Don't-Miss Windows Phone Stories
Microsoft's new Build 10052 of Windows 10 for phones doesn't add features, but it should solve the problems of Lumia 520 owners who were burned by an earlier build.
The sad truth for Windows Phone fans is that the old design didn't work, according to a former Office for Windows Phone designer.
Microsoft will replace Office Mobile with its new Office 'universal' apps, but you'll need a Windows 10 phone to receive the new benefits.
Reports of bricked devices prompt Microsoft to pull the Windows 10 Preview for the Lumia 520 and two other phones.
Windows 10 ignores the rise of large smartphones, and puts the important interface elements out of reach.
You can see the improvements, but we're a little surprised Microsoft released alpha code this balky.
Microsoft has released Build 10051 of the Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones, adding the Project Spartan browser, plus new or updated Mail, Calendar, Maps, Phone, and Messaging apps.
Microsoft has promised new flagship phones to coincide with Windows 10. If only this completely fake Surface phone was one of them.
Microsoft needs to make a splash with its new release, the first since February.
Microsoft expects the next preview build of Windows 10 to support 36 Nokia Lumia smartphones.
Microsoft's years of missed mobile opportunities have taken a toll, but it's not too late for a comeback
Phones with screens up to 8 inches diagonally? Tablets as small as 7 inches? Microsoft sets some broad, overlapping spec ranges for mobile devices, especially Windows 10 for phones.
Smartphone makers and chip companies announce support for Microsoft's Windows 10 handset OS.