Windows Phone 8 Live

Windows Phone 8 Live Blog

We're here, live in San Francisco for Microsoft's full unveiling of Windows Phone 8. The live event kicks off at 10am PT / 1pm ET, but we're getting the live chat going early. Join in on the live blog and chat action below! You can also visit our enhanced full-width live blog at and a live video stream is also available (requires silverlight).




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schlubadub says:

Damnit... It's almost midnight here! I'm so tempted to stay up for another hour and call in sick at work in the morning :P

melvinmajor says:

Damn... Do you really want to have less money ?? Don't forget time is money ;)

jdep1 says:

Some of us are lucky to work for companies that pay us even if we call in :)

schlubadub says:

I thought everyone in the world had paid sick-leave? Well, everyone on a salary i.e. not contractors

Fuck that go to work

jabtano says:

You can do it......

More for 7.8, please!! Even though I'm getting a 920.

kenzibit says:

Staaayyyy uuupp....I'm in the lab right now....wanna finish my experiments and go watch.

macastle says:

Sooooooo excited for this event. VIVA MICROSOFT!

onysi says: is being announced today. Yeeaaaa

Jay Bennett says:

I highly doubt that!

jdep1 says:

Let the boy dream. MS kept there os secured till today something Apple & Google can't say they done by the way Android 4.2 leaked out

Natebird says:

Nope just WP8 today showing all features :D

Damn hurricane was good for good for gettin me outta work today and tomorrow! Lets go WP8 Launch.

Shobiz says:

Right. I was thinking the same thing.

aubreyq says:

Same here. Didn't have to go to work ;-)

Sandro1893 says:

Can I watch it on my lumia 900? Hope so because im without pc right now!!!

Sarang68 says:

Go to the wpcentral website. Click on the live video link. It will ask you to install Silverlight or play in Windows media player. Do the latter & you are a cool cucumber!!

upupandawol says:

Ooooo MAN I COMPLETELY FORGOT... there was a surface phone looming in the wild.

upupandawol says:

Or the possibility of one!*

franknyarkoh says:

Hay guys, I just came from lectures can u tell me some of the new features of wp8?

willied says:

It hasn't happened yet.

ricardios says:

Please post a link to the recorded conference afterwards. Thanks

lubbalots says:

I'm confused here! I live in Minnesota and its 3min to noon. What time does this thing start!!!!

Vertisan says:

Daniel, where are you sitting?

lubbalots says:

K got it. Watching live on my HTC radar.

Residing says:

So cool - Jessica Alba in the promo vid for WP8 as 'The Working Mom'.  Explains why she has the L920 before the rest of us!

nizzon says:

No word of Instagram. I guess it is one of those 4 top50 apps still not available on WP. FUCK. 

iggypop120 says:

Whole lot of meh so far.

lubbalots says:

The meh part is the damb exclusive phones!

WinFan1 says:

Ffs late fucking November???? Another fucking month what the fuck is the deal....

WinFan1 says:

Still no goddamn prices on the fucking lumia 920....

iggypop120 says:

Giving away phones to the media sure is a way to get on their good side

lubbalots says:

Fucking exclusivity thing is killing me! First the L920 and now the Ativ S "Odyssey". Where the flubber is tmo's exclusive phone!?

Dethzilla says:

How the heck do they not talk about 7.8!!!! God D**nit!!!! 

hid713 says:

Guess that's how they roll. Seems like they want to put that behind them and never look back.

thecrispy says:

Thanks for everything. Keep everything up. WPCentral and GoGo FTW!!!