Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Russia Threatens to Block Ads on Google
Apple Confirms Student Personnel Worked Overtime For Hon Hai on iPhone X plant
U.S. Government Warns Businesses About Vulnerabilities Of Management Engine in Intel Chips
Samsung to set up AI Research Center
Samsung, LG Comment on USITC's Tariffs to Curb Washer Imports
Uber Paid Hackers to Keep Massive Data Breach Secret
Apple Paper Confirms Self-driving Vehicle Research
FCC Chief's Proposal Reverses the Net netruality Rules
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Microso...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, October 09, 2017
Microsoft Confirms no new Features Coming in Windows Phone


Microsoft has finally confirmed that it is no longer developing new features or hardware for Windows 10 Mobile OS, which is entering into a servicing mode.

"Of course we'll continue to support the platform.. bug fixes, security updates," tweeted Joe Belfiore, Corporate Vice President in the Operating Systems Group at Microsoft. "But building new features/hw aren't the focus."

Belfiore admitted that he also switched to Android, just like Bill Gates, and that Microsoft will support Windows 10 customers who want to use Android and iOS on their phones.

"We have tried very hard to incent app devs," explains Belfiore. "Paid money.. wrote apps 4 them.. but volume of users is too low for most companies to invest."

Microsoft had never officially admitted that the Windows Phone was dead before.

Looking ahead, Microsoft is bringing Windows features to established smartphone platforms in the form of standalone apps. The software giant recently announced an Edge browser for both iOS and Android.



Previous
Next
Samsung Electronics to Unveil Smart IoT System For Buildings        All News        All-touchscreen BlackBerry Motion is Official
Cortana is Coming to Your Skype Chat Window     Mobiles News      All-touchscreen BlackBerry Motion is Official

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Microsoft Lists Windows phones That Will Get The Windows 10 Mobile Creators Update
Windows 10 Mobile Upgrade Finally Arrives For Windows 8.1 Phones
Windows 10 Mobile OS Now Supports Intel x86 Chips
Windows Phones To Start Getting Windows 10 in December
New Microsoft Lumia 950, Lumia 950XL, Lumia 550 To Feature Iris Recognition

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .