Sources say a Samsung handset running the Tizen OS is incoming, though it'll face challenges.
Lowell McAdam told investors Friday the Korean company has the hardware to take on Apple iOS and Google Android.
Despite the fact Bada is growing faster than Windows Phone, it looks like it and Tizen have been shelved for now.
Apple has dug up some interesting information on a patent deal it pitched to its rival Samsung a few years ago.
Samsung is looking to become the top dog in the world of multi-platform messaging as it rolls out ChatOn to BlackBerry.