With its biggest hardware gamble a failure and Windows 10 about to arrive, the software maker is pressed to prove what it can achieve in the phone business.
Check out the highlights and big trends at this year's E3, from Fallout 4 to Halo 5, as well as Star Fox and a surprise Jim Henson muppet.
Two women on stage might not seem like a big deal, until you realize that -- until now -- only two women had made an appearance since 2007 at the developers' conference. And they didn't even work at Apple.
Press invites are trickling out for the event, which is where Apple is expected to show off new versions of its mobile and desktop operating systems and unveil new services.
This week Microsoft aims to convince consumers, businesses -- and especially developers -- to make the jump to Windows 10. The company's future depends on it.
Technically Incorrect: In its rules and regulations for this year's Worldwide Developer Conference, Apple insists that the world's latest annoying gadget is verboten.
The latest film based on the trilogy of young-adult books is the blockbuster standout during the first day of the famed comics and pop culture confab.
A truck loaded with stations for demoing the advanced VR headsets makes its first stop of a global tour at San Diego Comic-Con.
At the year's biggest video game confab, Microsoft positions its Xbox One console as a device capable of stretching across multiple screens and reaching new audiences.
Old games get new life at this year's E3 video game confab. Some Xbox 360 titles will play with Xbox One, Minecraft goes virtual with HoloLens, and a new controller comes with paddle buttons.