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BlackBerry's managing director in India, Narendra Nayak has gone on record to state the company has no plans for Windows Phone. It was asked if BlackBerry was going to take its multi-platform strategy to the next level, taking on yet another OS to further branch out and appeal to more consumers. Unfortunately, this won't be the case.

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While Microsoft's FY2016 Q2 earnings have been exceptionally high and beating most expectations, their phone division was hit hard. None of that should be surprising for reasons we covered yesterday, but at least, we have an idea of just how bad things are for mobile.

Microsoft reported a 49 percent drop in devices revenue from the last quarter. That brings the number to an estimated 4.5 million Lumias sold for the quarter down from the 10.5 million Lumias from one year ago.

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In 2016, the Nokia Lumia 520 is still the most popular Windows Phone worldwide and that's not a good sign. Other budget phones like the Lumia 535 and Lumia 640 have failed to recapture that magic. The Windows Phone landscape looks to have peaked in 2014. All of this is revealed in the January 2016 AdDuplex report of Windows Phone usage.

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Recent and forthcoming changes to the Windows Insider program will let users grab new firmware directly from Microsoft. The changes will prevent users from having to restore and reflash their devices to get necessary hardware fixes and optimizations. While the process will be automated in the "coming weeks" for now Insiders can opt for a Production ring via the Insider app.

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Microsoft may be readying not one but two OS updates today. Recently, we reported that build 10586.71 was being prepped for release today and over the weekend some eagle-eyed people even spotted it on Microsoft's servers.

Now, we hear that build 10586.75 may be pushed soon after the .71 update rolls out. This update would only apply to the PC release of Windows 10 for consumers.

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A new bug has been discovered by some users on Windows 10 Mobile build 10586.63. The issue causes excessive cellular data usage and it may be linked to the Messaging backup and sync feature. The problem seems to only affect those on the Windows Insider program and not the production release of Windows 10 Mobile build 10586.29.

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