The update has been seeded to developers, but has yet to be made available to the public.
The cheaper price represents a major shift for Microsoft, as does a decision to drop the $60 annual fee to access streaming content such as Netflix and YouTube.
Samsung's 4G LTE tablet arrives at Ma Bell in time for the holiday season.
The supersized business-focused tablet is said to be hitting stores next week and will come with a host of perks, like Hulu Plus, Dropbox storage, and a $25 Google Play store credit.
The latest version of the Mac OS offers fixes for recently discovered SSL bugs, as well as new features for FaceTime and iMessage.
PC maker Lenovo, which has struggled for smartphone success outside China, gets an established global brand, while Google unloads a burden on its balance sheet and a source of tension.
Mike Morell, Former Deputy Director of the CIA, also argues in interview that there was no evidence of systematic abuse.
If new contacts you have created since upgrading to the latest version of iOS aren't showing up in your contacts list, there is a simple tweak in settings that can fix the problem.
The company's results got a pick-me-up from an after-tax gain stemming from adjustments to its pension and benefit plans.
Google is spending £1.9bn to snap up Nest, a company that connects your home to the Internet.