Microsoft looks to put an end to one the defining hot button issues of Windows 8 with a return of the start button.
Steve Ballmer’s is set to officially step down as Microsoft CEO in a few months. See – after the break – his energetic, and tearful goodbye to an arena full of thousands of Microsoft employees.
According to Phil Harrison, Microsoft won't be jumping ship with their newly crafted next-gen console any time soon: the Xbox One will be supported for an entire decade.
Microsoft has always touted the Xbox One's dynamic cloud network, and has attributed its functionality as a core component of their next-gen console. Now Phil Harrison touches upon how the cloudsphere will boost visual performance of the console itself--a feat that Sony's Mark Cerny disagrees with.
Microsoft is building a cloud-based gaming service, and used Halo 4 to demonstrate how the service can be utilized on Windows and Windows Phone.
It’s no longer a matter of speculation, Microsoft is alone in the Windows RT tablet business and will be for time to come. But as hard as it might be to believe, the first-gen Surface RT and Surface 2 will get company sooner or later.
Nokia’s forthcoming ‘Bittersweet shimmer’ firmware update, an extension of Windows Phone’s GDR3 release for Lumia handsets, will update the Glance Screen feature with the ability to display notifications.
Following a painful, brutal first year, the tables appeared to be finally turning for Microsoft’s experimental Windows RT platform, courtesy of a new, considerably upgraded Surface RT and the unexpected keeping of the old 10.6-inch tab in the company’s product line-up for a $350 price point.
Nokia might be gearing up for one of its biggest launch events in a long while, as rumors suggest the Finn’s October 22nd event will host the launch of six new devices, including at least two new Lumias.
According to Microsoft's Albert Penello, standing your Xbox One console vertically can lead to potential damage and warns gamers to do so "at their own risk".
The Lumia 1520 is going to be considerably larger than any smartphone Nokia has ever manufactured, and a newly leaked photo shows how the large display is put to great use on Windows Phone’s Start screen.
Outgoing Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer sees Windows Vista as his biggest regret, admits Microsoft has “almost no share in mobile”, but says the company has a bright future.
Over the weekend, it was reported that Nokia had been secretly working on an Android phone as a backup plan. Well, that phone might still be in production, according to Chinese site CTechnology.
The release of Windows Phone 8.1 “Blue” might be a few months away, but more and more leaks are giving us a nice idea of what to expect from the first major upgrade to Windows Phone 8.
Since Nokia has been bleeding money for a good couple of years now, losing precious ground in the mobile phone supremacy battle and thousands of employees in the process, you’d think Microsoft’s interest in acquiring them would be welcomed with the utmost enthusiasm.
So you’re considering jumping ship from iOS, Android or BlackBerry to Windows or Windows Phone, are you? Microsoft is lending a hand courtesy of a pretty lucrative trade-in program launched about a week ago, but only if you’re looking to discard one of Apple’s iPads and get a Surface instead.
Microsoft says it “went back to the drawing board” with its struggling search engine, tweaking its back end, adding new features and updating its visual look in hopes that it will better compete with Google.
Following Microsoft’s strategic decision to acquire Nokia’s smartphone business on the cheap, it was widely believed that Redmond would try to identify the Windows Phone brand with the once mighty handset manufacturer and neglect some of its other partners.
A new Samsung device with model number SGH-I186 has been seen spotted on FCC, hinting towards a possible launch of a Windows Phone 8 device on AT&T in the coming weeks.
Was a Nokia Lumia running on Android a pipe dream for you? According to the New York Times, that dream could have been a reality, as Nokia was reportedly testing Android on Lumia phones before Microsoft swooped in to acquire its phone business.