Microsoft Cans 'Where's My Phone Update?' Site
Microsoft said that it will no longer provide device update information directly to consumers as it has over the past year with its "Where's My Phone Update?" web site. Microsoft will continue to deliver updates to devices as needed, but they will be supplied directly to wireless network operators and handset makers for dispersal without public-facing announcements. Microsoft also noted that it is released a maintenance update, build 8107, to a wide number of Windows Phones. The update will be pushed to end users once prepared by network operators.
Microsoft Pushes Windows 10 Mobile Preview Build 10572
Oct 20, 2015
Microsoft today made a new technical preview of Windows 10 Mobile available to fast ring members of the Windows Insider program. As with the previous build, interested testers will need to downgrade to Windows Phone 8.1 before installing build 10572.
ZTE's Axon 7 Gains a Security Patch
Jan 29, 2018
ZTE has pushed a maintenance release to its aging Axon 7 flagship handset device in order to patch up the phone's security. Primarily, the update applies Google's security fixes through the December 2017 patch.
Microsoft Releases New Windows 10 Mobile Preview
Sep 14, 2015
Microsoft today made a new version of the Windows 10 Mobile Technical Preview available to Windows Insiders. The fresh operating system, build 10536, contains a wide array of bug fixes and performance tweaks, as well as a handful of new features.
FTC Wants Mobile Industry to Be Better At Security Updates
Feb 28, 2018
The current state of mobile device security patches is lacking, according to a new report issued today by the Federal Trade Commission. The FTC studied how Apple, BlackBerry, Google, HTC, LG, Microsoft, Motorola, and Samsung support their devices over time.
Google Reveals When Nexus Phones Will Cease Receiving Android Updates
Jun 22, 2016
Google revised its Nexus support page and provided more information on how long Nexus-branded phones will receive future software updates. Google says Nexus devices will get Android version updates (Lollipop, Marshmallow, etc.) for at least two years from when the device became available on the Google Store.
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