Microsoft has said that Windows Phone 8 users will not receive Windows 10 Mobile on their device this year and that they must wait until early 2016.
Recent Windows Phone 8 Stories
Microsoft announced last night that the Skype for Business app for Windows Phone is now available, replacing Lync and adding a new look and new features.
A key Microsoft platform differentiator was silently killed by one of the software giant's biggest partners this week, as Facebook discontinued support for a key API.
Microsoft and Google might not play nice—OK, it’s all Google’s fault—but that doesn’t mean that you can’t access your Gmail account—including your contacts and Google Calendar—on Windows Phone. Here’s how to configure Windows Phone to work with Gmail. Note: Gmail support is moving forward to Windows 10 for phones, of course, but it is also […]
MixRadio—previously a Nokia music streaming service that was exclusive to Windows Phone—is now available on Android and iOS. But no worries, Windows Phone fans: MixRadio tells me it is still very committed to your favorite mobile platform. I was invited to MixRadio’s announcement today in New York but couldn’t justify the expense. But I have […]
Like many of you, I received an email from Microsoft this week explaining that it was dropping the Rooms feature from Windows Phone as of next month. Here’s what this change means, and my thoughts on the importance of this feature. First: what is Rooms? Introduced in Windows Phone 8, Rooms was a way for […]