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Did you know that the first Microsoft phones were a $1 billion fiasco?

Did you know that the first Microsoft phones were a $1 billion fiasco?

posted: 06 Jul 2014, 17:00

Microsoft tried to lure young phone users several years ago by launching two handsets with social networking built into their core...

Microsoft knew its Kin phones sucked before it released them (and it still did!)

Microsoft knew its Kin phones sucked before it released them (and it still did!)

posted: 20 Nov 2012, 02:43

Microsoft Kin pre-release testing. What? Yes, you probably thought it never happened, judging by how sucky the two Kin phones turned out to be, but the sad truth is…

KIN Studio has officially ceased its operations for good

KIN Studio has officially ceased its operations for good

posted: 01 Feb 2011, 12:28

Making good on their promise, it seems that the KIN Studio is no longer active online. Just as a refresher, the KIN Studio was an online management system for owners which enabled them to view content...

Verizon to shutter The KIN Studio next month, offers users a free 3G phone

Verizon to shutter The KIN Studio next month, offers users a free 3G phone

posted: 11 Dec 2010, 15:41

On January 31st, Verizon will close the KIN Studio which will prevent users from doing anything over the air except use your Zune pass on Wi-Fi and email; to make amends, Big Red will give KIN owners any 3G phone...

Verizon relaunching the KIN duo today, this time as feature phones

Verizon relaunching the KIN duo today, this time as feature phones

posted: 18 Nov 2010, 05:46

The phones appear as the KIN ONEm and KIN TWOm in Big Red's system, sold online today, and on December 2nd in-stores. This time Verizon has classified them as as feature phones that will not require a data plan...

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