Even if Windows Phone never cracks the 5 percent mark in market share, Microsoft could end up reaping rewards.
Microsoft will offer a very reasonable means for businesses to transition to Windows 10, as conservatively or aggressively as they choose. But Microsoft's "Windows as a service" offering will still be pay-to-play.
Cyangoen's CEO, who said last week he intends to take Android away from Google, may have a new ally today.
Microsoft steps up push to get its software on to all tablets and smartphones.
Our guide walks you through the basics of PC selection, helping you choose the ideal device to suit your needs.
If it isn't Cortana, then what is it? The man who built Microsoft didn't elaborate, but he did have some cautionary words for the development of artificial intelligence over the next 30 years.
Microsoft's OneDrive now sifts through your cloud documents to better find the ones you're looking for. It also adds an attractive Albums feature for photo management, and camera backup for your DSLR, too.
Don't hold your breath though.
Microsoft wasn't kidding when it said Spartan would be totally different from Internet Explorer. The older browser never trafficked in extensions, but Spartan will take the opposite tack.
Time has run out for Windows XP support. But the good news is, upgrading to Windows 7 or 8 will be much better for your business in the long run.