Nokia And Microsoft Will Announce A New Windows Phone On September 5

Steve Ballmer Stephen Elop CES Microsoft NokiaNokia CEO Stephen Elop watches his old boss Steve Ballmer at CES in January.

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Invites are going out today for a joint Microsoft and Nokia event in New York.The event is almost certainly for a new phone from Nokia powered by Microsoft’s next mobile operating system called Windows Phone 8.

Windows Phone 8 won’t be ready until this fall, so it’s likely Nokia’s won’t have too many solid details on the new phone. 

However, this could be a great opportunity to get a more detailed look at some of the user-facing features coming to Windows Phone 8.

Click here to see what we know about Windows Phone 8 so far >

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