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Facebook tests self-destructing posts

The social network is testing disappearing status updates, HTC is working on a smartwatch, and Windows 9 screenshots leak online.

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Here is a screenshot of what appears to be a leaked build of Windows Threshold.

Alleged screenshots leak of the next Windows

An apparent leak of what Microsoft may distribute as its Windows Threshold Enterprise Tech Preview offers a snapshot of the next version of Windows.

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Microsoft OneDrive boosts file size limit to 10GB

Company is removing the 2GB file-size limitation from both the consumer and business versions of OneDrive.

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Microsoft to get rid of Nokia and Windows Phone brands?

It looks like the tech giant's plan to move away from the Nokia and Windows Phone names is getting underway.

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Microsoft celebrates iPhone 6 by denigrating Siri (again)

In a new ad to coincide with the Apple hype, Microsoft presents Siri as a sad little woman with amnesia.

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Xbox One too noisy? Microsoft will replace it

A Microsoft forum is overrun with complaints of loud Xbox One consoles. Now, the company says it will replace offending units.

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Microsoft's head of devices, Stephen Elop, talks up the new Lumia 830.

Microsoft's Elop: AT&T will sell Lumia 830 for the holidays

Lumia's "affordable" premium smartphone will go on sale with longtime supporter AT&T. No word on pricing or specific availability.

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Microsoft said to be nearing $2B-plus deal for Minecraft maker

The deal would boost Microsoft's Xbox game division and be the first billion-dollar-plus deal under new CEO Satya Nadella, according to The Wall Street Journal.

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NFL announcer forgets name, calls Microsoft Surface 'iPad-like'

Despite Microsoft spending a lot of money for its Surface tablets to be used on the sidelines, the product name seems not to have penetrated Fox's announcers.

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Microsoft rebrands Bing apps under revamped MSN, coming soon to Android and iOS

MSN is reinventing itself as a hub for your news and social networks, with new Android and iOS apps sharing the experience.

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Microsoft's fake advertisement for a cologne brand named after an upcoming video game is a sly swing at Sony.

Microsoft's 'Destiny' cologne ad skewers Sony

A new fragrance from Xbox? Microsoft gets into the fake-cologne business in a cheeky attempt to play down Sony's exclusive-content deal for one of the biggest games of the year.

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AT&T rolls out Windows Phone 8.1 to Lumia 820, 920 phones

Latest version of Microsoft's mobile OS brings its Cortana voice assistant and other enhancements to the Lumia 820 and 920.

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