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Microsoft claims its next major OS update will blow away Android browsing

Microsoft claims its next major OS update will blow away Android browsing

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Youtube link for mobile viewingSo at Microsoft's MIX developer conference today in Las Vegas, Microsoft VP of Windows Phone Program Management Joe Belfiore did a little HTML test showing IE9 on a future version of Windows Phone. And it appears to blow the Nexus S and iPhone 4 out of the water. What's odd is that I can't even get the Nexus One I have here to run it that well. Want to try...

HTC to pay royalties to Microsoft after being told Android steps on its patents

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Microsoft issued a news release late late night, announcing it signed a patent agreement with HTC over its entire line of smartphones running the Android operating system. Specific terms of the deal, including how many patents or what they cover, were not immediately released. Microsoft's statement did say the agreement "provides broad coverage under Microsoft's patent portfolio for HTC...