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Vodafone will supply telecoms management to Deutsche Pos

No Windows Phone 7 upgrade for existing WinMo devices

Microsoft said handsets running current versions of its Windows Mobile operating system will not be upgradable to Windows Phone 7 when the new OS is formally introduced later this year, citing

Microsoft unveils first Windows Phone 7 prototype

Microsoft has taken the wraps off the first prototype device running its revamped Windows Phone Series 7 platform. The device, made by LG, features a slide-out Qwerty keyboard. Aaron Woodman, the

Microsoft blasts Google for market 'control'

Microsoft’s vice president and deputy general counsel Dave Heiner has blasted Google’s search business practices which he claims are anti-competitive since they “lock in publ

Microsoft shatters Waledac botnet

Microsoft has succeeded in removing a botnet believed to be capable of sending up to 1.5 billion spam emails per day from the internet.   The company petitioned a

Microsoft forges OSS/BSS partnerships

Microsoft announced two OSS/BSS partnerships at this year's Mobile World Congress, with vendors Convergys and Redknee.   Convergys launched the Convergys Smart Com

EC launches competition probe into Google

Google says it will cooperate with a European Commission anti-trust probe into its dominance of the search market.   The EC has launched an investigation at the reque

Windows Phone 7 to offer both Silverlight and XNA development

A week after Microsoft formally announced the forthcoming release of Windows Phone 7 at the Mobile World Congress event, the software giant remains mum on what the new platform means for developers,

EU, US regulators clear MS-Yahoo search deal

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Microsoft takes on iPhone with WinPhone 7

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