Posts in Lock Screen

Skype for Windows 8.1, engineered since the acquisition

By Brandon LeBlanc

This blog post is part of a series of guest posts we’re publishing this week from different people in groups across Microsoft who helped us build Windows – BrandonFor an engineer, nothing is as rewarding as seeing the product you’ve… Read more

The story behind the Windows Phone 8 Start screen

By Josh Phillips

I remember the exact moment I fell in love with Windows Phone and its Start I’d just started on the engineering team here and been handed my first Windows Phone 7 It wasn’t long before I discovered that when I… Read more

Q&A: The new Windows Phone 8 lock screen

By Michael Stroh

The new Windows Phone 8 Start screen, with its new resizable Live Tiles, colors, and other improvements, has been getting lots of well-deserved attention since it’s But Start’s sidekick—the lock screen—also received several juicy upgrades in the new The lock… Read more

New official wallpapers for your Windows Phone

By Michael Stroh

Our fans have created some fantastic Windows Phone wallpapers over the Today we’re unveiling a new nature series from Windows Phone fan and London-based graphic designer Levi What’s unique about these is that they’re the first to carry our design… 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