In an effort to build momentum for their Windows Phone 7 mobile devices, Microsoft will be giving more than 90,000 Microsoft employees a free Windows Phone 7 device. The Windows Phone 7 name was changed earlier this year from Windows Phone 7 Series. Apparently, MS thought that having the word Series in the name was too general. I think Microsoft giving away free Windows Phone 7’s to all of their employees is a great idea and perhaps even foreshadowing the future when all mobile phones will be free. Windows Phone 7 is expected to be released by Christmas 2010.
Here’s a Windows Phone 7 video: