It's been a busy couple of days at DEVintersection in Las Vegas. But I think I can post on a more normal schedule today. Here's what else is happening.
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Understanding how to access your PC's firmware is a key troubleshooting skill for all users. Here's how you can do so with Surface Book.
With Band 2, Microsoft is again firing on all cylinders, delivering the right mix of features---fitness and health, plus productivity---and improvements.
There aren't too many changes in Windows Phone usage this month, but AdDuplex provides an interesting peek at device mix between handset types.
Microsoft delivered firmware updates to all three of its current "pro" Surface devices---Surface Book, Surface Pro 4, and Surface Pro 3---this week.
What else is happening today? Well, I'm flying to Las Vegas tonight. But also Microsoft's non-secret, Windows phone's new problem, Julie Larson-Green, more.
Microsoft's new Surface Book is an incredible laptop and you can expand its capabilities by attaching one or more external displays. Here are your options.
Today, Microsoft announced updates to its Office Lens mobile app on both Android and iPhone. And as an added bonus, OneNote Clipper was updated as well.
What else is happening today? An interesting new $99 PC, a behind-the-scenes look at Surface Book, Apple TV preorders are ready, Toyota vs. VW, and more.
Microsoft's new Surface devices---Surface Book and Surface Pro 4, plus some new accessories---are available for purchase today in the U.S. and Canada
Microsoft has published a new website that is designed to help MacBook users switch from their Apple device to a Surface or Surface Book.
Microsoft is opening its new flagship retail experience on Fifth Avenue in New York City today and is planning some fun events around the store opening
Windows Hello is a new way to sign-in to Surface Book, in this case with facial recognition. Setting it up is simple, and you'll love the speed of sign-ins.
Surface Book ships with a nearly-perfect precision touchpad, so you can finally leave your mouse at home. But first, you should master how it works.
What else is happening today? A change in how Microsoft measures Xbox success, the Xbox architect is leaving Microsoft, and thoughts on mobile market share.
Microsoft's new Surface Book marks a major departure from previous Surface devices. Key among the changes is a superior new keyboard with a new key layout.
Happy weekend. What else is happening today? Steve Ballmer comments on Microsoft v. Apple, maybe Halo 5 will ship on the PC, and Pandora talks Apple Music.
An update is triggering the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) on Surface devices and other Secure Boot-enabled PCs that are running the Windows 10 preview.
The new eraser button on Surface Pen, which comes with Surface Book, works differently than previous Pens, and has three different functions.
Microsoft bills Surface Book as "the ultimate laptop," but it features a removable screen that can be configured as a portable clipboard or a creative canvas.
What else is happening today? Joe B. is taking some time off, Michael Dell rips on Surface pricing, Apple ships iOS 9.1, YouTube Red takes out the ads, more.
What else is happening today? All kinds of stuff: Microsoft is improving inking in OneNote, Parchi for Android, device encryption in iOS and Android, more.
The new Surface Dock can transform a Surface Pro 3, Surface Pro 4, or Surface Book from a 2-in-1 into a 3-in-1, making it a truly powerful desktop PC too.
With its new Surface Book, the Surface team is defining a new product category with a unique 2-in-1 that really delivers on both performance and good looks.
Surface Pro 4 may look like Surface Pro 3, but it improves on everything that needed to be improved while carrying forward with what was already magical.
I've got good news and bad news: Today, less than a week after the previous build, Microsoft has graced us with a new Windows 10 Mobile build.