Microsoft late last evening released a new Windows 10 Redstone 3 preview version for PCs, that being build 16278, to the Fast ring of the Windows Insider Program. It follows build 16273 that arrived last Wednesday, and build 16275 that made its way out on Friday. And just like the build 16275, it is only...

Every so quietly! Yesterday was a big day for Microsoft, as it finally managed to release a new Windows 10 preview build for PCs in the Fast ring of the Windows Insider Program. After, what was, a wait of three weeks. And even though the software titan usually prepares a mobile version of the preview to be...

Drastic step, but one that was, perhaps, coming all along. Microsoft has made the decision to no longer list general known issues in the changelogs that it releases for Insider preview builds. No wonder, then, that the last build we got did not list even a single known issue in the release notes. Which some...

It’s official, folks. Last week, a blocking bug ruined the launch plans of a new Windows 10 Insider Preview build, and now there is news that another show-stopping bug has been discovered. Which in simpler terms, means that there will be no new build this week. Monday, it is. Windows Insider Program chief...

One. But we’ll take it. Microsoft has released a new preview build of Windows 10 Mobile, that being build 15240. And it comes with the usual splattering of improvements and bug fixes, along with an odd feature or two. Dona Sarkar, the head of the Windows Insider Program, revealed the rather disappointing news...

It has been a while coming but Office 2016 for Mac Preview is now up for grabs for people that want to try out these new bits. This is a major update for the productivity suite on OS X. The last major version was made available in 2011. Microsoft have listed all the new features of this release on a feature...

Redmond has done a top job at preventing software leaks these past few months, but even the best laid plans sometimes unravel. Microsoft Office 16 beta, it appears, has leaked. The suite itself is set for a launch sometimes in the second half of 2015, but the software titan has so far kept most of the details...

And Microsoft is again pushing this one as a critical update, for some reason. Those of you running Windows Phone Developer Preview via the company’s developer program now have access to a new release. Build 14203 of the mobile operating system was first unearthed earlier today. The last update to this...

No secret that Microsoft was working on Office for Android tablets, a version of its productivity suite custom designed for the world’s most popular mobile platform. But the company has just made it official today. And it is inviting users that are interested in this flavor, to sign up for the preview version...

Another test version from Redmond is ready to go live. According to some very reliable sources, work on Microsoft Office 16 Preview is almost finalized, and a public preview is incoming. The most prominent of these is regular Microsoft watcher Mary Jo Foley, who writes that the company is gearing up to...