How-to: Enable Enterprise Mode in Internet Explorer 11

How-to: Enable Enterprise Mode in Internet Explorer 11

Enterprise Mode for Internet Explorer 11 provides better compatibility for older versions of IE; and there are tools to manage which Web apps use it. But first, we tell you how to turn it on.
8 Things Microsoft Got Right in Windows Phone 8.1

8 Things Microsoft Got Right in Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft has added more than a bunch of new features in Windows Phone 8.1. We tell you our favorites.
A Future Windows 8.1 Update Will Bring Back the Start Menu

A Future Windows 8.1 Update Will Bring Back the Start Menu

At Build 2014, Microsoft also found some time to tease some future updates. One that's bound to please long-time Windows users is the return of the Start menu. And it comes with a twist.
Windows To Be Free for Devices Under 9 Inches

Windows To Be Free for Devices Under 9 Inches

Microsoft has announced at Build that Windows will now be free for OEMs building devices smaller than 9 inches.
Nokia Announces Windows Phone 8.1-running Lumia 930, Lumia 635 & Lumia 630 (Updated with Hands-on Photos)

Nokia Announces Windows Phone 8.1-running Lumia 930, Lumia 635 & Lumia 630 (Updated with Hands-on Photos)

Towards the end of the first keynote at the Build conference, Nokia announced three new Lumia smartphones for Windows Phone 8.1, including the flagship Lumia 930, the affordable Lumia 635 and the first dual-SIM Lumia 630.
Microsoft: Touch-friendly Modern Office Development Is Progressing Smoothly

Microsoft: Touch-friendly Modern Office Development Is Progressing Smoothly

At Build 2014, Microsoft has also taken some time to demo the Modern-style version of Office. But this touch-friendly Office looks to be still far away from an official release.
Microsoft Announces Windows 8.1 Update, Coming on April 8

Microsoft Announces Windows 8.1 Update, Coming on April 8

Less than six months after releasing Windows 8.1, the first major update for the operating system is set to arrive next week with many UI tweaks to please keyboard and mouse users.
Microsoft Unveils Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft Unveils Windows Phone 8.1

At the Build developer conference today in San Francisco, Microsoft has announced Windows Phone 8.1. And for the first time, we got to hear the voice of the Cortana digital personal assistant.