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Microsoft drops 100,000 apps from German and Italian Windows Stores

Due to a lack of updates, Microsoft has dropped 100,000 apps from the German and Italian Windows Store, further deepening the app gap between it and Apple and Android.
Mobile

Windows Phone fans will be pleased that WhatsApp now has OneDrive support

WhatsApp, the popular messaging app, has seen a new update in its Beta iteration on Windows Phone. Users can now enjoy uploading text logs to OneDrive, freeing up space on their phones.
Mobile

Microsoft to reportedly end sales of Lumia by end of year

According to a source within Microsoft to WinBeta, Microsoft will be ending the Lumia brand later this year. This could mean that Microsoft would be re-entering the mobile space with a different phone.
Mobile

The canceled unicorn known as the Nokia McLaren gets its 15 minutes of fame

The McLaren, Microsoft's and Nokia's now-cancelled Windows Phone 8.1 handset, gets shown off in a new video. The phone utilized 3D Touch, which allows for a variety of gestures and other inputs.
Photography

Windows 10 Mobile’s camera app could finally add a built-in panorama feature

After discontinuing the Lumia Panorama app, Windows users had to use third-party programs to snap panoramas, but that could change soon. A rumor confirmed by a member of the Windows Insider Team shows that panoramas will soon be built-in.
Mobile

Is Microsoft finished making Windows phones?

Microsoft has announced Wednesday that it will cut 1,850 jobs, all related to smartphones, and radically restructure its mobile strategy. This means concentrating on universal and cross platform apps, rather than consumer mobile devices.
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Adobe pulls Creative Cloud update after files go AWOL on Macs 1:51

Adobe flubs an update for Mac users, Mattel brings back the ThingMaker kit as a 3D printer, Microsoft debuts the $200 Lumia 650 Windows phone
Mobile

A very attractive Microsoft phone believed to be the Lumia 850 leaks

Microsoft may have announced the Lumia 550, Lumia 950, and Lumia 950XL, but it hasn't confirmed the existence of the Lumia 750 and Lumia 850. Here's everything we think we know about them.
Computing

Lumia who? Microsoft’s latest earnings release puts cloud in the spotlight

Cloud services are bigger than ever, and Microsoft is taking advantage of that. Just don't mention the Lumia line, where sales are so poor they're affecting other marketable areas for Redmond.
Mobile

New pictures emerged of Nokia's cancelled gesture-sensing Windows Phone

New images of the Nokia's ill-fated Lumia McLaren, once the rumored successor to the much-lauded Lumia 1020, have emerged on Chinese social media. The flagship Windows Phone was expected to feature an improved PureView camera and gesture…
Computing

This may be another canceled Microsoft tablet we'll never get to hold

A leak has given us a glimpse of the Microsoft Mercury, a mysterious tablet that may have ended up being called a Lumia, if it hadn't been canceled. Will it ever see the light of day?
Mobile

Microsoft's Lumia 950 lands at AT&T on Nov. 20 and the 950XL goes up for pre-order unlocked 0:44

Microsoft has announced the new Lumia 950 and 950XL, its two long-awaited high-spec Windows 10 smartphones, at a device packed special event. Here's everything we know about them so far.