Mr. Blurrycam strike...

We’ve been waiting for Mr. Blurrycam to strike and he finally has! WMPowerUser received an anonymous tip of what looks like a picture of a slideshow presentation from Nokia on their Nokia 703 phone — which bares a striking resemblance to the “leaked” Nokia Sea Ray device,...

Windows Phone Connec...

Microsoft has released an update for Windows Phone Connector for Mac late Tuesday. The Windows Phone Connector for Mac software is a, as some might call it, bit watered down version of the Zune software — both of which are used to sync media between WP7 and Zune devices on Mac and...

Rapper Chamillionair...

So if you’re keeping count: we’ve got a comic strip creator, a technology reporter and podcaster, a basketball player, and now the next person to take the Windows Phone Challege (WPC, from here on out) is rapper Chamillionaire. Dilbert creator Scott Adams mainly started the WPC...

Two 3rd party Window...

We’ve all seen applications run on the new Windows 8 Metro UI look back when Microsoft unveiled the new operating system. But those Windows 8 apps were built by Microsoft specifically to show them off. Now, a couple of new app portfolios discovered by ZDNet, created by third party...

Job posting hints at...

Rumor has it that Microsoft is gearing up to release an official SkyDrive application for their Windows Phone platform. Now, a new job posting hints that the SkyDrive clients and applications will become multi-platform. The filing, first spotted by LiveSide, is looking for a software engineer...

HTC Windows Phone 7....

HTC’s Windows Phone 7.5 Mango devices were reported to be codenamed Omega and Eternity, but as it turns out, they will have completely different names once they hit the market. The final names of Omega and Eternity will be HTC Radar and HTC Titan, respectively, according to WMPowerUser....

Japanese Windows Pho...

Something we here at Zunited have been a little wary of is that the different services on Windows Phone don’t exactly translate back to one single brand that can be identified easily. It seems Microsoft is looking for a solution to that problem as the Japanese version of the official...

Windows Phone 7.5 Ma...

500 features is right! You never know what else Windows Phone 7.5, also known as Mango, has up its sleeve. Another surprise feature: Hotspot, which is a way to share internet access from your phone with other mobile devices via WiFi. The picture to the left shows a Samsung Focus using the...

HTC announcement Sep...

It’s been a pretty busy week! And sometimes we can get caught up with all the news and, leaving some stuff un-posted. But here’s what we missed this week thus far. HTC has announced it will have an event take place on September 1st where it reportedly plans to unveil not one, but...

Microsoft offering w...

Director of Windows Phone Apps (and Zunited-proclaimed Windows Phone warrior as of now!) Brandon Watson is not backing down. Next on his list to shift focus to Windows Phone: offering webOS developers the tools they need to be successful on Microsoft’s mobile platform. “To any...

Molly Wood’s W...

Dilbert creator Scott Adams chose Windows Phone as the victor against iPhone and Android, but Molly Wood isn’t exactly as adoring of the operating system. Her verdict is out. “It’s kind of on the friendship ladder. I like [Windows Phone], but I don’t love it,”...

LA Clippers’ B...

You may have seen that Director of Windows Phone Apps Brandon Watson asked an aggravated-with-his-iPhone Blake Griffin if he wanted to try out a Windows Phone on Twitter, but what we missed was that Griffin accepted the challenge. He now joins the ranks of Dilbert creator Scott Adams and...

New job posting sugg...

Microsoft could finally be taking steps to integrate the smaller of its three screens: phone and computer. A new job posting, spotted by WMPowerUser, filed by Microsoft looking for a software engineer to join the Windows Phone team suggests just that. “We are building connections...

Microsoft takes on G...

Microsoft, via Bing, announced yesterday that it has decided to get in the location services game with a new application for Windows Phone, titled We’re In. The applications allows you to share your location with friends and family. “We’re In makes organizing get-togethers,...

Microsoft: Windows 8...

Microsoft all but explicitly stated they will be offering public test copies of Windows 8 in an “easy” and non-secret manner. At least, that’s what the company’s official Windows 8 BUILD conference Twitter profile is stating. First spotted by WinRumors, the Twitter...

AT&T ‘str...

AT&T is poised to remove the individual $10 per month text messaging plan it currently provides, for 1,000 messages in and out, on Sunday, August 21st. The news was first reported by Engadget which received a screenshot of an upcoming AT&T policy which showed the company would only...

‘Dilbert’...

Director of Windows Phone Apps Brandon Watson recently offered Dilbert creator Scott Adams and CNET’s Molly Wood to take on the Windows Phone Challenge: both were frustrated by their Android phones, so Watson gave them a device and if they didn’t like it he would donate $1,000 to...

New Xbox Dashboard l...

The Xbox fall dashboard has leaked and it contains a few surprises the public wasn’t already aware of. For one, Skype integration will be readily available on the dashboard, though it wasn’t exactly specified how it will work for multiple parties. Skype as of now doesn’t...

Report: Microsoft wa...

Google announced it had entered in a definitive agreement to acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion this morning, but reports are claiming that Microsoft wanted to buy the company as well. GigaOM reports that the software company was in talks with Motorola to acquire the company....

Motorola Windows Pho...

Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha may be open to switching his focus from Android to Windows Phone, but we’re guessing Google isn’t exactly okay with that strategy. Neither will whoever takes over Motorola Mobility, as Google is poised to acquire the company for a very cool $12.5 billion,...

Joe Belfiore calls S...

Yesterday, Zunited updated about a report from Pocket-lint that claimed Windows Phone 7.5, also known as Mango, would be released on September 1st. The report, however, did not indicate if that was a software launch or a launch of a Mango device. Though, that could be neither here nor there;...

Xbox 360 will transi...

“If you really love the idea of a glossy console: don’t wait much longer.” Those are words from a blog post update on Larry Hryb’s Major Nelson website, that’s because starting soon — very — Microsoft will be transitioning all Xbox 360 S consoles from their...

Xbox LIVE Rewards gl...

Some Xbox LIVE users started noticing that Microsoft was adding extra Points to their accounts out of nowhere on Thursday. These users saw increases in the thousands to their accounts sporadically. It all began with Xbox user bentleyma who started a thread on the official Xbox Forum after he...

Report: Windows Phone 7.5 Mango to launch September 1st Aug11

Report: Windows Phon...

Windows Phone 7.5, codename Mango, will launch starting September 1st according to a report by Pocket-lint. Though it’s no surprise, and keep in mind that this isn’t a confirmation either, since rumors began circulating of a September release and an accidental confirmation on...

Motorola ‘comp...

During an appearance Tuesday at Oppenheimer’s Technology & Communications Conference in Boston, Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha said he “is completely open” to creating a relationship with Microsoft and Windows Phone despite the patent battles both companies have been fighting...