Microsoft is planning to get future advantage of webOS’s by offering their developer community free phones, dev tools, and training. Now, you can see bellow in the Twitter the statement come from Brandon Watson – the senior director of Windows Phone 7 development in Microsoft.
According to Gsmarena, the company is in making its Windows Phone platform a serious contender on the market for mobile devices, which is currently dominated by Google’s Android OS, and Apple’s own iOS. A few months back, the software giant released an iOS to WP7 porting tool as well.
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