They never said that it was innovative, AppleInsider is just reporting that they like Apple did will be having a curated central store for downloading applications. Why all the hate? What did Microsoft do to you?
"Moving on to discuss the current patent situation, Jha reassured investors that Motorola Mobility has a healthy intellectual property portfolio. According to him, Motorola has "one of the strongest IP portfolios" in 4G wireless networking, 2G, 3G and battery management."
Last time I checked the enemy here is Android, not Windows Phone. Also I think Windows Phone is a very fluid and nice experience and I think in the next 3-4 years, the battle will be right back to who its always been between: Microsoft vs Apple.