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Microsoft Open House – Windows Phone 7 Event Recap

On Monday morning Microsoft officially announced their reentry into the smartphone business with a new mobile operating system called Windows Phone 7. In the evening they hosted the Microsoft Open House featuring many of Microsoft’s products which are also components in Windows Phone 7. The products include … READ MORE


HTC HD7 Windows Phone 7 From T-Mobile

Yesterday, Microsoft officially unveiled their new smartphone operating system called Windows Phone 7 and with it came a number of hardware announcements as well. HTC announced five smartphones which should appeal to most customers interested in a new phone, one of them is the above HTC HD7. … READ MORE


Windows Phone 7: Ending Bad Phone Behavior With Better Phone Design

With the launch of the new Windows Phone 7 platform, Microsoft is also launching a funny campaign that pokes fun at the worlds addition to smartphones. While staged, these awkward situations can also be very real due to one’s smartphone usage. The new Windows Phone 7 will … READ MORE


Halo: Reach Raked In $200 Million Dollars Over 24 Hours Period

Apart from a week-long celebration of all that is design and fashion during the New York Fashion Week, it was also a time of elation for game fans in the U.S. as the much anticipated Halo: Reach released this past Tuesday, September 14th. The prequel to the … READ MORE


MSFT KIN Secret Pop-Up Concert Ft. The Ting Tings | Event Recap

In the world of iPhones and Blackberries and Androids, it seems almost impossible for any other phones to get a foothold in the cellular market, but, Microsoft, with the gusto they once served for launching XBOX against the Sony Play Station, has tapped into the world’s social … READ MORE


Freshness Week In Review – 4/12/2010 – 4/16/2010

In New York City, the April weather is always volatile. This week marks a dip back into the cold, but things are still happening around the world. For instance, people are still stealing street art (Banksy’s piece in Los Angeles have been removed) and Coachella is still … READ MORE


Microsoft unveils KIN – A High Concept Social Phone

Microsoft KIN ONE with packaging For those of you following our Freshness LiveBlog, you probably already saw a few teaser photos from the presentation we attended on Monday night. At the presentation Microsoft unveiled a new high concept social phone for the ‘sharing’ generation called the Microsoft … READ MORE


Xbox 360 – Grand Theft Auto IV (GTA 4) Edition

So the events led up to securing the console had the makings of a spy novel: a simple email with clandestine instructions, a meeting on the 13th floor within the Grand Lodge of the Free Masons, a darken conference room full of electronic gadgetries. Then, the trip … READ MORE


Zune Takeover 2 – Zune x GOODS

Following the release of 2 new models of the portable digital player, along with a collection of services and upgrades, plus the customizable Zune Originals, Zune just created a special collaborative series/project known as Zune Takeover 2. In each installment, Zune will collaborate with a boutique known … READ MORE

Freshness Feature: FUSED – Part 2

Written & Photos by Poe Produced by Poe To mark the 10th anniversary of GQ Magazine – Taiwan Edition, it and its sister publication Vogue Taiwan, hosted a memorable party last Friday, October 15th. The red carpeted gala took place at the roof top garden of Eslite … READ MORE

Freshness Feature: FUSED – Part 1

Written & Photos by Poe Produced by Poe In 1996, Conde Nast, the parent company of GQ, launched the first issue of GQ Taiwan, simply as a source of information on men’s fashion, on both international and domestic front. Since then, the magazine became a must have … READ MORE