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New reports confirm Microsoft’s plan to kill the ‘Windows Phone’ brand, call everything ‘Windows’

11
Sep
2014

When we started hearing reports in the last week that Microsoft planned to kill the Windows Phone and Windows RT brands and instead call everything “Windows,” we were very skeptical that Microsoft would really make such a move. After all, if someone bought a “Windows” tablet, they might easily get confused about it whether runs the full desktop-centric version of Windows or the mobile-centric version. However, we now have two new reports confirming that Microsoft really is planning to put the “Windows Phone” brand out to pasture and just refer to every single software platform it puts out as “Windows.” FROM EARLIER: Good riddance to Windows 8: Microsoft will unveil Windows 9 next month GeeksOnGadgets has obtained a leaked internal

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