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Google sends Oct. 29 invites, same day as Windows Phone 8 event


October 29 looks to be a busy day for smartphone news.

Google will hold a press event at 10 a.m. ET on October 29 in New York, CNET has shared, and is expected to make Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and Nexus phone announcements. The event will be streamed live at

It's the same day that Microsoft is set to officially reveal Windows Phone 8 at an event in San Francisco, with the first round of devices coming from Nokia, HTC, Samsung and Huawei.

Which has you more excited: Google or Microsoft? 


Total comments: 2
Simon Gallup

Takes a lot more than a new phone to "excite" me.... but I have to say Google (and the phones that support it) always have a more interesting product line than Windows or Apple.

Matt Manuel

I'm excited more for the Google Announcement. I'm curious about the MS announcement -- can the Windows Phone 8 devices compete?

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