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A new Microsoft foldable device patent offers more grist for the Surface phone rumor mill

Microsoft's patent for a foldable phone/tablet is approved, suggesting Microsoft still has mobile aspirations. But the patent dates from 2014, a time when the company's mobile fortunes were more favorable than they are now.

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Future Windows 10 phones could run full-fledged PC programs

Hints of x86 software emulation on ARM processors have appeared in Windows 10.

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Microsoft invites reporters to see what's next for Windows 10—and maybe Surface

Microsoft has begun sending out invitations to an Oct. 26 event where it's expected to launch a new Surface all-in-one PC.

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Lenovo won't make Windows 10 phones because it doubts Microsoft's commitment

Windows 10 Mobile suffers yet another blow as Lenovo calls Microsoft's long-term smartphone support into question.

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Windows Phone sales collapse as Microsoft ravages Nokia remnants

Sales of Windows smartphones plunged 76% in the second quarter of this year compared to 2015.

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Acer quietly ships Liquid Jade Primo Windows phone to Microsoft stores

Surprise! Microsoft is now selling Acer's Liquid Jade Primo Windows phone online and in its physical stores, after there was some question whether it would even ship to the United States.

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Expect several Surface Phones, but not anytime soon

Long-rumored Surface phones may not arrive until 2017 as Microsoft puts its phone plans on ice.

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Microsoft puts Windows Phone on hold

Microsoft's Terry Myerson says that Windows Phone simply isn't a priority right now.

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Windows Phone's no-show at Build drives home Microsoft's mobile neglect

Is Windows Phone a dead platform walking? Microsoft didn't even mention its mobile OS during the Build 2016 keynote, and sadly, it shouldn't come as a surprise.