Here's what's happening today: I'm flying home from Colorado, 25 percent of Steam users are on Windows 10, and Microsoft/Google patent settlement questions.
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Here's a quick peek at what's happening today around the web: Cortana on Xbox One, Xbox One Fallout bundle, Skype for iOS and Office Delve updates, and more.
Microsoft has delivered a new app called Home Team that helps you find high-quality local service providers. And good news: it only runs on Windows phones.
I've been spending a lot of time with Microsoft's mobile apps for Android and iOS, and comparing them to the built-in platform apps and to other competition.
Microsoft today updated the OneDrive for Business experience on the web and on mobile. And it is introducing new IT controls and developer experiences too.
Microsoft will be holding a press conference next week and two of its upcoming devices, the 950 and 950XL accidentally went live a few days early.
As part of yesterday's press event, Google announced that there are over 1.4 billion active Android users. So it's closing in on the Windows user base.
Microsoft will open its first flagship retail store on 5th Avenue in New York City on October 26. And a second flagship will open in Sydney, Australia.
With just a day left in the month, Microsoft has quietly squeaked out a second set of firmware updates for Surface Pro 3, improving ... well, something.
In a big day that was partially ruined by leaks, Google announced two new Nexus-branded Android handsets, a new Pixel C tablet, and new Chromecast devices.
Microsoft this week updated its Windows Phone Recovery Tool, renaming it to Windows Device Recovery Tool and adding support for the HTC 8X.
In using iPhone 6S Plus more, I've identified a few more features that I think will prove problematic for Microsoft to overcome with its coming new Lumias.
I picked up an iPhone 6S Plus, but for now I'd like to focus on the challenge the new iPhones pose to Microsoft, Lumia, and Windows phones in general.
A major leak from an internal Microsoft presentation has confirmed previous rumors about Microsoft's coming flagship handsets and other expected hardware.
Microsoft explains how it will segregate the market for Windows 10 Mobile handsets into three focus areas: Value phones, premium phones and value phablets.
It should come as no surprise that iPad Pro owners will need an Office 365 subscription to get the full functionality of Microsoft Office Mobile apps.
Here is a final peek at what Windows phone usage looks like after a year of low-end handsets. The good news? Multiple new handsets are now being tested.
An anonymous tipster has sent me what appears to be internal Microsoft plans for packaging mid-range and high-end Lumia handsets for businesses.
Google has announced it will improve its Gmail email service with two very useful features, block and unsubscribe, on both the web and mobile clients.
Motorola's new smart watch, the Moto 360, comes in a wide range of style and size choices. My review unit arrived today and I've paired it with my Moto X.
The ability of Safari in iOS 9 to block ads has caused quite a ruckus this week. But this is just part of an inevitable trend I've been describing for years.
Like most Windows phone fans, I was interested to hear what Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's said about my favorite mobile platform this week at Dreamforce.
Amazon this morning announced a new lineup of Fire tablets—include an entry-level version for just $50—plus new Fire TV models aimed at gamers and 4K video.
Microsoft has released an update to its OneNote mobile app that supports iOS 9 as well as features unique to the upcoming iPad Pro and Apple Pencil.