Microsoft launches new mobile phone

Computer giant Microsoft has launched a new mobile phone called the Kin which is geared towards young users who are interested in file sharing and social networking.

Computer giant Microsoft has launched a new mobile phone called the Kin which is geared towards young users who are interested in file sharing and social networking.

The Kin comes with a high-res camera, and is the first phone to access Microsoft's Zune music service.

Kin handsets will go on sale in the US in May.

In Europe, the Kin models will be available on the Vodafone network some time in the Autumn.

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