Some pretty big milestones for Microsoft, a few notable changes, and an important new release. Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 is now available in developer form, while Windows 8.1 itself is gaining a lot of steam at Steam (yeah, I know). The situation in China, however, is far from resolved. Five highlights from the past...

Yes, this famous building that you can see in the image above. Microsoft will soon have a retail store just a few blocks away from the famous Apple store near Central Park. This should make it the first ever Microsoft Store in New York. Finally. According to this report, this new store is located in the heart of the...

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,...

Microsoft was quick to point out the possibilities of how the Surface Pro 3 was a tablet that replaced laptops, essentially freeing users that carried both a notebook and a tablet, to just concentrate on one single device. In fact, the company drew direct comparisons between its new 12-inch slate and the MacBook...

Just $129, that is. You will struggle to find a Windows 8.1 tablet like this, at this great a price. But then again, Microsoft has been known to offer some of the sweetest deals on tablets. Redmond is currently preparing the grand opening of a few new Microsoft Store locations. And if you live near the location where...

The Surface Pro 3 is about to hit retail on June 20, and Microsoft have prepared some very special extravaganzas to make sure that customers will be there to try out the new device. At launch. Shows and concerts are planned at pretty much every store that will sell that deluxe slate. This is what Microsoft said in a...

The count just keeps on going up and up. Redmond has been busy expanding its retail presence in the United States, and it seems that every month or so we hear details of new locations. And now the company has confirmed the locations of 11 new specialty stores that will be opening their doors next month. These details...

Until Saturday, that is. The Surface Touch Cover is an essential accessory for Microsoft’s flagship tablets, and now the company has rolled out a limited time promotion. Very limited time, in fact, as this new deal ends this week. Anyway, anyone that purchase a Surface tablet, any Surface tablet, through the Microsoft...

Well, you can’t really ask for more than this, now can you! Last week the technology titan launched a $50 discount campaign for Windows XP users that were ready to upgrade. But while that promotion was good, this one is grand! In a special price cut that should come in handy to many consumers, Microsoft is offering a...

I’ll hand it to you if you say that Microsoft is not that active when it comes to opening its retail outlets the world over, but the company has very aggressive expansion plans in North America. The technology titan currently has 83 (large and specialty) stores open in the US and Canada. Four new locations are in the...