The next iteration of the software maker's operating system is slated to arrive in two months.
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.
The Internet giant also shows off "Expeditions" kits, letting teachers conduct virtual field trips, and its new "Jump" VR video recording system.
The social-networking giant is expected to offer new ways for developers to work with its products, particularly its Messenger communication service and Instagram photo-sharing network.
The government is increasingly turning its attention to hacking and cybersecurity issues. Now it's opening a new office in hopes of working with the talent that powers Silicon Valley's biggest tech firms.
Two years ago, the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas, was sprinkled with people wearing Google's smart eyewear. This year, it seemed like no one was wearing it. Except me.
The TV channel is launching a show called "American Genius" that's about bitter rivalries, including the Wright Brothers vs. Curtiss, Colt vs. Wesson and Oppenheimer vs. Heisenberg.
Google's already gotten its feet wet in virtual and augmented reality. Could this year be the next big step?
At its Build conference today, the company showed ways developers can make add-ons for Office 365, as major companies such as LinkedIn and Uber are already doing.
The software maker is on a mission to make hardware irrelevant, software the king and Windows the most powerful engine for every device. But the challenge starts now.
A lawsuit against the ride-hailing company alleges the original technology used for its app was ripped off from another fledgling startup.