Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 11th Feb 2011 09:05 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless It's official. Dismissed as a silly rumour by many, Nokia and Micorsoft have just announced a very comprehensive partnership in which Windows Phone 7 will become Nokia's prime smartphone platform. It goes a lot deeper than that, though. Update: Qt will not be available for Windows Phone 7. Qt will remain the development platform for MeeGo and Symbian. Update II: During its Capital Market Day event, Elop confirmed Nokia will not make a comprehensive MeeGo product line. It will be a platform to learn from, but it won't become a competitive platform. Update III: Android was not an option because it would be difficult to differentiate there. Update IV: There will be 'substantial reductions in employment' in Finland and around the world. Also, before I forget, thanks Engadget for the live-blogging where I get this stuff from!
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RE: Yay
by ronaldst on Fri 11th Feb 2011 11:32 UTC in reply to "Yay"
ronaldst
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2005-06-29

Uh oh! Apparently the angry mob doesn't like what Thom does. ROFL

Windows Phone 7 is a great mobile OS. Just like Apple's iOS. I encourage the angry mob here at OSNews to put aside their unfounded hatred for Microsoft and try WP7.

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