The dust has quickly settled from Microsoft's launch of Windows Mobile 6.5 and the introduction of the Windows phone. The launch drew mixed reactions ranging from the positive to the down right hostile. Having seen cooked versions of Windows Mobile 6.5 as well as the numerous screen shots and reports the actually release of WM 6.5 wasn't earth shattering.
Did Microsoft accomplish what they set out to do with Windows Mobile 6.5? One article described the Windows Mobile 6.5 launch week as "Microsoft Mobile's worst week ever". Ease on past the break to see why I think most of these naysayers may be missing the boat.