Windows 10 for Phone build 10072 leaks in screenshots, shows-off Excel Preview app and other UI changes
While users await the release of next build of Windows 10 for Phone, more screenshots of the build 10072 have emerged online. The latest leaks shows-off changes in the Calling user interface as well as for the first time shows-off the Office Excel app – to be precise the Excel Preview app.
The recently concluded Build Conference highlighted on how Microsoft is big time serious with Windows 10 and not only it was interesting but amazing too (unfortunately we are yet to cover it).
Windows 10 on 1 Billion devices, Continuum for Phones, HoloLens, Tools to easily port apps from Android & iOS, Next-gen Microsoft Edge browser etc are couple of the big things that Microsoft talked about at Build 2015 & all of them has one thing in common – the all new Microsoft that’s changing at core at a pretty fast pace.
Some confirmed rumors on the web point at Microsoft working on some heavy-weight Lumia’s for a release later this year. Codenamed Cityman & Talkman, these high-end Lumias possess highly desirable hardware and second to none. Have a look at the specs below.
Technical Preview build on Windows 10 for Phone currently stands at 10052 with a new build carrying touch optimized Office Apps expected shortly. While the wait for new build continues, you can refer to the changes that’s present in build 10069 in the latest version of Visual Studio.
The technology giant Microsoft has been hard at work for couple of years with a vision that’s now called Windows 10 where everything from Phone, PC, Tablets, Consoles etc merge in to a single ecosystem, where apps made once run on every & any product powered by Windows 10 right till the radical tech of HoloLens, where the experience across the product range will be very similar and lot more.
In the last 3 days, we have seen 3 top apps making its way to the Windows Phone Store & which is awesome. Windows Phone is slowly & steadily gaining that attention from developers and with Windows 10 coming, the opportunity just multi-folds.
The three apps include Pocket Casts, Monument Valley and Crossy Road.
Microsoft today unveiled its most affordable Lumia till date ‘Lumia 430 Dual SIM‘ in India. The device has been priced at INR 5,299 (USD 84). A launch price of INR 5,299 means the price shall come down to INR 4,000 very soon and at this price if anybody wants to try a flawless Windows Phone OS which has 1 GB of RAM, 8GB Internal Memory and free offline navigation powered by HERE then Lumia 430 is definitely a great deal.
After acquiring & closing the Nokia deal almost a year ago, Microsoft has started with its Store re-branding exercise & has launched its first ever ‘Microsoft Priority Reseller Store‘ in Gurgaon, India today. The store was unveiled by Chris Weber, CVP, Mobile Device Sales at Microsoft.
Zeptolab has just released the sequel to the hugely popular Cut the Rope series ‘Cut the Rope 2‘ on Windows Phone.
Cut the Rope 2 brings fresh challenges and unanticipated obstacles to the candy crunching, physics-based phenomenon that has delighted millions of players around the world! If you like Cut the Rope, you’ll love Cut the Rope 2!