Don't-Miss Windows Phone Stories
In this week's episode of the PCWorld Show, we ponder why PCs are killing tablets, why Microsoft would buy SwiftKey, why anyone would make a new Windows phone, and why we love (or hate) USB-C.
Patience, grasshopper: According to Microsoft's Gabe Aul, a new build will come to Windows Insiders in "a few more days." Meanwhile, a new Windows 10 Mobile Insider build is now available.
Acer gives us some hands-on time with its new flagship Windows Phone, and we like what we see.
Acer says that it will begin shipping its Liquid Jade Primo phone next month, with what appears to be some premium specs. But when will it ship to the U.S.?
Acer says that it will begin shipping its Liquid Jade Primo phone next month, with what appears to be some premium specs. But when will it ship to the United States?
Microsoft's Lumia 550, the cheapest Windows 10 mobile phone, goes on sale in “select markets” today.
Mark Hachman discovered that the open box tablet he purchased still was keyed to a prior account. Don't make the same mistake.
Global smartphone market growth is slowing down, increasing by just 9.8 percent this year -- the first time growth has slowed into the single digits, IDC said.
Microsoft's Steve Ballmer reportedly claims that the solution to the Windows app problem is to go all in on Android. But how, exactly?
Microsoft promises at least two years of “incremental” updates for Windows 10 Mobile.
AT&T gets the Lumia 950 on November 20, but don't call it exclusive.
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Microsoft's phone business suffers a disastrous quarter as it feels the effects of layoffs. Will new phones make a difference? We won't know for a while.
The head of Microsoft's Windows 10 Mobile team says he and his family will sail around the world.
Microsoft's new Windows 10 Mobile Build 10572 will alert your PC if you've missed a call, and will let you send a text from your PC as well. But as with the previous build, you'll need to upgrade from Windows Phone 8.1 again.
Microsoft will deliver Windows 10 Mobile updates itself, but with help from wireless carriers.
Microsoft appears to have clarified when Windows 10 Mobile will formally be released, both on new devices and on updates for older phones.