Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 22nd Oct 2011 22:24 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Remember back when Nokia jumped to Windows Phone 7, abandoning all other platforms and future directions? Remember Elop's infamous 'burning platform' memo was coveniently 'leaked' to the web? Remember how Elop claimed Windows Phone 7 was the only way forward, since nothing else inside the company would be ready for prime time soon enough? Remember how I thought this was a very good and sane decision? Well, the first reviews of what will be the only MeeGo handset from Nokia (the N9) are in, and well... To whoever decided to go WP7 and ditch MeeGo: I don't like you. To myself: I'm an idiot for arguing this was a good idea.
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RE[3]: WP7 just doesn't compete
by ashes_786 on Sun 23rd Oct 2011 00:07 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: WP7 just doesn't compete"
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No doubt it looks great but its just skin deep, multitasking is a joke, the web browser is a joke and the marketplace makes the Android Market look professional. I hope it gets better as I've just bought a WP7 phone for my dad (iPhone was too costly and Android isn't for the faint hearted) I just hope it gets better.

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JAlexoid Member since:

I have to agree on the WP7 IE part. It's total crap. The most simple thing - proper support for non ASCII characters is not there.

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bert64 Member since:

And apparently WP7 doesn't even support multi core processors... Which is pretty poor considering thats where Apple and highend android handsets are heading now.

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