Microsoft To Unveil New Phone

Software developer giant Microsoft will unveil its newest phone on Monday at San Francisco. Microsoft teamed up with Verizon to introduce two new feature phones named Turtle and Pure.

Both slider phones will feature a touch screen and a keyboard. Microsoft intended these phones to¬†focus on people who’s active in social networking. An added bonus to these phones would be the ability to access the Zune‘s music service; which is a first of its kind.

Though not intended to directly compete with the iPhone, the Turtle and the Pure is expected to help Microsoft regain its footing in the phone industry while adding the Zune community might also strike interest to its would-be target consumers.