Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 17th Sep 2009 21:15 UTC, submitted by Hakime
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Yesterday we ran an editorial about Microsoft's failing policies in the mobile space, and today, we have an assorted collection of stories that only strengthen this perception. The upcoming Marketplace for Windows Mobile has a number of rigorous restrictions, the Zune lives in a bubble of its own, and free applications for the Zune come with full-screen video advertisements. There are also a few things Microsoft seems to be doing right, however. Instant update: Another Windows-based mobile phone platform. I actually want that one, though.
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RE: That XPPhone --- !
by Soulbender on Fri 18th Sep 2009 11:41 UTC in reply to "That XPPhone --- !"
Soulbender
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2005-08-18

The point that it runs WinXP will be a huge selling point.


Why? How many of the existing XP applications will work even remotely well on the tiny phone screen?

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