From the acquisition to layoffs see how Microsoft destroyed Windows Phone

Abstract: Recently, Microsoft made a tough decision, the mobile phone sector layoffs 7800 people, assets minus $7 billion 600 million. The news was quickly interpreted as Microsoft is abandoned this intelligent mobile phone a milksop.

 

Microsoft made a tough decision, the mobile phone sector layoffs 7800 people, assets minus $7 billion 600 million. The news was quickly interpreted as Microsoft is abandoned this intelligent mobile phone a milksop.

in fact, Microsoft laid the groundwork for the layoffs. CEO Satya · Nadella early in the new fiscal year in the prospect that the future will make a choice in "dysfunctional" in the field, and last month, joining Microsoft’s former NOKIA CEO Stephen elop also announced the resignation of ·.

however, the focus is not on what wisdom today cuts itself — from Windows Phone 7 to 8.1 to 10 Windows Mobile, Windows Phone’s life has gone through 5 years, and the 5 years of ups and downs, it was finally Microsoft to play dead. Of course, there is a funerary NOKIA.

so, how Microsoft is step by step with Phone Windows on the wall? The future, the new layout in the mobile business of Microsoft

and how is it?

Windows Phone Road: never had brilliant

5 years ago in February 2010, Microsoft officially launched the Windows Phone 7, in order to replace the already declining Windows Mobile. When he was Microsoft CEO Steve ·, said it was Microsoft’s coolest product, and its first partner also drew the Samsung, LG, DELL, and then as the culmination of the day HTC.

after 1 years, Microsoft alliance with their former executives ailuopu led by NOKIA, the latter gave up Symbian and designated successor to MeeGo, Google gave up an Android olive branch, announced that the intelligent mobile phone products in the future will be opened by Windows Phone system. When the external said elop have full confidence, cooperation between the two sides will create one of the world’s most extensive coverage, the largest ecosystem, and Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android formed the pattern of three races.

in fact, although apple and Google camp is rapidly rising, but NOKIA is still firmly occupy the throne of the smart phone boss, and Symbian still maintain a high speed of user growth. But in July of that year, Ballmer had to admit at the Microsoft Global Partner Conference, Windows Phone 7 slow sales and performance is lower than expected. According to the third party survey Nelson

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