While it's something we all knew was coming, LG has used its CES press event to confirm the presence of Windows Mobile 7 this year.
There was some speculation that mobile sporting the OS wouldn't be around until 2011, and even the OS itself still doesn't have a definitive launch date, but LG appears to have qualmed fears.
However, the company is not showing any actual Windows Mobile 7-based phones as yet, so it's fair to assume there won't be any shock announcements at Mobile World Congress next month.
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Similarly, there was no definitive date for Microsoft's new platform, which has been said to carry cool things like Xbox Live compatibility and Zune-like media playback.
But confirmation is always good with matter like this – now all eyes and ears turn to Microsoft's CES talk to see if we can nab any further information.