Also broke Windows 10 Mobile promise
Software outfit Microsoft has U-turned over its decision to kill off support for Intel Skylake processors running Windows 7 and 8.1 next year.
The system has not gone rogue
Microsoft has been getting a lot of stick for annoying its existing Windows users with upgrade requires for Windows 10. But some users have been complaining that the OS has gone rogue and started updating itself.
The old Microsoft is back
Microsoft seems to be back on form spectacularly knifing one of its long term partners and customers as it seems to be adopting its own rival products.
Is Steve Balmer dead, alive or both?
Software giant Microsoft is focusing a lot of its R&D money on quantum computing.
Wants to cash in on the new wave of devices
Software king of the world Microsoft has decided to delay its next incarnation of Windows 10, Redstone 2, for a year.
Who would have thought that a few years ago?
Microsoft is going to bring its SQL Server to Linux, in a move which would have been unthinkable a few years ago when Redmond dubbed the open source operating system "cancer."
Claims up to 20% more GPU and 50% more CPU performance
Microsoft has released a new teaser video which shows the benefitst of the upcoming DirectX 12 API, including better performance, reduced latency and smoother framerates.
Phil Spencer says it is not happening
For a while now there has been talk that Redmond is planning to unify its Xbox and PC OS but it turns out that might not happen.
Advertising war begins
Microsoft has started an advertising campaign which aims to prove that PCs can do much more than Macs.