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First Looks: Windows 8 Preview

First Looks: Windows 8 Preview

With official blog entries and a Facebook page, Windows 8 has kept us enthralled in anticipation. We jumped right into the thick of action with the release of its Developer Preview.

Microsoft Upgrades its Mouse Lineup with Touch

Microsoft Upgrades its Mouse Lineup with Touch

With touch technology fast becoming a popular and primary method for registering inputs, Microsoft updates its mouse lineup unveiling some new faces and capabilities while refreshing some old ones too. Check out the new touch mice that's coming to your favorite accessory shops.

Hands-on with Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Mango

Hands-on with Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Mango

Codenamed Mango, the upcoming Microsoft Windows Phone 7 update will see more than 500 new features introduced. We present to you the key take away points as well as our hands-on experience on this long-awaited update.

MWC 2011 - Microsoft Updates Windows Phone 7

MWC 2011 - Microsoft Updates Windows Phone 7

MWC 2010 was the event where Microsoft revealed Windows Phone 7. So it is fitting for the Redmond-based company to announce its updates to the mobile OS at the very same event, one year later.

Nokia-Microsoft Alliance - What Does It Mean For You?

Nokia-Microsoft Alliance - What Does It Mean For You?

Surprised? To be honest, if you've been following the news lately, this shouldn't be that much of a shock to you. Question is, what will Nokia Windows Phone 7 mean for you? Here are some of our thoughts based on the recent debacle.

CES 2011: Show Floor Coverage (Part 1)

CES 2011: Show Floor Coverage (Part 1)

Highlights from the show floor of CES 2011. In this edition, we've plenty of tablets, notebooks and systems covered, courtesy of Microsoft showcasing the more prominent products from their partners in one location. Also covered are Lenovo's new star products from their booth.

7 Days with Windows Phone 7

7 Days with Windows Phone 7

With almost two years in the making, Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 OS is now official. We embarked on a 7-day journey to experience Microsoft's new mobile OS, and with it, a better understanding of its features. Here's our report, on Microsoft Windows Phone 7.

Exclusive: A Windows Phone 7 Experience for HWZ.com Members

Exclusive: A Windows Phone 7 Experience for HWZ.com Members

The coming of the Windows Phone 7 mobile OS is an important milestone in the industry and for Microsoft. To show their commitment to this new development, Microsoft Singapore marked this occasion by setting up a special HardwareZone members only session to give these enthusiasts a detailed rundown of the Windows Phone 7 platform. Hit the jump for our full coverage, including video.

Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Launch

Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Launch

The stage is set for Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 to take its place in the race to regain its smartphone dominance. At its official launch, we got a whiff of the updated mobile OS, loaded on the newest and fastest devices that will be reaching our shores very soon.

Boogie Adventure in the Kinect Wonderland

Boogie Adventure in the Kinect Wonderland

Microsoft calls for a media event to announce the launch date of its new Kinect controller for its Xbox 360. Given the chance to try out the new Kinect games, how could we not go?