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Microsoft has finally run out of Windows Phone stock
It has been almost three years since Microsoft launched the last Lumia branded Windows Phone. While the Redmond giant has completely cut off ties with mobile hardware, we saw third-party OEMs like HP launch Windows Phone. The last...
Windows 10 on ARM spreads to more prototype Windows Phones
We reported a day ago that the UEFI bootloader which allowed Windows 10 for ARM to be loaded onto the RX-130 Lumia 950 prototype has been released Tmsix and is now being distributed to other hackers. We have now seen the fruit o...
Instagram is back for Windows Phone, but with a catch
We reported earlier that after a recent update for Instagram for Windows, which brought a number of small features such as threaded comments, the UWP app was no longer available for Windows Phone. It was speculated then that the a...
Windows 10 on ARM UEFI boot manager for Lumia 950 leaked
We reported 6 weeks ago that a hacker named Tmsix has managed to boot Windows 10 on ARM on a Lumia 950 prototype, but that he was unwilling to share the UEFI bootloader with the wider community, making the achievement somewhat ...
Instagram app no longer available for Windows Phone in the Microsoft Store
The Instagram app for Windows 10 had a recent update, and while it did not appear to bring much new, it appears the main effect was to remove Windows 10 Mobile handsets from the list of supported devices. A reader has written sayi...
Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 Mobile Build 15254.369
Microsoft has rolled out a new Cumulative Update to Windows 10 Mobile, bringing along important bug fixes and improvements, but of course not any new features The build number, 15254.369, is still a Feature 2 build and has the fol...
Microsoft confirms PWAs won’t be fully functional on Windows 10 Mobile
Today, it was discovered that Microsoft had begun uploading progressive web apps into the Windows Store. Apps like Skyscanner, Oyster and Men’s Wearhouse, among others. Unfortunately for excited Windows 10 Mobile users, thes...
WhatsApp may be working on a Business app for Windows Phone: Update – or maybe not
WhatsApp for Business is a special WhatsApp Messenger app for small business users which let them offer customer service to regular WhatsApp users using a verified profile and special analytics tools not available to regular Whats...
HP Elite x3 now available for just $299 from Microsoft
HP Elite x3 device is now available for just $299 (save $500) from Microsoft Store US. The Elite x3 puts the power of a PC in the palm of your hand. It comes with a brilliant 5.96-inch WQHD AMOLED multi-touch display, a 16MP rear...
Windows Store loses another Universal app as USAA Bank ends support
Unfortunately today we have another banking app to add to the list departing the Windows Store platform. As before, the USAA banking app started on Windows Phone, but in 2015 became a UWP app for both Windows and Windows 10 Mobile...
Windows Phone users lose two major banking apps in Australia
Due to their exclusive nature and general convenience, banking apps are very important for a mobile platform, and recently we, unfortunately, have had to report on these apps leaving the Windows Phone platform. Today two importan...
Another ex-Windows Phone exec weights in on the OS’s failure, blames OEMs and carriers
The departure of Microsoft’s Terry Myerson has drawn out some commentary regarding the highest-profile failure during his tenure – that of Microsoft’s Windows Phone initiative. Mr Myerson has already placed the b...
Ring Video shuts the door on their Windows Mobile app, and this time it’s Microsoft’s fault
One of the reasons I chose a Ring Video Doorbell for my home was its good support for Windows and Windows Phone. From the 10th April 2018 however, for Windows 10 Mobile at least, this will be a moot point, as the app will no longe...
Outgoing Windows chief blames Windows Phone’s failure on Windows CE
Much has been written about the failure of Windows Phone, but we often hear a version closer to the truth when staff leave Microsoft than while they are still in the employment of the Seattle software giant. One of the biggest dep...
Fitbit app for Windows 10 updated with support for new smartwatches
Fitbit has released an update to their Windows 10 UWP app, taking it to version 2.31.1479. The update support for the new Fitbit Versa, Fitbit’s smaller and cheaper smartwatch designed for the mass market. Fitbit has continu...
Microsoft releases new Windows 10 Mobile cumulative update
Microsoft has rolled out patches to Windows 10 Mobile users on the Creators Update and the Anniversary Update, after rolling out updates to users on Feature 2 last week. The changes to look for are 15063.966 and 14393.2126 wh...