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Best of the Web for Windows Users - 16 - 22 November 2014

This week was quieter than the previous one but even so, some interesting things did happen. For example, Microsoft has announced that they will change the kernel version starting with Windows 10, which is a very bold step. They also announced a new firmware update for Surface Pro 3 and the release schedule for the Lumia Denim firmware update that's coming to Nokia Lumia smartphones. Bing has also received a few welcome changes while Xbox One has enjoyed some very good sales in the UK. Read this week's recap to learn more about what happened in Microsoft's ecosystem.

Best of the Web for Windows Users – 26 October - 1 November 2014

This week was very busy for Microsoft: they have released a new device - the Microsoft Band, announced unlimited OneDrive storage for their Office 365 subscribers, launched new app versions and more. To learn more details about this news and discover other interesting stories, check this week's roundup.

Best of the Web for Windows Users – 19 - 25 October 2014

This week Microsoft has shared their financial results for their latest quarter and they were nothing short of impressive. Also, they have announced that they are replacing the Nokia branding for smartphones with Microsoft Lumia and have revealed details about their new design. Also, a new build for Windows 10 Preview has been made available which brings some new features as well as new bugs. To learn about this news and more, read this week's recap. We have plenty of good reading recommendations for you.

Best of the Web for Windows Users – 12 - 18 October 2014

This week Microsoft has revealed that it already has 1 million people testing the Windows 10 Technical Preview and the top 10 most requested features so far. Also, they have released a new version of Skype for iPhone and a new app that's based on the Skype backbone - Skype Qik. Learn about this news and more from this week's recap of the most important news in Microsoft's consumer ecosystem.

Best of the Web for Windows Users – 5 - 11 October 2014

This week as quieter than the previous one. Now that the Windows 10 Technical Preview is available for anyone who wants to give it a try, most people commented about what's new and what will be different in the Windows ecosystem, after Windows 10 is launched. In addition to this interesting commentary there were some news about updates for Skype, OneDrive and future accessory support for Surface Pro 3. Learn more from this week's recap:

Best of the Web for Windows Users – 28 September - October 4 2014

The most important events in this week circled around Microsoft’s big announcement of Windows 10. Microsoft released a Technical Preview of this next version of Windows. It’s not done yet, but it will provide a good idea on where Windows is heading as a platform. Microsoft is now one step away from fulfilling their grand plan: creating one platform for PCs, tablets, phones, Xbox consoles and other devices.

Best of the Web for Windows Users – 21 - 27 September 2014

This week has been rather quiet, with a smaller amout of exciting news. The most important news doesn’t even come from Microsoft directly but from Samsung: they have decided to discontinue their laptop sales in Europe. Also, some new apps and updates are now available for Windows Phone users. To learn what happened this week in Microsoft’s consumer ecosystem, don’t hesitate to read our recap: