It's nearly 2018 and WhatsApp has spoken about what is in and, more importantly, what is out. The popular messaging service determined that it will no longer support BlackBerry OS and Windows Phone 8.0 and older.
Microsoft has given up on Windows 10 Mobile, confessing it will no longer release new features for the software, or build new hardware. It will only support the operating system with basic updates for existing phone owners.
According to Windows Central, sources have confirmed that Minecraft: Pocket Edition will no longer receive updates on Windows Mobile devices. Microsoft purchased developer Mojang in 2014 for $2.5 billion.
Is your phone refusing to behave? Are you stuck with a mysterious error? We’ve tracked down some common Windows 10 Mobile problems and found potential solutions or workarounds to help you get on with your day.
Android and iOS may be the most prominent smartphone platforms, but they're not the only two available. Here are some of our favorite apps for Windows Phone, from must-haves like Facebook Messenger to several lesser-known bits of software.
According to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, the company isn't done with smartphones just yet -- in fact, it's next attempts could be the "ultimate mobile device." It seems Microsoft wants to pave the way for a new generation of smartphones.
After dominating the operating system space, moving to hardware proved a bit problematic for Microsoft leadership, leading to the departure of Steve Ballmer. The former CEO also pushed for the Surface, which had a rocky start.