Nokia is rolling out Microsoft's stopgap Windows Phone 7.8 mobile operating system update to AT&T Mobility's Lumia 900 smartphone. Subscribers can download the update via the Zune for PC application or the Windows Phone Connector app for Mac.
AT&T Mobility said starting tomorrow it will begin taking pre-orders for the BlackBerry Z10, BlackBerry's flagship smartphone. Separately, T-Mobile USA said it will start letting enterprise customer pre-order the device as well. The actions give more traction to BlackBerry's hopes for a U.S. comeback.
Nokia is struggling to get retail attention from AT&T Mobility for its Lumia 900 Windows Phone smartphone four months after the gadget went on sale, as both the handset maker and carrier look ahead to the launch of Windows Phone 8, according to a Bloomberg report.
The price of Nokia's flagship Windows Phone smartphone at AT&T Mobility, the Lumia 900, was cut in half to $49.99, though both Nokia and AT&T insist that sales are doing well and that the price change is part of normal business operations.
Microsoft's Windows Phone gained a slight bit of U.S. market share in April after stabilizing in February in March, according to the latest data from research firm comScore. The early April introduction of Nokia's flagship Windows Phone smartphone, the Lumia 900, likely helped keep Microsoft's numbers afloat.
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