Microsoft is working to include new features in the next version of Windows specifically aimed at desktop users. Here's the latest on its plan.
In Asia, Microsoft researchers are experimenting with new ways to interact with the Live Tiles that are core to the Windows 8.X, Windows Phone, and Xbox user interfaces.
What's on tap for Microsoft's developer confab this week? Here's what we know and what we think we know.
Is Windows RT dead? Is the desktop going away? What's "Threshold" got to do with it? Here's Mary Jo Foley's latest attempt to try to make sense of where Microsoft's Windows roadmap is leading us.
It's been two years since first reports of Office for iPad's existence came to light. Are politics or evolving product strategies (or both) to blame for the continued absence?
The company's Surface general manager reiterates that Microsoft is committed to Surface RT and Windows RT, in spite of today's write-down of the iPad competitor.
Microsoft is believed to be building a Windows Azure-hosted desktop virtualization service that could be available on a pay-per-use basis.
If Microsoft brings back the Start Button and adds a boot-to-desktop option with Windows Blue, should Windows developers still be counting on Metro as their future?
An alleged road map for Microsoft Office updates in the next two years pinpoints improvements for Windows Blue, Office for Mac, and more.
The Windows team isn't the only one "reimagining" how to build and deliver future versions of its core product. The Office unit is too.