‘Tis the season for big updates to several top apps and games in the Windows Store

The Windows Store continues to grow, with stockings full of new titles every day. And new and old favorites alike continue to get better-and-better, too. Here’s a sampling of some of the latest big app and game updates: Blackberry Messenger (BBM) One of the pioneers of easy, reliable messaging has now added features that let… Read more

December Update on the Windows Insider Program

Hi everyone, Before heading off for the holidays I wanted to give a little bit of an update on how things are shaping up for Windows 10, especially since we don’t have a build for you this month. I know that some of you are disappointed that we didn’t release another build (though we know… Read more

WinHEC registration has started!

In September, I announced the return of the Windows Hardware Engineering Community (WinHEC) Summit in Shenzhen, March 18th and 19th. I am happy to announce today that registration for WinHEC has now started. If you are interested in attending, please request an invitation here. The WinHEC Summit represents an important milestone for Microsoft as we… Read more

Candy Crush Saga comes to Windows Phone

Just in time for the holidays – the hit game Candy Crush Saga has arrived for Windows Phone 8.1! You can download Candy Crush Saga here from the Windows Phone Store free with in-app purchase options.   In Candy Crush Saga, you join Tiffi and Mr. Toffee in a sweet adventure through the magical world… Read more