Intel announced the general availability of its Xeon Scalable processors, which Microsoft sees as "a cornerstone" for Project Olympus.
Smartphones have gone from a curiosity to a luxury and are now a necessity.
Thankfully, it looks like Microsoft has an out for those who want the full-fledged Windows 10 on their Surface Laptop.
Microsoft announced increased market availability of its lightweight Surface Laptop and Surface Pro devices today, as well as its Surface Studio desktop computer.
Microsoft and Qualcomm's plans to bring Windows 10 to ARM-based devices could be hitting a snag, namely the intellectual property claims of Intel Corp.
While the next version of Microsoft's flagship laptop will come packed with updated hardware, it's missing the innovation.
The decision might have to do less with selling hardware and more with showing OEMs how to build a quality Windows machine.
- By Mary Jo Foley
Dell this week announced that it is refreshing its Wyse thin client line aimed at virtual workspace environments with quad-core processors.
- By Scott Bekker
We tested laptops from Dell, HP and Lenovo aimed at business travelers who require performance and reliability.
- By Paul Ferrill
Microsoft on Wednesday announced some chip-maker progress in using Project Olympus designs for datacenters.
Windows Server on ARM processors is starting to seem like it's more than just a pipe dream, at least when it comes to Microsoft's datacenters and partner efforts.
How does Microsoft's latest Windows 10 accessory perform when not paired with the Surface Studio?
The market for Microsoft's mobile platform continues to diminish, but HP is giving it another stab with the HP Elite x3 targeted for enterprise use.
- By Paul Ferrill
From the growth of home AI to Microsoft's stepped up approach to battling ransomware, here's where technology and IT might be headed in the next 12 months.
While it definitely feels like a product still in development, the experience left me impressed and hopeful for the technology's future.
The ARM-based chip is being targeted at large players, like Amazon and Google, that are looking to lower the cost of building massive datacenters.
- By John K. Waters
Microsoft announced a partnership with Qualcomm this week at its WinHEC event in Shenzhen, China.
More than ever, Microsoft is in a position with its hybrid PC to challenge Apple in the space of innovation.
Microsoft this week quietly issued yet another firmware fix for Surface Pro 3 devices experiencing battery-charge reporting problems that have led to degraded performance over time.
Microsoft is starting to document how its long-term servicing branch concept for Windows 10 can affect organizations.