Starting Thursday, developers can get an early look at the software development kit for the search giant's fitness software platform and start building out new apps.
The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.
Curious and like living dangerously? If so, you might want to load the Android L developer preview on your Nexus 5 or Nexus 7.
"Project N," now officially christened ".Net Native" -- a new compiler for building faster Windows Store apps -- is available now as a developer preview.
Microsoft introduces a holographic system baked into Windows 10, along with more mundane features such as universal applications and Cortana as a personal assistant.
You can now install the latest version of Microsoft's mobile OS -- but you'll need a developer's account to snag it.
If the product is ever to appeal to mainstream users, software developers say, it's up to Google to offer more leadership -- or more access.
Microsoft continues to flesh out its Bing developer platform with a new speech-recognition control, allowing coders to add speech input to their Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 apps.
The company looks to boost Windows Phone apps by giving developers access to operating system updates before they're released to the public.
Redmond reverses course (again) and makes the "gold" Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 bits available to developers and volume licensees ahead of the October 18 general-availability date.
At its Build conference, which begins Wednesday in San Francisco, Microsoft will unveil Windows 8.1, hoping to get developers excited about updates to the new operating system that's been met with tepid demand.