We've covered the rise and fall of Windows phones closely over the years. Microsoft's mobile OS is clearly in a bad place these days, but the idea of full Windows 10 on ARM seems like something to be optimistic about. Is it though?
Windows 10 Mobile is effectively a mere testing ground for cellular and ARM capabilities destined for Microsoft's potential Windows 10 on ARM "Surface phone." Windows phone fans, you're the unpaid beta testers.
Intel spent most of a recent blog post celebrating the 40th anniversary of the launch of the first x86 microprocessor, but it was an implied legal threat to Windows 10 on ARM toward the end of the post that has raised eyebrows.