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4 tips for a standout Start screen on your Windows Phone

By Dylan Romero

For me, the Windows Phone Start screen was the catalyst for leaving my iPhone It's just SO much better in terms of customization, personalization…basically any kind of -ization you can think (You probably already know how to resize/move/add/remove Tiles on… Read more

8.1 reasons to love Windows 8.1

By David S

As you probably know by now, Windows has you’re running Windows 8 on your PC,  you can update to Windows for Just open the Windows Store and download the update like you would any other If you’re running Windows 7,… Read more

Right from the Start: Bing Apps

By Ryan Gavin

A few weeks ago, we published a blog post about more than 20 new and improved Microsoft apps and services that will come right from (the) Start on your new Windows device with Windows Last week we talked about Xbox… Read more

Getting around in Windows 8

By Kent Walter

A common thread we’ve seen in the feedback so far about Windows 8, on this blog or elsewhere, positive or negative, is that people using Windows 8 for the first time might need a little help getting their For me,… Read more

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 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