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The Competition: Microsoft Gives Devs Guide to iCloning iPhone Apps for Windows Mobile

The Competition: Microsoft Gives Devs Guide to iCloning iPhone Apps for Windows Mobile

Rene Ritchie 14

According to sibling site WMExperts, Microsoft has released a developers guide for porting iPhone apps to -- shock and horror -- Windows Mobile. Can't blame them, though, 65,000 apps via a unified, on-device store, fart apps and rejected apps aside, is a huge competitive gap to make up, especially when your previous generation was stuck in a Windows 95-style user experience. Selfishly...

The Competition: Microsoft "is so!" Making a Pink Zune Phone to Take on the iPhone?

The Competition: Microsoft "is so!" Making a Pink Zune Phone to Take on the iPhone?

Rene Ritchie 24

Despite frequent, repeated denials from Microsoft that they aren't making a Zune Phone to pit against Apple's iPhone juggernaut, our sibling site WMExperts keeps compiling evidence that Microsoft might be doing just that. The latest is that Pink (as it's code-named) has an ad agency, will be based on Windows Mobile 7 but have it's own proprietary UI layer, should be available next year...