As one of the largest technology companies around, Microsoft really banks on its partners to drive its technologies forward. These partnerships have taken another dimension altogether with the company’s latest platforms like Windows 8 and Windows Phone. Redmond has been running its Partner of the Year Awards program...

Here’s some video taken at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2012. It shows a boisterous (of course) Steve Ballmer rallying the army of partners with all the exciting news that Microsoft has to offer this year. Some Windows 8 among other things…

Part 2 of the WPC 2011 Steve Ballmer Keynote Speech on video. You can read my live blog of the event here. You can see my analysis of the event here. In this second part of the video, Steve Ballmer and Tami Reller talk about more Windows products and services including Windows 8…

Finally, part 1 of the WPC 2011 Steve Ballmer Keynote Speech on video. You can read my live blog of the event here. You can see my analysis of the event here. In this first part of the video, Steve Ballmer warms up the crowd by talking about Bing, Xbox and a bunch of tools…

It seems like there will be no Windows 8 CTP build offered to developers. The Windows 8 CTP or Community Technical Preview was something that the Windows 8 community was hoping would be offered at WPC 2011. Based on what we saw at the Keynote, it’s not going to happen.

Steve’s talking now.. Talking about the transition to the cloud… Talking about how Microsoft was all in on the cloud… Why is Steve so loud? Talking about the Imagine cup Playing video of Imagine Cup participants Imagine Cup contestants video Report card on Microsoft Microsoft trying to drive forward the platform for...

Microsoft’s WorldWide Partner Conference (WPC 2011) officially kicks off today. At some point during this event, we expect to hear a little more about Windows 8 and maybe even (long shot) get to download the Windows 8 CTP to play around with. From some of the earlier reports though, we’re not so sure that a CTP version...

I came across this really cool Windows 8 article on channelinsider.com The articles talks about 10 answers we want from Windows 8 at Microsoft WPC. Here’s an excerpt.. 1. The App Store Microsoft will reportedly feature an application marketplace in Windows 8. We’d like to see Microsoft provide details at WPC and show...

There is a slim chance that Microsoft may release the Windows 8 CTP or Windows 8 Community Technical Preview in a few days. They may do it at the WWPC (World Wide Partner Conference) happening in Los Angeles this coming week. In the event that they do release the Windows 8 CTP here, you will be able to download it on...