In December of last year, it was reported that Microsoft was delaying the Windows 10 Mobile update for older models of Lumia smartphones. But recent reports seem to indicate that the update is finally being prepped for deployment.
During this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2016) held at the city of Las Vegas in Nevada, Alcatel OneTouch took the opportunity to introduce a full new series of smartphones (PIXI 4), a new tablet device that is powered by the Windows 10 Mobile operating system (PIXI 3), and a parenting focused GPS tracking device (CareTime Children’s Watch).
Last July 29th of this year, Microsoft officially made Windows 10, its latest operating system, available to the public. As for Windows 10 Mobile, the version of Windows 10 that is designed and optimized for mobile phones -- it will be coming soon.
Over the next few months, Microsoft is planning to take down several MSN branded mobile apps from its current portfolio of software services. As a matter of fact, Microsoft is already in the process of deploying notices to users of its MSN Health & Fitness, MSN Travel, and MSN Food & Drink apps for the Android, iOS, and Windows mobile operating systems about its intention of shutting down some apps.
Microsoft has just released a fresh new preview build of its Windows 10 Mobile system that comes with some new features, several fixes for existing issues, and unfortunately, a few new bugs. Designated as Build 10149, this preview edition of Windows 10 Mobile is the latest one rolled out by Microsoft for Windows Insiders.
In introducing its next operating system, Windows 10, Microsoft had a vision to have its newest OS running on 1 billion devices in three years time by giving it away free of charge. But it appears that it may not be exactly for free.
The company recently announced that it will begin deploying Windows 10 starting on July 29th of this year. Microsoft further stated that it will offered as a free upgrade for all users who own PC and tablet devices that run on Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. As reported by NetMarketShare, Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 run on 74.1 of all PC devices.
The Windows Mobile brand has returned. Well, sort of.
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