Microsoft is zooming along towards the big 100,000 apps milestone for its Windows Store, and with interest in the platform starting to escalate, the company is intensifying its efforts to help coders that want to develop Modern UI apps. The company recently launched its official Windows App Builder Blog. This...

Are you a proud Surface owner? Want to let people know how you are using your shiny new tablet? Then Microsoft’s fresh new monthly series may just be the thing for you. The technology titan will publish a new customer story every month on its website. While no prizes are involved this time around, it still is...

The man may have left the party, but not the news. Last month Steven Sinofsky announced on his Twitter account that he would start teaching at Harvard Business School in Massachusetts this spring. He has now created a new personal blog, by the name of “Learning by Shipping”, where (in his own words) he aims...

Microsoft have released a MAJOR post attempting to clarify their stance on Windows 8 on the ARM platform. The post is from their Windows 8 Development Blog. Some highlights.. Windows on ARM, or WOA, is a new member of the Windows family that builds on the foundation of Windows, has a very high degree of...

As you all may have noticed, the blog updates slowed down over the last few days. That’s primarily because we got hit by the Santa Ana windstorms that rocked Pasadena recently. The storms were clocked at over 105 miles an hour, brought down powerlines and caused a power outage in the area. All’s good now but I...

Steven Sinofsky just clarified the type of communications that they are looking for on the new Windows 8 development blog that Microsoft put up a few days ago. Sounds like they are concerned about spam and low value comments on the blog. Common problem.. – his quote below: Of course, the primary goal of this...

Interesting post over at ZDnet today. Adrian Kingsley-Hughes is asking for feedback on Windows 8. The post is titled ” What would you like to see in Windows 8?” Here is his list: Custom installer that has the ability to set up the OS on one drive and store data and settings on another. An end to...

The new rumor on the internets about Windows 8 is from the blog windows8italia. Now they are talking about a new concept called “Wind” Here’s what they are saying roughly translated.. Windows 8 will have two interfaces : the principal, whose code name is Wind , will be the evolution of Peek of Windows 7. Wind...