Microsoft’s Surface sales climb 29% while Windows Phone falls by 49%

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Sales of Surface Pro 4 and the Surface Book contributed to a healthy 29% rise in sales for Microsoft. In sheer numbers, that is $1.35 billion from last year’s $1.1 billion. However, while Surface sales was successful, the company’s phone division took a 49% plunge, creating a major disappointment.


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Microsoft drops support for Windows 7 and Windows 8 for newer PCs

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If your computer has a newer IntelAMD or Qualcomm CPU, it can only receive Microsoft support for Windows 10. Not Windows 7, not Windows 8. Yep, as crazy as it sounds, Microsoft recently announced that the company will no longer provide support for Windows 7 or Windows 8 customers, if they are using newer computers.


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