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We don’t know when Windows Phone 7.8 will be rolling out to current handsets, but it is seeming less likely the roll-out will be as smooth as we first believed when Microsoft said they would take direct charge of it and ensure all handsets are upgraded. If you own a first generation Windows Phone flashing a custom ROM may be…

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The HTC Surround was not the most successful Windows Phone, and may in fact have been the least, using its bulk for speakers instead of the more useful keyboard and with the Zune media player not even supporting landscape mode fully. It seems however HTC has not let the idea die, and has been working on more designs for the…

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Telus has posted a support page advising users that the 8107 “disappearing keyboard” update for Windows Phone 7 is now available, fixing a number of issues. The updates are available for the LG Optimus 7 and the HTC Surround and can be accessed by connecting your phone to your desktop via USB and using desktop Zune to check for updates…

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Click for full size WPCentral reports that AT&T has marked their current Windows Phone 7 line-up, including the Samsung Focus, LG Quantum, HTC Surround and also the HTC HD7s as end of life, meaning current stock will be sold-out but not replenished. Fortunately AT&T has already announced their new Windows Phone 7.5 line-up, including the Samsung Focus S, HTC Titan…

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It appears the HTC Surround, always a rather odd duck entertainment device, has received its curtain call, as a search on both AT&T and Telus’s websites will show the device to be no longer available. Hopefully this is to make way for another entertainment-focussed device, the HTC Titan, although it would have been an even better substitute if the Titan…

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Is a HTC Surround successor on the way? We are expecting a few new HTC Windows Phone 7 handsets this autumn, so the two new HTC device names just trademarked may be relevant to our interests. HTC has asked for protection for two new devices, which may be smartphones or tablets. One is the HTC Enamor (presumably a device aimed…

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The HTC Surround had been left behind when Microsoft started rolling out the NoDo update for AT&T. They did not have to wait too long however, with MobilityDigest reporting their phones are now receiving the software update. Now of course they are only one update behind, with the security update unfortunately not bundled in ;) Via MobilyDigest.com Thanks Sam for…

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