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GG Microsoft KIN studio

02/01/2011, You know when Thomas Alva Edison invented the light bulb, it took him over a 1,000 times before he achieved the feat, having said he found “1,000 ways not to build a light bulb” or something to that effect. Well, perhaps Microsoft has found a...

Leak: KIN Studio Closing Jan 31st, Free Replacement Phone

12/12/2010, If you glanced at the picture before reading this, you’ll probably know what it’s about. From January 31st, KIN studio will be closing permanently, turning the existing KIN phones into rather fancy looking phones with basic features. Users...

Microsoft Kin ONE and Kin TWO returns from the dead

11/18/2010, Verizon Wireless has ushered in the resurrection of the Microsoft Kin ONE and Kin TWO handsets, where the former will cost you $19.99 while the latter is slightly more than double the price at $49.99, where either way you will still be tied down to a...

Microsoft Kin flop: blame the pricing

07/08/2010, Plenty of websites have been hammering Microsoft about the failure of the Kin “texter” phone. Some people refer to it as a “new chapter in the long history of Failure”, and point to the low number of units sold:...

Microsoft kills off KIN phones

06/30/2010, It isn’t even three months since the Microsoft KIN phones were announced, and now we have official confirmation that this line of cloud phones will be killed off in the manner where it will not be released in Europe, considering how poor sales in...

Microsoft Kin update rumored to arrive this summer

06/29/2010, Word on the street has it that Microsoft’s Kin range of phones might very well receive a software update sometime later this summer. For all three Kin users out there, what would you like to see included in the new software update? Could it be...

Kin Media Sync for Mac works like magic

05/13/2010, Or rather, as it should. Mark/Space is offering a semi-official solution that allows the Kin to synchronize its contents with a Mac platform, and considering the Kin is a Windows Phone device, this will probably be more or less what Windows Phone 7 Mac...

Microsoft Kin One and Two Pricing, Specs and Release Date

05/04/2010, We gave you an early peek at the upcoming Microsoft Kin One and Kin Two phones, and we told you that they were coming on Verizon’s network this month. Well, the time has come and we have the details about the launch, the specifications and most...

Microsoft Kin User Interface 8Mn Video Tour

04/13/2010, While “experts” are debating whether or not Microsoft is crazy or bright to get into the “texter” phone segment, check this 8mn video that shows you the Kin user interface an all the main features. Assuming that pricing isn’t...

Microsoft Kin Cloud Phones Launched

04/12/2010, Microsoft has just launched its new phone service called Kin, along with two devices, named Kin 1 (Kin 1 photo gallery) and Kin 2 (Kin 2 photo gallery). The idea was to create a phone for heavy texters and those who love to stay in touch with friends and...

Microsoft Mystery Event Unfolds Today

04/12/2010, We’re heading to a Microsoft Event today, and we’re not 100% sure about what to expect. The word on the street is that Microsoft will announce new phones, codenamed Pure and Turtle, for the Verizon network. The new phones are aimed at...