Microsoft confirms Yahoo Mail causing Windows Phone 7 data leaks; provides ...

ZDNet (blog) - Mary Jo Foley - 1 Feb, 2011
Microsoft is confirming officially that " as at least two bloggers reported in January " that Yahoo Mail is ...

Yahoo blamed for Windows Phone 7 Data Over-usage

Techtree.com - Samir Makwana - 1 Feb, 2011
Microsoft launched Windows Phone 7 in mid-October 2010. Since November 2010, Windows Phone 7 laden devices have been available in US and lately, ...

Yahoo behind Windows Phone 7 bug

BBC News - 1 Feb, 2011
Microsoft has said that Yahoo is behind the mysterious "phantom data" leaks affecting Windows Phone 7 handsets. The glitch, which was first identified at ...

Windows Phone 7 shows smartphone market gain

ZDNet UK - Josh Lowensohn - 1 Feb, 2011
Windows Phone 7 gained two percent of the US smartphone market during the last three months of 2010, ...

Microsoft acknowledges Yahoo! Mail on WP7 can lead to high data consumption

ZDNet (blog) - Matthew Miller - 1 Feb, 2011
It sounds like the reported high data consumption on Windows Phone 7 may be related to Yahoo! ...

Yahoo Mail tied to Windows Phone 7 data slurp

CNET - Josh Lowensohn - 1 Feb, 2011
Some deep digging by self-proclaimed Microsoft software deconstructor Rafael Rivera claims to have stumbled upon the reason for some ...

Yep, it's Yahoo! Mail that's behind Windows Phone 7 phantom data bug

ZDNet (blog) - Adrian Kingsley-Hughes - 1 Feb, 2011
The secret culprit behind the Windows Phone 7 phantom data issue is … *drumroll please* … Yahoo! ...

Windows Phone 7's Live Tiles Come to iPhone

PC World - Chris Brandrick - 1 Feb, 2011
Have you ever looked at a Windows Phone 7 device and thought that its UI offered a refreshing little change ...

Android Rocks, Windows Phone 7 Rolls (Slowly)

PC World - Jeff Bertolucci - 1 Feb, 2011
The Android mobile operating system thoroughly dominates the US consumer smartphone market, ...

Android tops smartphones; WP7 trails others in various Q4 reports

Computerworld - Matt Hamblen - 1 Feb, 2011
At the low end of the spectrum, Windows Phone 7 (WP7) didn't even gain more share than its predecessor Windows Mobile in the fourth quarter, ...

NPD: Windows Phone 7 Has 'Slow Start,' Nabs 2 Percent of Market

PC Magazine - Chloe Albanesius - 1 Feb, 2011
After its first few months in the market, Microsoft's revamped Windows Phone 7 OS held on to 2 percent of the US smartphone OS market, ...

Microsoft Still Waiting for Liftoff with Windows Phone 7

Wall Street Journal (blog) - Nick Wingfield - 1 Feb, 2011
Independent market research firms are now confirming what Microsoft Corp. hinted at last week: the company's new Windows Phone 7 software ...

NPD: Windows Phone 7 off to a slow start

CNET (blog) - Josh Lowensohn - 1 Feb, 2011
While Microsoft has already let us in on the number of Windows Phone 7 handsets it's sold to carriers and OEMs worldwide, ...

Remember Windows Mobile? It Outsold Windows Phone 7 Last Quarter (MSFT)

San Francisco Chronicle - Matt Rosoff - 1 Feb, 2011
Here's the latest bad news for Microsoft's mobile phone strategy: the decade-old Windows Mobile platform outsold the slick new Windows Phone 7 platform in ...

Turn Your iPhone Into a Fake Windows Phone 7 With This Hack

Wired News - Brian X. Chen - 1 Feb, 2011
Maybe Windows Phone 7 can gain some presence with the help of the iPhone's hacker community. Recently released as a public beta, ...

Microsoft Gears Up For Mobile Assault, Stock Smells Like $32

Forbes (blog) - 1 Feb, 2011
Microsoft has long ruled the world of PCs but now it's trying to make a push into mobile devices, given that growth in mobile devices such as smartphone and ...

Windows Phone 7 app developers get first payments

ZDNet UK - Josh Lowensohn - ‎Jan 31, 2011‎
Microsoft has begun the process of paying Windows Phone 7 developers for their work, three months ...

Windows Phone 7 Off to a Slow Start in Fourth Quarter, as Android Smartphone ...

San Francisco Chronicle (press release) - ‎Jan 31, 2011‎
As the first Windows Phone 7 models hit stores during the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2010, the Android smartphone operating system (OS) significantly increased ...

Windows Phone 7 devs get long-awaited pay day

ZDNet Asia - Josh Lowensohn - ‎Jan 30, 2011‎
It's been several months since the launch of Windows Phone 7, and app developers ...

Microsoft Claims 2 Million Windows Phone 7 Shipments

PC World - John Cox - ‎Jan 30, 2011‎
A Microsoft executive said this week the company shipped more than 2 million copies of its revamped operating system, ...

Office 2010 sales power record Microsoft quarter

Computerworld - Gregg Keizer - ‎Jan 30, 2011‎
Computerworld - Sales of Office 2010 -- especially to consumers -- fueled Microsoft's record quarter, the company and analysts said last ...

Windows Phone 7's Big Update Not For January

InformationWeek (blog) - Ed Hansberry - ‎Jan 28, 2011‎
Way back in October, Microsoft's Andy Lees confirmed that copy and paste would be coming the platform and it would happen in "early 2011. ...

Yahoo blamed for Windows Phone 7 bug

PC Pro - Nicole Kobie - 1 Feb, 2011
Earlier this month, users reported their handsets were sending large packets of data, even when apparently in standby mode, pushing some ...

Windows Phone 7 Numbers Microsoft Does Not Want You To Know

Techie Insider - Patrick Gassert - 1 Feb, 2011
Many have been wondering just how successful the Windows Phone 7 is in the market place and Microsoft has not been forthcoming with the actual sales of ...

Microsoft pins WP7 bug blame on Yahoo!

HEXUS - Sarah Griffiths - 1 Feb, 2011
Microsoft has revealed that Yahoo! is responsible for the 'phantom data' problems blighting Windows Phone 7 handsets. The software giant vowed to ...

Windows Phone 7 Live Tiles Theme Comes To iPhone & iPod Touch With OS7

VeryRite - 1 Feb, 2011
No doubt that Windows Phone 7 is a great success for Microsoft. The WP7 offers an attractive interface. The tile-like navigation in the interface fascinates ...

Yahoo Mail blamed for Windows Phone 7 'phantom data' leak

CNET UK - Luke Westaway - 1 Feb, 2011
Some mobiles running Windows Phone 7 have been the victim of a 'phantom data leak', ...

Microsoft blames Yahoo for Windows Phone 7 data spikes

PC Advisor - Carrie-Ann Skinner - 1 Feb, 2011
Over the past few weeks, some users have complained of occasional very high data use on their Windows Phone 7 handsets, usage that seems to take place ...

Windows Phone 7 Data Leak Umasked As Yahoo Mail

Gadget news and reviews - 1 Feb, 2011
Knowing exactly what your smartphone is doing has never been so important, we always hear horror stories of mobile users leaving roaming on when they abroad ...

Yahoo Mail to blame for Windows Phone 7 data bug

DialtoSave - 1 Feb, 2011
Microsoft has revealed that Yahoo Mail is to blame for the “phantom data” bug affecting Windows Phone 7 handsets, after the issue was revealed at the start ...

 

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