Microsoft investigating the use of Live Services running on hacked HTC HD2′s running Windows Phone 7

Pocketnow asked Microsoft for comments about the recent hacks that enable the HTC HD2 to run Windows Phone 7 and the vast number of user are getting product keys from Microsoft’s (by phoning MS and lying to them to get the key) to enable the live services on the device.

“Microsoft does make product keys available for select support scenarios” but “these keys are not intended to allow for the installation of software onto unsupported hardware. We are investigating whether or not additional steps are needed to discourage the improper use of product keys”.

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HTC HD2 Windows Phone 7 ROM released! But still no Live Services

The port of Windows Phone 7 to the HTC HD2 that has been underway for a while now has finally come to fruition with the first public release of an experimental LEO_WP7 ROM courtesy of the DFT (Dark Forces Team). So what is this all about? Well, you can finally play around with Windows Phone 7 on your trusty old HTC HD2 but without access to any Live services which kinda renders the whole thing useless IMO. You can grab it from here ..if you understand Chinese.. Anyway, just read my newly posted:

HUGE Windows Phone 7 Review

…to see what will be missing without access to the Live services.

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