Because of Surface Book's Pen capabilities, context menus open to the left of the mouse cursor. If you find this annoying, you can change this behavior.
Once you get your new Microsoft Band 2 home and sync it up with your smart phone for the first time, the next step is to customize it. Here's how you do so.
The excellent Work & Play bundle is back, providing an inexpensive way to acquire one year of multiple Microsoft services all in a single purchase.
Google may finally be moving towards a more cohesive mobile OS strategy: It will reportedly combine Android and Chrome OS into a single mobile OS.
On this episode, I talk about what happened in the world of Windows this week as Microsoft made some changes about how they are going to push out upgrades.
Microsoft has released a new build of Windows 10 to Insiders that brings additional stability and is available now to download.
Today, Microsoft announced a number of changes that it says will make it easier for consumers to upgrade for free to Windows 10. Some are controversial.
Today, the Office team revealed various enhancements coming to Office across multiple platforms, including Mac, iOS, Android and the web.
Microsoft extended its reach into the Android ecosystem even further this week with the availability of Arrow, an elegant new home app. According to Microsoft, Arrow makes it easier to find the apps and people you interact with the most frequently.
The happy surprises just keep on coming: Microsoft today delivered build 10581 of Windows 10 Mobile to Windows Insiders on the Fast ring.
In the latest episode of Windows Weekly, Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley and I discuss our hands-on time with Surface Book, DEVintersection, and much more.
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.
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.
In the latest episode of What the Tech, Andrew Zarian and I discus YouTube Red subscriptions, the new Apple TV, BlackBerry's Android-based Priv, and Halo 5.
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.
One of the New Xbox One Experience features I'm looking forward to most is backwards compatibility with Xbox 360 games. Here's a first peek.
Halo 5 is here. And thanks in part to an unwelcome new trajectory for Call of Duty multiplayer, let's just say I'm looking around and considering my options.
Microsoft has announced that Windows 10 is coming to the Xbox One on November 12th and it packs a bunch of new features.
There is no truly elegant way to enjoy Microsoft Groove content in the living room unless you invest in an Xbox. But here's an inexpensive workaround.
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