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Introducing Windows 8 Consumer Preview

By Kent Walter

Moments ago in Barcelona, we announced the release of Windows 8 Consumer Preview, available to download now for anyone interested in trying it We’ve been hard at work for many months now, and while we still have lots more to… Read more

Windows at CES 2012

By Brandon LeBlanc

Looking back at 2011, it was a great year for Windows and for We began 2011 with a little over 240 million licenses sold of Windows Since then, we’ve seen incredible momentum with Windows 7 throughout 2011 (300 million licenses,… Read more

Windows Store Preview & App Contest

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today at a Windows Store preview event in San Francisco, we announced the policies and business terms for the Windows These details for the Windows Store are very important as it outlines the incredible economic opportunity for developers that Windows… Read more

Windows Phone 7.5 “Mango” update begins

By Eric Hautala

It’s underway! This morning, at roughly 10 Pacific time, we began rolling out the Mango update to phones around the I’m sure you’re as excited as we are: Windows Phone (aka Mango) is our largest and most feature-packed software refresh… Read more

More buzz from BUILD – Developers get their devices!

By Brandon LeBlanc

I just got back from the Anaheim Convention Center where I got to see thousands of developers receiving their Samsung prototype PC with Windows 8 Developer     Christian Loredo, John Tobin, Johnny Gabbai where the first 3 people in line… Read more

Windows 8 Previewed Today at BUILD

By Brandon LeBlanc

The keynote finished a few hours ago at BUILD where Steven Sinofsky and other members of his engineering leadership team shared a detailed preview of the next major Windows release codenamed “Windows 8” to the thousands of developers in attendance… Read more

Windows @ BUILD

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today, at the developer-focused BUILD conference in Anaheim, CA we’re are sharing a detailed preview of the next major release of Windows – “Windows 8”. You can watch our keynote live now at where Steven Sinofsky and other members of… Read more