Who's in line to become Kevin Johnson's replacement? The answer may go down as one of software giant's most important decisions.
Microsoft surpasses the 200 million licenses sold milestone with Windows 8, according to Vice President of Marketing Tami Reller.
Microsoft officials now say the end-of-sales date for PCs pre-installed with Windows 7 is "to be determined," rather than October 30, 2014.
Windows 8.1 Update 1 could include some under-the-hood changes to reduce memory and disk space requirements for cheaper tablets.
A new version of the official Facebook app is now in the testing pipeline, according to Microsoft officials -- as is Skype video messaging for Windows 7.
According to a new report, the tech giant is aiming to sell 16 million Windows tablets this holiday season. Maybe its alleged $405 million retail Windows marketing budget for fiscal 2014 will help.
Microsoft is beginning its search for a successor to CEO Steve Ballmer. Here's who might be on the internal short list of possible candidates.
Redmond seems ready to make use of its reseller channel to push its tablets. A distribution program may kick off in Australia first.
Microsoft is continuing to test privately the last preview build of Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 before releasing it to the Web.
Redmond says it has purchased R2 Studios, a startup working on home-automation applications, and is folding the new company into its Xbox division.