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"We are not closing down or ceasing to develop the service," the spokesperson said."We are being spun out as a separate company, although we will continue to be preloaded to Microsoft devices." The Asha and S40 phase-out may catch some by surprise, given Microsoft had been talking up those phones as a possible gateway to get to users in the developing world.Microsoft officials never said if or when they planned to put the Windows Phone operating system on those phones, or whether they planned to use them as a way to expose more users to Microsoft software and services.
According to Warren, those cuts were detailed in a July 17 e-mail from phone chief Jo Harlow.If you know the right commands, you can create shortcuts that take you to specific pages with a single click Read More "To align with Microsoft’s strategy, we plan to focus our efforts.Given the wide range of device experiences, we must concentrate on the areas where we can add the most value," said Microsoft Executive Vice President of Devices, Stephen Elop, in a July 17 e-mail to employees about the layoffs.Whatsapp reportedly works on at least a few other Nokia S40 and Asha phones.But if you don’t have one of the supported phones, the Whatsapp site and the Nokia Store won’t even let you download it.