MobileTechRoundup show #222; Nokia N8, G2, WP7, and Android

Summary:We spent over an hour talking about some new devices and a new operating system in Windows Phone 7. There is a lot going on in the mobile space as holiday buying season kicks in.

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New devices are coming out in time for the holidays and to kick off MobileTechRoundup show #222 Kevin and I talked about our experiences with the Nokia N8. I received a G2 to check out right before the show and Kevin has one too so we gave some impressions. Windows Phone 7 was launched last week and Android stole the show at CTIA. Will Verizon get an iPhone? James also has a dual-boot Windows 7/Android device, but it seems there really isn't much of a place for such a beast.

Topics: Hardware, Enterprise Software, Microsoft, Mobility, Windows


Matthew Miller started using mobile devices in 1997 and has been writing news, reviews, and opinion pieces ever since. He is a co-host, with ZDNet's Kevin Tofel, of the MobileTechRoundup podcast and an author of three Wiley Companion series books. Matthew started using mobile devices with a US Robotics Pilot 1000 and has owned more than 2... Full Bio

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