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Tuesday, Nov 27
2012, 11:54 AM
Anyone up for more smartphone rumors? Sometimes-accurate Digitimes claims Foxconn has landed...
Anyone up for more smartphone rumors? Sometimes-accurate Digitimes claims Foxconn has landed orders from Microsoft (MSFT) and Amazon (AMZN) to build smartphones that will launch in mid-2013. Neither tech giant, of course, is new to smartphone speculation (I, II) - multiple sources have reported Microsoft views an internally-developed phone as a backup plan if Q4 Windows Phone 8 launches flop. The first datapoints for Nokia's WP8 Lumia launches are solid, but it's still early in the game.