Late last week I came into possession of an old AT&T Tilt 8925.At one point in time this was an impressive piece of mobile technology, however I am sure we all know this is no longer the case.

This view can be accessed from the contact card or in the in-call screen during a phone conversation, ensuring the latest conversations are always at hand.

“As one of the first carriers to support Windows Mobile 6.5 in the U. and the largest distributor of Windows phones worldwide, AT&T has a long history of leadership in smartphones and Windows Mobile,” said Michael Woodward, vice president, Mobile Phone Portfolio, AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets.

(For the HTC PURE, pay $199.99 and receive $50 mail-in-rebate, for the HTC Tilt 2, pay $349.99 and receive a $50 mail-in-rebate. Messaging or Data package may be cancelled anytime.

Two-year agreement on a minimum $69.99 plan required.) Small business customers also can subscribe to AT&T’s new, industry-first Business Talk voice plans, which start at $60 a month for five users and 700 Anytime Minutes and can be expanded for $9.99 a line to accommodate up to 40 users and 20,000 Anytime Minutes. 2 AT&T Promotion Card: Card valid for 120 days wherever major credit cards accepted. Not redeemable for cash and cannot be used at ATMs or gas pumps. Early Termination Fee: None if cancelled in the first 30 days, but a restocking fee up to $35 may apply; thereafter up to $175. Allow 60 days for fulfillment of AT&T Promotion Card.

HTC PURE Leveraging HTC’s Touch FLO 3D experience, the all touch screen HTC PURE offers an advanced touch experience that is optimized for one-hand use, which further evolves the compact smartphone design.

Incorporating a large, brilliant 3.2-inch WVGA touch screen, the HTC PURE is crafted to fit perfectly into the hand and accentuates one’s sense of style.According to AT&T, the Pure will go on sale today, priced at 9.99 with a new contract and following a rebate.Meanwhile the Tilt2 will take a little longer to arrive – though AT&T say only a matter of weeks – priced at 9.99 after a rebate and assuming a new contract.“AT&T, by bringing out the both the HTC Pure with its touch slate, and the HTC Tilt 2 with its keyboard, gives people the ability to choose a Windows phone that matches their preference.” HTC Tilt 2 Designed for the business professional, the HTC Tilt 2 is designed with distinct style and strength while delivering the most powerful productivity experience available on a mobile phone.The HTC Tilt 2 features a high-resolution 3.6-inch widescreen WVGA display which can be easily tilted for an expanded viewing area and a large QWERTY keyboard, which is optimized for heavy email use.After Microsoft delivers Windows Marketplace later this year for other versions of Windows Mobile, AT&T will make it available to customers using those versions.