Microsoft Kin: Danger is My Middle Name

The new phones from Microsoft’s Project Pink have just been announced and they’re called the Kin One and Kin Two. If you missed the live stream announcement that just ended, check out the Kin website for more information, or the cache of Engadget’s live blog. The phones were demo’d by alum, Derek Snyder, and they are directly targeted at the social crowd of users who love to share the lives. Robbie Bach calls this Lifecasting. has some details on the specs. It sounds like a couple of very nice little feature phones with great cameras and a cool social experience. What do you think? A good weekend phone perhaps?

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Adam Z. Lein
Adam has had interests in combining technology with art since his first use of a Koala pad on an Apple computer. He currently has a day job as a graphic designer, photographer, systems administrator and web developer at a small design firm in Westchester, NY. His love of technology extends to software development companies who have often implemented his ideas for usability and feature enhancements. Mobile computing has become a necessity for Adam since his first Uniden UniPro PC100 in 1998. He has been reviewing and writing about smartphones for since they first appeared on the market in 2002. Read more about Adam Lein!