Windows Media Center is now officially a thing of the past, but one of its most useful features - the ability to record live TV - is expected to make its way to the Xbox One later this year.
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Microsoft is hosting its Ignite conference this week in Chicago and during one of the breakout sessions, the company showed off the roadmap for OneDrive for the remainder of 2015.
Despite numerous issues with the ecosystem as a whole, Microsoft's Windows Phone managed to hold its own and actually grow faster than Android across some big European countries.
One week on from the release of the latest Windows 10 preview, we're eager to hear how you're getting on. Join in the discussion and have your say on Microsoft's first 'Insider Preview', build 10074.
Microsoft has once again stated publicly that it has no plan to open-source its upcoming Edge browser. Many would have viewed that as a very positive move both for the browser and for the company.
It looks like Microsoft is ramping up to push out a new build of Windows 10 for phones as the company has updated its help documentation, which shows off a couple of new features too.
A European court has blocked Microsoft's attempt to trademark Skype's name in the EU, on the grounds that it is too similar to Sky's - but the effects of the ruling do not require a Skype rebrand.
Microsoft has released an update rollup for build 10074 of the Windows 10 Insider Preview and Windows Server Technical Preview, which includes a range of bug fixes for various issues.
Late last night, I got my hands on a new build of Windows 10, 10108, and after several requests, we have put together a full gallery so that you can get a closer look at the upcoming features.
A few weeks after Neowin exclusively revealed the first image of LG's new Windows Phone for Verizon, full details of the device have now emerged - but as we suspected, it's no high-end flagship.
A newly-discovered malware will attempt to self-destruct by deleting an essential system file, sending the computer into an endless reboot loop to avoid getting analyzed by security researchers.
At Build 2015 Microsoft talked about the future of the Windows Insider program and the company is currently considering two paths to keep the updates flowing to participants.
If you have a Surface RT or a Surface 2, Microsoft is offering, for a limited time, up to $150 off of the Surface 3; even the low end Surface RT with 32GB of storage will net you $100 off the price.
Microsoft's Surface 3 is officially on sale now but if you're planning to purchase the new tablet-laptop hybrid, avoid installing Windows 10 at this time as the experience leaves room for improvement.
The preview version of a new Lumia Camera app is now available on a number of select handsets. While there aren't major new features available yet, the app will serve as a test platform going forward.
A new build of Windows 10 for phones is being shown off in numerous screenshots. New transparency options, new colors and the Office universal apps previews are showing up for the first time.
Once Windows 10 launches, Cortana will no longer simply be your personal assistant. She'll also be the tech support person, and users will be able to ask support related questions and get quick help.
In an unreleased version of Windows 10, build 10108, there are several UI enhancements and the toggle button that everyone does not like has been updated but not for the better.n
In the latest build of Windows 10, Microsoft has added a new feature that allows a user to easily remove the recorded content from Cortana which is likely to appease fans of privacy.
In the build of Windows 10 that was released last week, Microsoft has updated a few of the sounds that you will hear when using the OS on a daily basis; we have posted the clips after the jump.
Microsoft's Office team showcased some of its key products and services today and also revealed that the previews of the next SharePoint Server and Exchange Server will land later this year.
Earlier today, Microsoft released a new preview of Windows Server, based on Build 10074 of Windows 10. For those who won't be installing this build, we have a gallery after the jump
Microsoft pulled out all the iterations of Windows 10 today at its Ignite conference and one demo included Windows 10 on smaller tablets that now features UI updates based on Insider feedback.
Microsoft has released a new build of their Windows Server Technical Preview, based on Build 10074 of Windows 10 and available for download right now at the TechNet Evaluation Center
At Microsoft's conference in Chicago, Terry Myerson took to the stage and put Android's security in the spotlight while touting how company patches over 800 million consumer PCs once a month.
The Unicode Consortium, responsible for the emoji that you see (and use) everyday, has released a "reversed hand with middle finger extended" but so far only Microsoft supports it.
At Microsoft's Ignite conference in Chicago, Joe Belfiore took to the stage where he showed off a few unreleased builds of Windows 10 that highlight an updated Start menu and more.
During its Ignite event in Chicago, Microsoft announced that it opening up Office 2016, the next major version, to a wider audience in order to receive and work on feedback.
At its Ignite conference in Chicago today, Microsoft's CEO, Satya Nadella, took to the stage and announced a new update service for the enterprise that will be coming with Windows 10.
At Build 2015, Microsoft let the me try out HoloLens again but this time, it was a pre-production unit which offers a different experience than the dev units that the company used in January.
Last week, Microsoft released a new build of Windows 10 and while there are several notable updates, in this post we will cover three minor features that have been added in build 10074.
Microsoft's Ignite conference for business professionals and enterprise customers is about to kick off. You can watch Satya Nadella's and Joe Belfiore's opening keynote live right here.
Microsoft is testing a new Lumia handset in India, which was spotted on import logs into the country. It's likely a new device that will be released alongside Windows 10 later this year.
After announcing support for Objective C at Build 2015, a Microsoft engineer mentioned the company is also working on a compiler for Swift in an effort to attract even more developers to Windows 10.
A Microsoft General Manager has confirmed that the Lumia 640, announced a couple of months ago at Mobile World Congress, will be one of the first devices to get the Windows 10 update.
From far-out flagships and Indian delights, to Holo pursuits, TalkTalking nonsense, Building bridges and iPads that just won't fly, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Microsoft has confirmed that Windows Media Center is dead and that the company will not be updating the software with Windows 10; there is no direct replacement coming either.
New add-ins will allow you to schedule Uber ride reminders through Outlook as well as get ride options directly on Cortana's home menu when you need to get to an upcoming event.
It's no secret that there are apps in the Google Play store that have malicious intent and with Microsoft's new app porting tools, the company is making sure these apps don't make the jump too.
With the one year anniversary of the release of the Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 approaching, rumors are surfacing that peg the Surface Pro 4's release date for mid-May.
The specifications of two flagship Lumia devices, "Lumia Cityman" and "Lumia Talkman" have leaked online, both promising rather neat features. The devices are expected to launch later this year.
Microsoft has purchased the technology behind the Surface Pen, used in its latest Surface tablets, from N-trig - but contrary to an earlier rumor, it has not acquired the company in its entirety.
'Microsoft Edge' is the new name for the browser formerly known as Project Spartan - and now that you've had some time to get used to the revised branding, what do you think of the new name and logo?
Autodesk, the company behind Maya, has announced that it's planning to support Microsoft's upcoming HoloLens device. Models designed in Maya will show up seamlessly on HoloLens.
Microsoft has announced today at Build that the Insider program continues to be a big success with numerous people signing up to try out Windows 10. Almost 4 million users have signed up.
Microsoft has partnered with HP, Autodesk, and others to launch the 3MF Consortium, whose aim is to standardize and develop a robust file format to be used throughout the 3D printing industry.
During Build 2015, Microsoft unveiled its new strategy to court iOS and Android developers to Windows. While the new tools seem fantastic, will it be enough to fix the app ecosystem issue on Windows?
Microsoft has released the complete SDK for the Microsoft Band fitness tracker which can utilize the wearable to its full potential on multiple platforms, including Android, iOS and Windows Phone.
Microsoft continues to refine its older-generation games and entertainment console by offering users a new update that brings support for 2TB external hard drives and better account controls.
Microsoft has announced at BUILD 2015 that Windows 10 for the PC will be released at a different time than the version for the phone and that Xbox One and Hololens will be separate releases too.