The Microsoft Ignite keynote covered a lot of ground, mixing in promises of products to come with news of things you can begin using today. So what's available right now for you to start getting hands-on experience with? We've got a list, alphabetized by product....More
During Build 2015 last week Microsoft announced that the browser we have known as Project Spartan in Windows 10 would be re-named Microsoft Edge.
The name was revealed in a video played for keynote attendees and as you watch it it becomes very obvious early on what the new name will be....More
When this question was asked in our poll last week we were still waiting for Build 2015 to kick off and to get a clearer idea of the speculation that was actively being discussed on tech blogs and social media.
The biggest question mark about this possibility was exactly how Microsoft would implement this capability if it were true....More
It was a big week for Microsoft, thanks to all the announcements at the BUILD conference. Some of Microsoft's most interesting announcements, though, weren't about its own platform--they were about Apple's and Google's....More
Several items hit the news this week that I wanted to bring together here for you. This will let you get caught up on those items as we know those are important to you plus it lets us begin to discuss them on the site....More
Like many, I was hoping to see a new Lumia flagship before the end of 2014, and while I was pleasantly surprised in some ways by both the Lumia 735 and 830, neither offers the level of performance or best-in-market camera quality I had come to expected from Microsoft/Nokia's high-end devices. So I pulled the trigger on an unlocked Windows Phone flagship that will hopefully take me through at least the first half of this year. Or until Microsoft gets off its low-end fixation and satisfies the needs of its biggest fans....More
It's been a while since the last What I Use, but there haven't been many major changes since late last year: Surface Pro 3 has become my go-to travel companion, I've added a third cellphone line for testing Windows Phone, Android and iPhone side-by-side, and have rotated through some new tablets and other devices. We've also switched from FIOS to Comcast and added to our set-top box collection....More