Here's what else is happening today. An end date for Windows 7 PCs, an Amazon book store, Activision buy Candy Crush, and Blackberry's first Android phone.
Google vice president of design Matias Duarte triggered a bunch of coverage yesterday when he criticized Windows 10. I have a few thoughts about this clown.
Just when you thought things couldn't get worse for OneDrive, Microsoft revealed that it will significantly defang its cloud storage options for consumers.
Microsoft has released new firmware for the Surface Book and the Pro 4 that is should address the screen flickering issue many users have seen.
Google today said that Chrome OS was "here to stay" and that it has "no plan to phase out Chrome OS." But that's not quite a refutation of a WSJ report.
This month's Xbox 360 games are also guaranteed to work on Xbox One in compatibility mode, so Xbox One users are actually getting four free games.
You can charge your Surface Book using the power adapter that came with the device, or with Surface Dock. But you can't use previous Surface Pro chargers.
Microsoft is expected to sign off on the fall update for Windows 10 this week and may deliver it in a little over a week to those running the RTM build.
The Yoga 900 introduces a new naming convention for Lenovo's excellent 2-in-1 lineup, but it also marks a return to form from a processor perspective.
If want to game wirelessly on Windows 10 using Microsoft's top-notch controller, the Xbox One Wireless Adapter for Windows is pretty much your only choice.
Microsoft has released an update to its web-based Windows App Studio tool that supports Windows 10, letting you build apps with no or minimal code.
Here's what else is happening today: A great use of Microsoft Sway, Microsoft's Band problem, getting Black Ops III on launch day, and Bond. James Bond.
Windows 10's install base is growing and for the month of October, the OS was running on nearly 8% of the desktop PCs that re connected to the Internet.
Surface Book does not behave like other 2-in-1s and let you access Tablet mode when you detach its keyboard base. Fortunately, you can easily fix this.
I have high hopes for the new Apple TV. But my first impressions are a bit mixed, as this device is still incomplete and only a minor step forward.
Surface Book ships with the new Surface Pen, which lets you swap out the Pen tip with your choice of tips courtesy of the new Surface Pen Tip Kit.
Surface Book doesn't have dedicated screen brightness keys. But it does support this functionality via secret keyboard shortcuts, and they work great.
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.