The country files a friend-of-the-court brief asking the US to respect its sovereignty and not go over its head by seizing emails stored on Microsoft servers in Ireland.
The tech giants finally relinquish their hold on the highly-coveted technology rights, possibly marking the end of a patent fight between Android phone manufacturers and competitors.
Holiday shoppers can save some bucks on a Surface Pro 3, various ultrabooks, Xbox One consoles and assorted accessories.
The software giant is trying to crack down on scammers that allegedly took advantage of consumers by claiming their PCs were infected with malware.
Normally $329, the PC that works as both a tablet and a notebook can be had for just $199 -- but only on Thursday.
The first 50 to buy the latest "12 Days of Deals" offer at a Microsoft Store will get two free games.
The sale prices offer hefty holiday discounts on popular games, but you have to be an Xbox Live Gold member to take advantage of them.
The Lumia 635 will sell for $100 online through Sprint's prepaid arm, Boost and Virgin, starting December 23.
Arcadia, which is being built on Microsoft's Azure cloud, would replace the discontinued "Rio" game-streaming technology.
Buy a Fitbit Flex or Fitbit Charge, and Microsoft will throw in a pair of $40 earbuds at no charge.
Real-time speech translation goes live on Skype, Facebook dumps Bing search, Runtastic creates a virtual workout, and you can order a custom-fit 3D printed dress.
A leaked consumer build reveals how Microsoft's Cortana voice assistant mimics its counterpart in Windows Phone.
Tablets that put your TV to shame
Binge-watch your favorite episodes on these portable screens.