Why Did Microsoft Remove Android App Support from Windows Phone?
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 As we all know by now, it’s all just a matter of time until Windows Phone/Windows 10 Mobile is being retired completely, as according to Microsoft’s own support schedule, security updates would only continue to be provided until mid-2019. In fact, one Microsoft employee says the company has already started ending support for Windows phones, whatever that means, since January, so the software giant itself seems to be in a rush to live in a world without Windows 10 Mobile. But as a Windows Phone diehard, I still can’t help but think at the one project that everyone believed it would save the platform and which was eventually pulled by Microsoft without providing us with too many specifics about its decision. Project Astoria was, without a doubt, the idea that could really fix one of Windows Phone’s biggest annoyances: the lack of app...
Smartphones running Windows Phone 7.5 or Windows 8 are no longer getting push notifications, after Microsoft announced it's pulled support. Windows Phone 8.1 will work as usual "at this time," and the current Windows 10 Mobile is still fully supported. However, Microsoft has said that Windows 10...
Microsoft has stated that it would love to work with Apple to add iMessage support on Windows 10. This statement comes days after Microsoft revealed its new... BGR India - TechnologyAlso reported by •The Next Web •PC World •The Verge •TechCrunch
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Despite Microsoft ending support for Windows XP back in 2014, it’s still in use around the world. The latest usage figures from NetMarketShare give the vintage... betanews - TechnologyAlso reported by •Fossbytes •The Verge
If you think about it, using a PC is kind of like working in two operating systems: Windows and your browser. I can have have five apps running in my taskbar,... The Next Web - InternetAlso reported by •betanews
Microsoft released a new version of its Windows 10 Insider Preview Build with a number of new features and changes. The company took to its Windows Blogs to post... BGR India - TechnologyAlso reported by •TechCrunch •betanews •The Verge
AT&T and Verizon Gear Up to Sell World's First Holographic Phone On Thursday, AT&T announced its customers can grab a RED Hydrogen One this summer, while Verizon will start selling its units later this.. Source: Wibbitz Top Stories -
Americans check their phones an average of 80 times a day while on vacation, with some checking their phone more than 300 times each day, according to new research. A study of 2,000 Americans found.. Source: SWNS STUDIO -
Microsoft has finally called a mulligan and will just replace Surface Pro 4 models that are experiencing screen flickering that makes the tablet-laptop hybrids unusable, Ars Technica reported... Source: Wochit -