Why Windows Phone 7 hasn't taken off

A former Microsoft exec weighs in on why Windows Phone 7 (WP7) hasn't managed to claim significant market share as it struggles to compete against Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS.



Microsoft says no to WP7 tablets

A high-ranking Microsoft exec says Windows Phone 7 is a handset-specific operating system and was not designed to power tablets.

Claim: WP7 will trounce Android by 2013

An analyst at Pyramid Research believes Microsoft's relatively nascent Windows Phone 7 platform will trounce Google's wildly popular Android OS by 2013.

Microsoft pulls Samsung Omnia WP7 NoDo update

Microsoft has temporarily halted its long-awaited WP7 NoDo update for the Samsung Omnia.

Analyst says MeeGo is an epic fail

No one ever really believed that MeeGo would be capable of seriously competing against popular mobile operating systems like Android, iOS, BlackBerry and perhaps even Windows Phone 7.