Windows 10 for Enterprise: More secure and up to date

On January 21, Terry Myerson announced that a free upgrade for Windows 10 will be made available to customers running Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 devices who upgrade in the first year after launch*. This is something we think consumers and many small businesses will be really excited about, given it is… Read more

Millions download role-playing app built by recent grad; he will publish to Xbox One using universal apps

Zoltán Gubics is a hugely successful mobile game developer; his role-playing game, Medieval Apocalypse, has accrued 1.1 million downloads on the Windows platform. Gubics graduated just last year from Budapest University of Technology and Economics. During his course work, he developed the popular Off Road Racing game and later he established an independent game development… Read more

Submit games to the Windows Game Developer Contest – win up to $10,000

Publish your best apps and games in the Windows and Windows Phone Stores – and have a chance to win big cash for your creative efforts – in the Windows Game Developer Contest, running now through March 20, 2015. A Microsoft panel will judge submissions based on quality (50%), creativity (30%), and technical excellence (20%), with… Read more

Windows 10 is empowering developers to dream again

Yesterday Terry showed you how Windows 10 will usher in a new generation of Windows by powering innovation and more personal computing across the largest range of devices, including Microsoft Surface Hub and the world’s first holographic computing platform; Microsoft HoloLens. Windows 10 will empower people to do some amazing things with a new version… Read more

Lumia 435 and 532 smartphones announced today

Today we announced two new affordable Lumia smartphones: the Lumia 435 and the Lumia 532. The Lumia 435 is our first 400-series Lumia smartphone. Both these devices will come with Windows Phone 8.1 and the Lumia Denim Update pre-installed. With Windows Phone 8.1, you get awesome features like Cortana – your very own personal digital… Read more