Microsoft's Held a Funeral for the iPhone, in Photos
Microsoft Aims to Bury Its Past (and the iPhone)
Microsoft's celebration on Friday marking the completion Windows Phone 7 includes two hearses and a mock funeral for the iPhone.
BlackBerry also mourned
The funeral procession also includes a second hearse for the BlackBerry.
Bury the competition?
This banner boasts that Windows Phone 7 will bury the competition. Redmond's tough talk will be put to the test when the operating system debuts next month.
Mardi Gras in September
Many of the dozen or so floats in the parade on Friday were not funeral themed, such as this brightly colored entry.
Windows Phone 7 aims to be a Thriller
Part of the celebration for Windows Phone 7 included a staging of the Zombie dance number from Michael Jackson's Thriller video. It's on YouTube, though CNET is issuing a geek advisory alert.
Paying tribute to Metro
This float honors the "Metro" user interface in Windows Phone 7.