More crazy Windows 8.1 Update 1 leaks. So there have been a lot of builds of Windows 8.1 Update 1 floating around and the most recent one just popped up via the usual suspects (WZOR). It shows a little more about about Windows 8.1 Update 1. Not very much to report though: It still boots to the desktop although there...

Man! They have the new CEO hustling like a rock star. At 12 noon PST he addressed customers and partners for the first time as CEO during a Customer and Partner Webcast event. You can see it below.. What do you think?

Microsoft released a first internal CEO intro interview video. Check out the interview with the new CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella.

The CEO has spoken. Here is new Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s email to the troops. Today is a very humbling day for me. It reminds me of my very first day at Microsoft, 22 years ago. Like you, I had a choice about where to come to work. I came here because I believed Microsoft was the best company in the world. I saw...

Yaay! It’s a done deal. Microsoft have just announced that Satya Nadella is their new CEO. That official statement from Microsoft: REDMOND, Wash. — Feb. 4, 2014 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Satya Nadella as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors...

The good folks at Winbeta were able to get their hands on the leaked version of the latest Windows 8.1 Update. Update 1 is not finished but it’s an interesting sneak peak at some of the features Microsoft is embedding to make this release easier for mouse users. The full build string of this build reads:...

Another interesting leak from WZOR on Twitter. He has posted some screenshots from Appearance and Personalization > Display in Windows 8.1 Update 1. This update shows scaling and font scaling in the new Windows update. First, I’ll show you what it looks like in Windows 8.1 Then I’ll show you what it looks like in the...

Wow.. this is interesting. WZOR just tweeted a new screenshot of what looks like an existing feature in Windows 8.1 Update 1. He tweeted a panel called Windows Features in Windows 8.1 Update CSLA Build: 6.3.9600.16606.140126-2042. It’s just a panel that allows you to turn certain features on, off or partially...

So the rumor on the street is that Satya Nadella will be the next CEO of Microsoft. If this is true I will be psyched because I predicted that he would be the best person for the job for a lot of reasons. The other (newer) rumor is that Bill Gates and Satya Nadella will be collaborating on solving technical problems...

I just finished reading Mary Jo Foley’s recent post where she believes it would be a mistake for Microsoft to hide the Metro screen by default when a user logs in. This is related to the new batch of leaks about Windows 8.1 Update 1. Her interesting comment: If Microsoft did make skipping the Metro Start screen a...