“One of the guiding principles of the devices vision is that it's not just about the device itself, but what you're able to get done with it", Samuli Hänninen, General Manager, Windows Devices Group said. Just a month ago Chrome finally took the browser crown away from any Microsoft developed browser and in the last few days Firefox took second place.
Previously, closing this window would correctly signal that you do not want the upgrade. Surprisingly, a small percentage of people (0.2%) still buy phones running Blackberry OS, leading to 660,000 in sales. Many users were waiting for third-party software to be made compatible with Windows 10, and this new aggressive policy has left many users unable to run their main applications. It's bad enough that Microsoft has been training Windows 7 and 8.1 users-i.e. most Windows users-to not trust Windows 10 because of this terrible, unstoppable advertisement. This is in line with the deceptive terms and conditions for Windows 10 published by Microsoft. Once you hit the X, you can say goodbye to your Windows 7 or 8.1 operating system. Sure, it offers the same feedback section that's seen in Windows Feedback, but with a much easier to browse interface. Panorama mode is coming soon in the Windows 10 Mobile.
The change occurred because the update is now labeled "recommended" and many people have their PCs configured to accept recommended updates for security reasons. As such, the worst mistake you can make when buying a new phone is to buy a Windows Phone, unless you're fine with burning cash on a platform that's on its way out.
Cortana, the personal digital assistant in Windows 10, has helped answer over 6 billion questions since launch.
However, users are already calling for further improvements, such as the lack of a wishlist and downloads no longer displaying file size. However, some reports suggest a brand new Surface Phone is under works for next year, which may turn things around for the tech giant in a market where it regresses year after year.