Yeah, you read that right. It appears that several older Windows Phone 7 games, which were not able to be played on Windows Phone 8, are apparently playable on Windows 10 Mobile (thanks for the tip, Denis!). Games such as Orbital, Fable Coin Golf, Sonic CD, Carcassonne, and I Love Katamari have been available for […]
Phil Spencer, head of the Xbox division at Microsoft, has confirmed in a tweet, that Minecraft will be coming to every corner of the Microsoft ecosystem. Microsoft recently bought Mojang AB, the creators of Minecraft, for $2.5 billion, so this isn’t much of a surprise. Minecraft (the Pocket Edition) is available for iOS and Android, so it makes […]
Instant messaging and video conferencing service Skype is ending its support for Windows Phone 7 mobile operating system, the team announced in a blogpost. The team says that it is chopping off the support lines because it is unable to push the best of Skype’s experience to its client on the outdated operating system version. […]
Bad news if you’re a Windows Phone 7 or a Zune user. Microsoft has stated that they will stop supporting Xbox Video playback on both Windows Phone 7 and Zune devices. Microsoft issued an email to Windows Phone 7 and Zune users this weekend, stating that these devices will not be able to play any […]
According to Microsoft, the support cycle for both Windows Phone 7.8 and Windows Phone 8 ends in 2014. This pretty much means that those who run either of these two operating systems on their handset will no longer see security updates after 2014.