Lumia 710 Archive

T-Mobile doesn’t really care about selling Windows Phones

OK, this is really ridiculous. Maybe it’s just me but every time I go to a T-Mobile store and ask to see a sample Nokia Lumia phone, it always seems like I’m asking for something strange. Four

OK, so enough is enough, let’s talk Nokia Lumia US sales

OK so enough is enough. I have been waiting to hear exactly how many Nokia Lumia phones were sold in the United States of America since the rollout. I have heard lots of positive noise about how well

Windows Phone finds new allies in Verizon and ATT

AT&T Inc. and Verizon Wireless are cozying up to Microsoft Corp. and Nokia facing concerns that Apple Inc. and Google Inc. have too tight a grip on the market for smartphone software. Both carriers praised Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating

No upgrade to Windows Phone 8 – So why exactly would I buy a Nokia Lumia phone again?

You can actually get grey hair prematurely when you try and cover Microsoft strategy. It’s a roller coaster of ups and down (like the Mitt Romney campaign) and every time you think there’s good news, they provide

How A Lack Of An Upgrade Path Could Hurt Windows Phone.. And Even Possibly Windows 8

As Onuora talked about just a few days earlier, it seems that Windows Phone 8 is not going to have an upgrade path for current Windows Phone 7 users. I’m not going to rehash this too much

Interview with Nokia CEO Stephen Elop on the verge

A new interview on the Verge today by Vlad Savov at MWC. The CEO discusses Nokia’s strategic alliance with Microsoft, The Lumia phones, Microsoft advertising and more. The video is below…

Kelly Ripa – A very smart way to sell the Windows Phone – Nokia Lumia 710

If you want to plug a phone, you probably wanna go where the eyeballs are. I’ve been a critic of Microsoft advertising in the past but this was done pretty flawlessly and effectively. Kelly Ripa effectively plugged

Android daily phone activations reach a record high

Holy cow! I read this and almost fell off my chair. According to Google’s Senior Vice President of Mobile, Andy Rubin, Android device activations are now at 850,000 per day. Almost 1 million phones a day coming online with the

Skype for Windows Phone is here

Skype for Windows Phone Beta has been released. The full version will be available in April, but reports so far indicate that the beta seems quite stable. The Beta requires Windows Phone 7.5 and has been tested

My experience shopping for a Nokia Lumia 710 at T-Mobile stores

So as part of my informal research regarding the new Nokia Lumia Windows Phone line, I have been checking out T-mobile stores in my area trying to get a feel for how aggressively T-mobile is pushing these