Microsoft's new Universal Windows platform aims to make it more easy for developers to extend their Android and iOS apps to the new operating system with its appeal lying in a code-base that extends from phones to Xbox, to PCs, tablets and even its new Holographic platform.
- By Michael Desmond
Microsoft issued the next build of its Windows 10 preview today.
Microsoft announced today at its Build event that its next Web browser associated with Windows 10 will be called "Edge."
Microsoft likely will tell us more about its cloud-optimized next Windows Server product, including a new Nano Server component, at this week's Build event for developers.
Microsoft this week announced a couple of improvements to its Internet Explorer browser compatibility solutions for organizations.
Microsoft released its latest Windows 10 preview (build 10061) yesterday to its "fast-ring" testers, warts and all.
Microsoft reported its fiscal-year 2015 third-quarter financial results today that beat analyst expectations despite a poor PC market.
Microsoft released a "minor update" for its Windows 10 technical preview for smartphones on Tuesday.
Microsoft today released Outlook for Android, its native e-mail client app for Android devices.
An updated public "preview" of the forthcoming Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM) product was announced today.
Microsoft's Office 365 subscribers will soon get enhanced "nondelivery reports" designed to simplify e-mail troubleshooting.
Microsoft announced various Azure cloud computing improvements this month, with some services hitting "general availability" status, including a storage service.
Windows 10 will launch at the "end of July," according to Microsoft hardware partner AMD.
Microsoft has increased the maximum size of an e-mail message that can be sent by an organization using its cloud-based Office 365 services to 150MB.
Yahoo and Microsoft on Thursday announced a change to its search partnership deal that was originally struck in 2009.
- By Scott Bekker
Microsoft released SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 1 this week, but later pulled it after install errors surfaced.
Microsoft announced today that it will slip the general availability date for its forthcoming SharePoint Server 2016 product to next year.
Just one day after Microsoft released its monthly security patch, attackers had already reverse-engineered one of the bulletins and have been using it in active attacks.
Microsoft is promising a "first look at Exchange Server 2016" at its Ignite conference coming up in May.
Microsoft announced the acquisition of Toronto-based Datazen Software, a mobile business intelligence (BI) solutions startup.