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IE11 syncs Web passwords across Windows, Windows Phone 8.1

Password sync, now on IE11 on Microsoft's newest operating systems, makes moving among PCs, phones, and tablets easier. It's also handy for Microsoft to keep customers in its ecosystem.

By June 24, 2014

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To attract developers, Microsoft opens up Web-app technology

It may sound perverse, but releasing WinJS as open-source software that works on rival browsers could help Microsoft get more apps on Windows.

By April 3, 2014

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Microsoft's 'Universal Store' apps detailed in leaked images

New images describe Microsoft's upcoming effort to help developers create single apps geared for both Windows and Windows Phone.

By February 13, 2014

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What does Microsoft's Windows 8.1 plan mean for developers?

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?

By April 22, 2013

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Project Austin's Windows 8 app takes notes from Courier

The Microsoft Visual C++ team has built a Windows 8 app that takes much of its inspiration and code from Redmond's never-realized Courier dual-screen tablet.

By September 21, 2012

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Windows 8 store now up to 450 Metro-style apps

It's a start, at least. And Microsoft is stepping up its push to get more developers to write for the new operating system coming this fall.

By August 2, 2012

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How to start developing apps for Windows 8

With the launch of the Windows 8 operating system on the horizon, what better time to get into app development? Here's how to get started.

By June 14, 2012

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Browser choice: A thing of the past?

Devices using iOS and the future Windows RT hobble third-party browsers. Despite some good reasons for doing so, the change could undermine browser competition.

By May 23, 2012

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Coming in 2012: Firefox for Windows 8's Metro

Mozilla plans to release a beta version this year for Microsoft's upcoming Windows interface. It'll be a lot of work, but Mozilla doesn't really have a choice.

By February 13, 2012

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Microsoft plugs critical IE, .Net holes

Patch Tuesday bulletins fix holes in IE, .Net, Silverlight, Forefront UAG, and Microsoft Host Integration Server.

By October 11, 2011