I think there is an error in the story.
T-Mobile will no doubt be selling the 530 OFF contract. Just as they sold the 520 and the 635 off contract ($129) currently at the Microsoft store....
I could rant for days how MSFT and NOK completely threw away the 520 win.
In my view anyone within 100 feet of that debacle should be fired today and replace with a trained seal, because at...
a day late and a dollar short seems to be an ongoing issue for Microsoft.
Buying NOK is great, but they also needed to get the NOK people on board right away.
For years I have...
I believe the OEMs abandoned Microsoft long before. Microsoft is simply responding to being pushed aside.
I can only guess Microsoft wants to get sued by the EU or some such.