All You Need to Know About Windows Phone 7 - NBC Bay Area

All You Need to Know About Windows Phone 7



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    The new Windows 7 phone has a sleek interface.

    The smartphone world was profoundly changed Monday when Microsoft rolled out Windows Phone 7 Series. Never mind wading through thousands of words about the world's newest smartphone operating system — you can take a look at the video below and experience it for yourself.

    Our take? Apple and all the other also-ran cellphone softwaremeisters have a lot of catching up to do with interface design. Windows Phone's gorgeous Zune HD-like pivoting interface makes all the others look like last decade's news. In three words: We love it. This demoware had an auspicious debut, but the question remains: Can Microsoft deliver apps that do it justice?

    After you've watched the video above, dive deeper with this 22-minute hands-on video from Microsoft showing you all the goodness of this groundbreaking cellphone operating system.

    Via Microsoft Developers Network