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Windows 10 phones and tiny tablets won't get the desktop

Existing tablets will get full desktop functionality, but new devices under 8-inches will be more like Windows Phone.


Windows Phone tries to become the smaller side of Windows 10

Microsoft wants to lure mobile app developers with the promise of writing for the entire Windows family including desktops.

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Dropbox for Windows Phone highlights Microsoft's cross-platform future

The two companies are competing and collaborating on PC, tablet and smartphone integration


Spotify revamps its Windows Phone app, better late than never

Nine months after redesigning its iOS and Android apps, Spotify brings library-style “Your Music” view to Windows Phone.

The Lumia 435 is Microsoft's cheapest Windows Phone yet

Buyers of the new smartphone will get Office apps and 30GB of online storage.

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PCWorld's January Digital Edition looks to Windows 10's next big reveal.

Enjoy the best of in a curated Enhanced Edition for Android, iOS, and Kindle, or in a PDF-like Replica Edition.

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Windows 10 phones may be coming with Windows 10 PCs

The posting of a Windows 10 test platform for phones has reignited speculation that Microsoft's next OS will embrace all platforms.

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Microsoft's Windows Phone Insider app looks like a sneak peek into Windows Phone 10

Microsoft releases a Windows Phone app that offers the chance to download and test early releases of future Windows Phone versions.

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Hands-on: Windows Phone’s business-card scanning fills a need, but needs more skill

This feature's been a long time coming, and you can help it improve by sending in your card stack (anonymously).


Snapchat cracks down on Windows Phone imitator apps

Snapchat doesn't offer an official Windows Phone app yet, but it's asked Microsoft to remove the unofficial ones, some of which have proved risky to users.