7 and HTC 7 Pro get official with Windows Phone 7
Laura Foy / Channel 9:
First Look: Windows Phone 7 Hardware — In this video, Microsoft CVP Steve Guggenheimer introduces the new hardware devices that will be offering Windows Phone 7. There's tactile keyboards, slide out speakers, surround sound, enhanced cameras, scratch resistance screens, and more.
Chris Jones / The Windows Blog:
Windows Live and Windows Phone 7
Windows Live and Windows Phone 7
Discussion: VentureBeat, Microsoft and SlashGear
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: So long MobileMe: Windows Phone 7 to sync your photos, notes …
Chris Davies / SlashGear: LG Optimus 7 Windows Phone 7 smartphone gets early reveal
Lance Ulanoff / PC Magazine: Windows Phone 7 Devices Arrive: A Video Tour
Donald Melanson / Engadget:
AT&T brings U-verse to Windows Phone 7, Xbox 360
AT&T brings U-verse to Windows Phone 7, Xbox 360
Discussion: AT&T, Silicon Alley Insider, DSLreports, eHomeUpgrade, NewTeeVee and Crave
Matt Rosoff / Silicon Alley Insider: New Windows Phones Might Get People To Actually Buy U-Verse Mobile, Zune Pass
Karl Bode / DSLreports: AT&T Confirms Xbox 360 As U-Verse Set Top …
Alexander Grundner / eHomeUpgrade: AT&T U-verse to Make Its Way on the Xbox 360 — Talk about convergence!
Ryan Lawler / NewTeeVee: Video On Windows Phone 7: Netflix, U-Verse & More
Jessica Dolcourt / Crave: The gadget blog: AT&T U-verse Mobile to come with Win Phone 7
Steve Cheney / TechCrunch:
Apple Will Take A Pass On 4G Networks For The iPhone In 2011— Sorry Verizon and AT&T — Back in August I broke the news that Apple was lining up a component purchase of several million chipsets from Qualcomm for a CDMA-powered Verizon iPhone due in January.
Tony Bradley / PC World: Will Verizon iPhone Jump on the 4G Bandwagon?
Erica Ogg / CNET News: Apple waiting on 4G?
Athima Chansanchai / msnbc.com: No 2011 iPhones will run on 4G, say ‘sources’
Evan Selleck / SlashGear: Apple Not Planning LTE iPhone for 2011
Sajid Farooq / NBC Bay Area: Apple May Strip a G From Verizon's iPhone Dreams
Todd Ogasawara / ThinkMobile: Why Apple Passing on 4G Wireless Data in 2011 is Good for Apple
Kevin C. Tofel / GigaOM: What's a CDMA iPhone Worth to Apple?
Andrew Lyle / Neowin.net: No iPhone 4G next year
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: 2011 iPhone will not be 4G — The Verizon iPhone is supposed to be a sure thing in 2011.
Sam Diaz / Between the Lines Blog: The Verizon iPhone: Has Android turned those rumors into “so what?” moments?
Tim Barribeau / everythingiCafe: No LTE For Next iPhone?
Travis Larchuk / NPR:
The Zombie Network: Beware ‘Free Public WiFi’ … It's in your airports, your coffee shops and your libraries: “Free Public WiFi.” — Despite its enticing name, the network, available in thousands of locations across the United States, does not actually provide access to the Internet.
Discussion: Hillicon Valley, Techdirt, Lifehacker, ReadWriteWeb, Switched, The Next Web, Infocult, The Huffington Post and InformationWeek
Gautham Nagesh / Hillicon Valley: NPR: Beware of ‘Free Public WiFi’
Kevin Purdy / Lifehacker: What “Free Public WiFi” Is and Why You Should Avoid It
Mike Melanson / ReadWriteWeb: The Story Behind “Free Public WiFi” - It's Not
Brad McCarty / The Next Web: “Free Public WiFi”? Only if you're aiming to be part of the zombie network.
Bryan Alexander / Infocult: Wild zombie network plague spotted by NPR
Dave Methvin / InformationWeek: No Such Thing As Free Public WiFi
Douglas MacMillan / Bloomberg:
Facebook, Zynga Impose Fees on Private Sales of Shares — Facebook Inc. and Zynga Game Network Inc. are charging fees of at least $2,500 for each sale of company shares, a move legal experts say discourages employees from putting equity in the hands of large numbers of outside owners before an initial public offering.
Discussion: All Facebook and Silicon Alley Insider
Caitlin Fitzsimmons / All Facebook: The Headache Of Share Trading For Facebook And Zynga
Dave Caolo / TUAW:
Apple trademarks “There's an app for that” — Apple has been awarded a trademark for the phrase, “There's an app for that.” The tagline has been used to promote the App Store and iOS devices almost since their inception, and has really caught on. From tech articles to jokes told around the water cooler …
Discussion: TechCrunch, MacRumors, 9 to 5 Mac, Mashable!, Hardware 2.0 Blog, Gadget Lab, Network World, The Huffington Post, The Loop, MacStories and The Next Web
Alexia Tsotsis / TechCrunch: There's A Hall Of Fame For That: Introducing The App Hall Of Fame
Jennifer Van Grove / Mashable!: Apple Trademarks “There's an App for That”
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0 Blog: “There's a trademark for that” — Apple has been awarded …
Brian X. Chen / Gadget Lab: Apple Wins Trademark for 'There's an App for That'
Paul McNamara / Network World: Apple trademarks 'There's an app for that'
Jim Dalrymple / The Loop: “There's an app for that” trademark awarded to Apple
Federico Viticci / MacStories: “There's An App For That” Now An Apple Trademark
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
iPhone apps have become more popular than major TV shows and sports broadcasts — Is iPhone the next American Idol? — The daily audience for apps that run on Apple's iOS operating system (for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad) has now surpassed 19 million users who spend an average …
Discussion: blog.flurry.com, TechCrunch, ReadWriteWeb, AppScout, Electronista and Macsimum News
Peter Farago / blog.flurry.com: Is iPhone the next American Idol?
Mike Melanson / ReadWriteWeb: iOS Games Rival Prime-Time TV
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: iOS apps more popular than many TV shows
Kara Swisher / BoomTown:
HP Chairman Lane Smacks Back at NYT's Nocera: The Poison Pen Letter! — Who would have thought that the enterprise business would be this interesting? — But the continuing mishegas between Hewlett-Packard (HP), Oracle (ORCL) and the controversial move between the companies by exec Mark Hurd …
Discussion: Between the Lines Blog
Tim Bray / ongoing:
Ten Theses on Tablets — As of now, I've been carrying the Samsung Galaxy Tab for a month, using it every day; this has included two major road trips. I suppose there are a few other humans who've had this much hands-on with a 7" form-factor tablet, but I don't know of any others with a blog and a free hand to write what they think.
Discussion: The Atlantic Online
Alexis Madrigal / The Atlantic Online: Where Tablets Are Headed
Verne G. Kopytoff / New York Times:
Finding Your Way Through the Mall or the Airport, With a Cellphone Map — SAN FRANCISCO — Mobile phone maps have guided people through streets and alleys around the globe. But when those people step into a sprawling building, they can get lost. — Inside, people have to ask strangers …
Discussion: Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim and FierceWireless
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless: Indoor mobile mapping starts to find its way
Jonny Evans / 9 to 5 Mac:
Eminem's publisher demand $2.2 million from Apple — Eminem's people are determined to force Apple (AAPL) to cough up cold hard cash in settlement of the outstanding litigation over download sales of the artist's music. — Eminem's music publisher has asked a U.S. District Court judge …
Discussion: Detroit News
Robert Snell / Detroit News: Eminem's publisher: Enforce settlement in Apple suit
Enigmax / TorrentFreak:
Music Industry Fails In High Court Bid To Force 3 Strikes on ISP — An Internet service provider has won its “3 strikes” legal battle with the music industry. The Irish Recorded Music Association - Warner, Universal, Sony and EMI - had tried to force UPC to disconnect subscribers who they claim …
Spencer Dalziel / Inquirer: Irish music mafiaa loses a court battle
Adam Maguire / Teic.ie: IRMA loses in bid to force ‘three strikes’ on UPC
Dean Wilson / TechEye: Irish ISP wins major legal victory against record labels
Bruce Houghton / hypebot: More Music Industry News: Spotify Adds Concerts, We7, Bowie …
Kevin C. Tofel / GigaOM:
Comcast Cuts The Cable, Rolls Out 2,000 Xfinity Wi-Fi Hotspots — Comcast today announced the availability of more than 2,000 free wireless internet hotspots in New Jersey, Delaware and the greater Philadelphia area, where the company is based. Current customers of Comcast's Xfinity home internet service …
Discussion: Comcast Official Site, DSLreports and Telecompetitor
Chris O'Brien / Mercury News:
Why cell phones may be more dangerous than we think — After many years of increasingly erratic behavior, Alan Marks, of Lafayette, suddenly experienced a severe seizure in the middle of the night. His wife, Ellie, called 911 and Marks was rushed to the hospital, where tests revealed …
Ina Fried / CNET News:
Bill Gates talks education tech — Bill Gates has been taking online classes for years. Now, he thinks it's time to make sure a whole lot more students do the same. — Today, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is announcing a new multiyear grant program that will give millions …
Discussion: All Things Digital and techrockies.com
foursquare for Symbian is finally here — In the past couple of weeks, we've rolled out updates to foursquare on a lot of different platforms, but there was one new introduction that we were particularly excited about: foursquare for Symbian. — Nokia, the global market leader in mobile handsets sold …
Discussion: The Next Web and infoSync World
Chad Catacchio / The Next Web: Foursquare Has A Symbian App...Yay?
Sindre Lia / infoSync World: Nokia C7 Now Shipping Around the World
Robert Andrews / paidContent:
Mail.ru Confirms IPO With A Reported $5 Billion Valuation — At long last, this is where Mail.ru Group - the new name for russian digital investor Digital Sky Technologies' domestic assets - confirms it will IPO on the London Stock Exchange next month. — The group wants to float …
Discussion: Wall Street Journal, VatorNews, Venture Capital Dispatch, alarm:clock and Softpedia News
William Mauldin / Wall Street Journal: Russia's Mail.ru Eyes $750 Million IPO
Ronny Kerr / VatorNews: Mail.ru (DST) shooting for $750 million IPO
Scott Austin / Venture Capital Dispatch: The Daily Start-Up: Facebook Isn't IPO'ing, But An Investor Is