Microsoft has officially said in a blog post that only 13 Windows 10 based smartphones will be getting the new update.
Micosoft is believed to have pulled the plug on its Lumia range and also the accompanying fitness band, but looks like that doesn't mean the company has given up hope on building a smartphone.
Sales of Microsoft Azure doubled in its first quarter, propelling earnings above analysts' estimates and sending its shares to an all-time high.
The Nokia 216 is a new dual sim feature phone from Microsoft, and will be available in India from October 24, at Rs. 2495.
Thanks to a tweet by the official Lumia India’s Twitter account, the Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update will arrive on the 9th of August. The info has not been confirmed from Microsoft itself and the tweet itself has been removed.
Last June, Microsoft had announced it will cut 7,400 jobs from the smartphone business unit
"Nokia’s announced return to the smartphone and tablet markets will not be an easy mission," says Gartner analyst Anshul Gupta.
While Microsoft is already in the process of testing updates for Windows 10 Mobile Version 1511, there are reports of of the company internally testing Build 10586.218 which might be available as a cumulative update to Windows Insiders in the Release Preview Ring soon.
What Microsoft needs to do right now is put an end to everyone pointing fingers at its dying Windows Phones and just shut that department entirely.
For those in India waiting for low-cost Lumia smartphones that come packed with new-age Windows 10, there is still some time as the company is now focussed on re-branding and launching new generation smartphones to take on big players, a top Microsoft executive has said.
Microsoft launched the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL smartphones today in India.
There are several tech events and announcements that happen every year. Companies such as Google and Apple have had some very popular events such as I/O and WWDC, respectively. Yesterday, it was the turn of Microsoft to make some announcements and seize the day!
When it comes to Lumia phones, reports have been pointing at two devices - Lumia 950 or Talkman and 950 XL or Cityman.
In the run up to the release of Windows 10 for phones, Microsoft has said that it will stop support for Lumia apps.
Microsoft plans to launch both Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL in late September or October at an event in New York.
The company will reportedly launch the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL. These phones have been codenamed Talkman and Cityman, respectively.
Newsrooms across the globe have been talking about Microsoft over the past couple of days. It was meant to be about the next operating system from Microsoft – Windows 10. But turns out, most of them were discussing layoffs at Microsoft.
Microsoft is all set to launch the new Lumia 735 smartphone in India, and it's likely that the device will be exclusively available on Amazon only.
Windows Phone users should be happy to know that all their devices will get the next Windows 10 update when Microsoft releases it.