You may have already heard the news that Microsoft has plans to slash even more jobs from its mobile division, effectively burying the Nokia business that it bought for US$7.1 billion just three years ago. Has Microsoft given up on competing in the lucrative smartphones space? Not quite.
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It's official. Microsoft is has canned Project Astoria, a toolkit which would have allowed Android app developers to port their existing offerings to Windows 10 Mobile. This comes a day after Microsoft acquired Xamarin, a cross-platform mobile app development platform provider. However, the company continues to work on other app porting technologies. Here are the details.