The R2 version of Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack 2013 got released this week.
The PC and tablet markets are ending 2013 on down notes, according to IDC.
Microsoft may have some unpleasant surprises for organizations that license its software, starting next year.
Microsoft has received federal antitrust regulator approval for its proposed $7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia's handset business.
An update to Windows 8.1 could arrive this spring, while a wave of new Microsoft product releases could be planned for the spring of 2015.
Microsoft ratcheted up its Windows Azure offerings this week, with some services reaching commercial-grade status, while others were released as "previews" for testing.
Microsoft announced a few details this week about its coming Service Pack 1 for Exchange Server 2013.
Windows Azure today apparently experienced a large outage.
The new "One Microsoft" reorganization aims to bring devices and services together in a way that will connect people across their work and home lives.
Microsoft today announced the release of an app that would let Office 365 admins monitor service status from mobile devices.
Microsoft today indicated that it plans to deliver Service Pack 1 "early next year" for its Office 2013-branded products.
Microsoft released its free My Server 2012 R2 applications this month for Windows clients and Windows Phone devices.
Microsoft is improving the touch experience for SharePoint Online users.
Nokia announced on Tuesday that its shareholders overwhelmingly approved Microsoft's purchase of "substantially all" of its devices and services business.
Microsoft today released an app that would let Windows Phone 8 users remotely launch, control and interact with Office 2013 files in a presentation setting.
Microsoft announced late last week that it is now offering its Rights Management Service commercially.
Microsoft today warned of a problem with using the Storage Spaces feature of Windows Server 2012 R2 when used with Windows Azure.
Microsoft plans to roll out a new volume licensing offering next month.
Microsoft this week released a Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) 8.1 update for Windows 7 Service Pack 1.
SUSE announced a solution this week that lets IT pros manage Linux servers from Microsoft's System Center management suite.