Is Microsoft Abandoning Windows Phone?

Last week Microsoft released a new wearable fitness device rather blandly named “The Microsoft Band“.  Surprisingly enough it’s getting good reviews as both a fitness device and a wearable smartphone extension.  But under the covers of the sudden success is a more troubling question for Windows mobile developers.  Following in the footsteps of the Office mobile…

Has Apple Jumped The Shark?

Last week’s iPad/Mac announcements have left more than a few people wondering “Where’s our one more thing?”  This follows a less than mind blowing iPhone launch in which Apple released hardware that by modern smartphone standards is 3 year old technology.  Apple was even beaten to the punch on wearables with Samsung, LG, and Motorola all releasing…