While design may have nabbed Windows Phone numerous awards, there’s no doubt that Windows Phone 8 was intended as much a business-facing solution as a consumer product. Today’s executives mix work and play, so it’s no surprise that Microsoft threw almost every brand they owned into Windows Phone.
But this is the age of the upstart, where Redmond’s advantages in productivity and entertainment have been matched or even supplanted by small, nimble developers. Big names don’t count as much as the little apps, and that’s where some Windows Phone owners and naysayers say the platform is falling behind.
I don’t think that’s necessarily true, and hope to dispel that with this series of blog posts.
I’ll be looking at Windows Phone productivity hacks and great apps to get things done – so do follow my blog!