Microsoft Examining SMS Bug
Microsoft has confirmed to Phone Scoop that it is working to fix a bug related to the SMS feature of Windows Phones that could render the Messaging Hub inoperative. "We are aware of the issue and our engineering teams are examining it now," said Microsoft spokesperson Greg Sullivan to Phone Scoop in an email. "Once we have more details, we will take appropriate action to help ensure customers are protected." Microsoft did not say when the issue might be resolved.
Review: Microsoft Lumia 640 XL for AT&T
Microsoft's latest Windows handset for AT&T is the powerful 640 XL, a massive device best suited to phablet lovers. It features a 5.7-inch screen, 13-megapixel camera, quad-core processor, and an assortment of AT&T and Microsoft apps and services.
Microsoft Makes Branding Change Official
Microsoft today indicated its branding transition from Nokia Lumia to Microsoft Lumia is progressing as planned. Microsoft has slowly been rebranding apps, services, and web sites from Nokia to Microsoft.
Microsoft Fixes Bugs In Windows 10 Technical Preview
Microsoft today pushed out a minor update to the Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones. Build 10052 resolves a number of performance issues and makes a few other tweaks.
Apple Confirms It's Developing Fix for iMessage Bug
Apple today confirmed reports of an iMessage-based bug that can cause iPhones to crash. "We are aware of an iMessage issue caused by a specific series of unicode characters and we will make a fix available in a software update," said Apple to Reuters.