I don’t watch that many Microsoft TV ads. Maybe because they’re mostly shown in the US or UK? I rarely see them where I watch TV, but every now and then, Microsoft release an ad that’s so bad it’s a must-see. Like the one with Microsoft Songsmith. If you haven’t seen it yet, you can check it out right here (warning: might give you the goose bumps):
Did you notice how they ran Microsoft Songsmith on a MacBook Pro? Funny.
Let’s move on to what this post is really about: Windows Phone 7.
Microsoft just released their first video-based advertisement for Windows Phone 7, and I’m pleased to say, it’s actually not bad. It’s not an ad that takes your breath away, but at least it doesn’t give you the goose bumps either. It shows you some of the things you can do with Windows Phone 7 (obviously they don’t show you Flash, multitasking or copy/paste, as it doesn’t have that…). Here it is: