Rethinking Windows Phone

Rethinking Windows Phone

There's probably no more contentious topic for Microsoft fans than the failure of Windows phone. But as the successor to this platform, Windows 10 Mobile is still a key part of Microsoft's strategy for what it calls "more personal computing."

So far, it's been a bit of a mess. Its initial release, called version 1511 for November 2015, didn't even ship until March 2016, and then only to some devices, and that pretty much says it all. But against all odds and common sense, Microsoft has continued to update this most unknown of mobile platforms. And when Windows 10 version 1607 start shipping this week, so too will Windows 10 Mobile version 1607.

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