Looks like Redmond is at it again! The company, famed as much for renaming and rebranding, as it is for software and services has new codenames for Windows 10. Earlier this year we learned that the software titan was ditching its Redstone codenames for the operating system. Instead, a new codename that reflected the...

Of all Microsoft hardware partners, past and present, LG has been perhaps the most amusing case. The company has been completely out of the picture after releasing a Windows Phone 7 handset. And it has, on multiple occasions, played down the talk for some new Windows Phone 8 hardware. Even when Redmond announced a...

Talk that Microsoft is set to merge its two ARM based operating systems, Windows Phone and Windows RT, is not new. Although we are yet to get any confirmation when this might actually happen. But some new information coming from the always reliable Mary Jo Foley of ZDNet reveals that this combined operating system is...

With all the hoopla about the Windows Phone 8.1 roll out, it is easy to overlook the fact that Microsoft is probably well into development of the next version of its mobile operating platform. Still very early days, of course, but there have been some rumors about the future of Windows Phone. And the latest one to...

It is remarkable just how silent Microsoft has been on the matter. Almost everything we have heard so far about the rumored Cortana voice assistant has been from unofficial sources. And now famed Microsoft watcher MSFTNerd is at it again with plenty of details. Redmond may be gearing up to unveil Windows Phone 8.1 in...

We first heard the name (or codename, if you will) Threshold a few weeks back. The initial details were as vague as they could be, and some figured this was the name of Windows 8.2, while others pegged this as Windows 9. Well, it looks like the latter camp was onto something! Threshold, it turns out, is actually...

Don’t you just love it when the rumor mill just starts to run wild? The grapevine has been abuzz with all sorts of news, some even conflicting, about Windows Threshold. While this is, in all probability, just a codename for the next major version of Windows, people have been rather interested about it due to recent...

The in news at the moment if Windows Threshold, and what sorts of decisions Microsoft takes during development and after launch of this new initiative. The future of the Windows brand, on PCs, tablets and smartphones is to be decided here. Of course, the biggest piece of the puzzle here is Redmond’s acquisition of...

The most popular topic among the Microsoft user base these days is Windows Threshold. While we had had a handful of rumors about the so-called Spring 2014 GDR update for Windows 8.1, Threshold is where it is at right now. And the reason for this enthusiasm? News that Redmond may bring back the classic Start Menu with...

With the cat pretty much out of the bag, several sources are now reporting openly about exactly what sorts of changes Windows Threshold will bring around when it takes flight. There is already talk about the inclusion of a brand new Start Menu. Regular Microsoft watcher Mary Jo Foley has also chimed in, claiming that...