Nice Job, Bing: Android Now Less Interesting to Me

The Bing team today unveiled turn-by-turn directions for Windows Phones. Now for those that know me, you may know that I currently am using an Android phone (yeah, yeah, I work for Microsoft and use an Android phone; it happens). And one of the reasons specifically was for the free GPS app available via Google.

Having a phone with this kind of app makes my life less complicated, as it removes one more gadget from my life that I’d just as soon not have separately.┬áBut lately my Android phone has felt sluggish (it’s a G1), and with this announcement, I think it’s safe to say that I’m looking at getting myself a nice new Windows Phone 7 this holiday season. Anyone else making a major phone change soon?

  • CIndy

    yea, my G1 has been sluggish for the last half year and recently I'm having trouble getting the dang thing charged fully (even after being plugged in for 6 hrs!), and battery drain from apps freezing is killing me.

    CHANGE PLEASE!

    fingers crossed for the Windows Phone 7 being completely awesome by the time my contracts runs up

  • Funny how the G1 seemed super cool at first and now is slow with lots of problems. I swear my behavior hasn't changed much! But the phone feels like it has…

  • Funny how the G1 seemed super cool at first and now is slow with lots of problems. I swear my behavior hasn't changed much! But the phone feels like it has…