Windows Mobile, like really? A name change for Windows Phone has been on the cards for a while now, even though nothing official emerged on, what could be a very high-profile rebranding. There were some that thought Microsoft might simply call Windows Phone, Windows — that is, in order to capitalize on the popularity...

Redmond keeps chugging along with its retail plans. We now have details of the next 13 Microsoft Store locations, and rather delightfully, two of these are in Canada. The company has been opening retail outlets in the United States for years now. And although there have been talk of expanding operations worldwide,...

Arstechnica is reporting that the latest rumor is that Windows 8 development will begin in earnest half way through 2010. Based on the analysis of multiple (7) job description postings on Microsoft careers site, they are speculating on the development date. For more information about the job postings and the article,...