Windows Phone 7 trump cards: Office and Sharepoint

Microsoft officials are exuding excitement over their prospects in the smartphone industry with the launch of Windows Phone 7. That's partly because the company knows exactly what previous versions of their mobile operating

Published on: November 1st, 2010 Jon Brodkin

Canadians choose Windows Phone 7 over Android

Most Canadians aren't yet aware of the Windows Phone 7 platform, but more of them want to buy Microsoft Corp.'s new mobile offering rather than Google's Android. That's the finding of a poll

Published on: October 28th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Windows Phone 7 vs. iPhone – feature comparison

With all the features of Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 now out in the open -- along with details about the handsets available on Telus Mobility, Bell Mobility and Rogers Wireless here in Canada.

Published on: October 15th, 2010 Ryan Faas

5 reasons Windows Phone 7 is hot

Sure Microsoft has its Windows Phone 7 naysayers, but the software giant is off to a strong start with its first round of smartphones. On Monday Microsoft surprised many cynics when it took

Published on: October 13th, 2010 Ian Paul

Five fabulous Windows Phone 7 features

It's not here yet, but next week Microsoft is hosting a media event where it is expected to unveil launch details for the highly-anticipated Windows Phone 7 platform. With Microsoft's virtual absence from

Published on: October 11th, 2010 Tony Bradley

Windows Phone 7 out Oct. 11

Does Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 have what it takes to compete against Apple's blockbuster iPhone and the Android army? We'll find out October 11 when Microsoft officially pulls back the curtain on its

Published on: October 5th, 2010 Ian Paul

Video Blog: Windows Phone 7 vs Google Android vs Apple iOS

Although Windows Phone 7 (WP7) is yet to launch, the videos below are an excellent side-by-side comparison of the user experience on your – soon to be – WP7 device, the Apple iPhone

Published on: September 16th, 2010 Kye Husbands

Sneak peek at Windows Phone 7

Windows Phone 7 looked promising for both productivity and playtime in a preview of the platform loaded on prototype hardware, demonstrated to ITBusiness.ca.The long-awaited revival of Microsoft's mobile operating system was released to

Published on: September 8th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Windows Phone 7 shortcomings become hot topic

The list of features missing in Windows Phone 7 -- no multitasking of third-party applications, no copy-and-paste, no native Twitter client -- has dominated forums and early reviews of reference hardware phones put

Published on: July 27th, 2010 Matt Hamblen

Kin demise bodes badly for Microsoft’s mobile future

As postmortems of the untimely death of Microsoft's Kin mobile phones continue to be written, some observers have started wondering aloud whether Microsoft has any future at all in the mobile technology business.The

Published on: July 8th, 2010 Matt Hamblen

Lightning, Thunder, Flash, Aero – Dell’s upcoming Windows 7, Android phones

It looks like Apple isn't the only one losing control of its smartphones --Engadget reports that a slew of Dell handsets were leaked on Wednesday, including a high-end Windows Phone 7 handset (the

Published on: April 23rd, 2010 Sarah Jacobsson

Windows Phone 7, Silverlight show promise for early business adopters

Windows Phone 7, which is Microsoft's revamped smartphone operating system, and Silverlight, the company's rich Internet application platform, might seem geared primarily to glitzy, for-fun applications. But Microsoft observers see an enterprise business

Published on: April 13th, 2010 Paul Krill

Just how revolutionary is iPhone 4.0?

At today's announcement of iPhone OS 4.0, Apple unveiled seven major features in the latest version of its OS.Most of these additions came as no surprise--in fact, many were what we wanted when

Published on: April 10th, 2010 Ginny Mies

Windows Phone 7 — 5 ways Microsoft hasn’t learned from Apple’s mistakes

Windows Phone 7 Series will not come with cut-and-paste functionality, according to a wide number of reports citing information Microsoft reportedly revealed during a Q & A session at its MIX10 conference late

Published on: March 18th, 2010 Ian Paul