While Microsoft is making it easier for customers to upgrade to Windows 10, its PC partners are also racing to deliver new Windows 10 PCs to the market.
The busy beavers at Skype have been busier than usual this week, shipping updates to the communications service on Mac, iPhone, Outlook.com and Windows desktop.
In the latest episode of What the Tech, Andrew Zarian and I discuss the Windows 10 launch and questions about how the Windows 10 upgrade reservation system.
Continuing its bid to own mobile productivity, Microsoft today announced that it is acquiring 6Wunderkinder, makers of the to-do list app Wunderlist.
Microsoft is releasing software updates for the newly-released Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL handsets, adding Voice over LTE support and other new features.
I'm getting a lot of incredulous email from readers who noticed a Get Windows 10 icon in their system tray. Why is Microsoft forcing a registration process?
Microsoft hasn't announced this yet, but it is apparently rebranding Skype Wi-Fi as Microsoft Wi-Fi and adding a business version of the service.
A conversation with an executive from one of Microsoft's key PC maker partners sheds some light, I think, on why the Windows 10 launch isn't like that of previous Windows versions.
Here are some more answers about how the Windows 10 upgrade will work, especially for people who want to perform a clean install of the operating system.
It's time to take a peek at the free Xbox One and Xbox 360 games Microsoft is giving away this month to Xbox Live Gold subscribers.
If you opt for the free Windows 10 upgrade offer during the first year of availability, you may be wondering which version of Windows 10 you'll get.
Here is the PC hardware you will need to run Windows 10 when this new operating system upgrade arrives in late July.
Microsoft has spelled out which features from previous Windows versions it will remove or deprecate when you upgrade to Windows 10.
Microsoft revealed this morning that Windows 10 will be released to customers on July 29, 2015 as part of a free upgrade offer and with new PCs.
This weekend, Microsoft has begun alerting early buyers of "Halo 3: The Master Chief Collection" that their free download of "Halo 3: ODST" is now available.
Online electronics retailer NewEgg this weekend posted pricing and availability information for the so-called OEM versions of Windows 10 Home and Pro.
Apple Watch delivers the quality we expect from Apple, but it is weighted down by confusing new user interfaces and an overly-expensive price tag.
If you saw my hands-on report about Windows 10 build 10125, you won't be surprised to discover that the newly-released Windows 10 build, is almost identical.
Looking at this week's Google I/O announcements, it's hard to miss the ways in which Google is undercutting Microsoft's mobile efforts.
I was expecting this yesterday, but Microsoft surprised us all today by releasing Windows 10 build 10130 to Windows Insider Fast Ring testers.
Last week's three-day live video event, A Developer's Guide to Windows 10, is now available to download or stream for free.
At its Google I/O 2015 keynote address on Wednesday, Google announced a preview release of the next version of Android, the dominant mobile platform. It's called Android M.
Microsoft has announced updates to the OneDrive app on Windows Phone and Android. And each adds exactly one interesting new feature.
I've been using Windows Hello on a loaner ThinkPad X1 Carbon. This new type of login makes it easier than ever to authenticate yourself on a Windows 10 PC.
In the latest episode of Windows Weekly, Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley and I discuss Microsoft's embrace of the mobility of experiences and the resulting angst.