Not to be outdone by Apple Inc, Microsoft has announced that it has pushed the release schedule for their own multimedia phone/player package.
They noted that they were not as far along as Apple is, but wanted to cash in on the buzz, and just couldn't wait to get some of the details worked out. I note that it has the usual Microsoft form factor.
Here is their phone, the ZunePhone:
We'll have to see how they work out the details, but the proto looks promising.
Sorry - I couldn't help myself - this is kind of a placeholder post. I'm a little buried right now, but I'll be back shortly, to post some better meaningful, cogent, thought-provoking drivel.