A tipster on the Windows Central forums says that Cricket Wireless will begin selling Microsoft's Lumia 650 phone with Windows 10 Mobile for free for new customers who switch their old phone number from any carrier other than AT&T.
An image leak reportedly shows the packaging for the upcoming Alcatel Idol 4S with Windows 10, which may be the final name for the Windows 10 Mobile smartphone previously known as the Alcatel Idol 4 Pro. The packaging shows both the T-Mobile logo and that it will include a VR headset.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella just received a large cash bonus for Microsoft for exceeding most of his needed milestones during the company's last fiscal year. However, he didn't quite get all of the bonus money he was eligible to receive.
If you purchase the physical version of the Call of Duty Infinite Warfare Legacy Editions on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, you will need the disc to be inserted in the consoles to play the extra Call of Duty Modern Warfare Remastered game.
Microsoft and developer Smoking Gun Interactive will release patch 1.21 for its free-to-play strategy game Age of Empires: Castle Siege on Tuesday, October 4. It introduces Age X to the game with lots of updates for its units and structures.
Listings for the Microsoft Band 2 fitness wearable have been removed from Microsoft Store sites worldwide. Microsoft has confirmed that they have sold through their current Band 2 inventory and also state they have no plans to release a Band 3 device in 2016.
Microsoft is rolling out a number of new features for its Xbox One console to members of the Xbox Preview program. They include the new Arena tournament features, along with Achievement Rarity, and more features and improvements.
In a chat with Microsoft President Brad Smith, he stated that the company has no intentions on blocking data from LinkedIn to rival Salesforce after Microsoft acquires the business-themed social networking service.
Microsoft has announced plans to launch datacenters in France sometime in 2017 that will be used for its cloud-based services like Azure, Office 365 and Dynamics 365. It also announced the publication of a book, "A Cloud for Global Good" that offers ideas on how companies and the government can offer the cloud for everyone's benefit.
Team17 have announced plans to develop and publish The Escapists 2 sometime in 2017 for the PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The sequel to the popular prison breakout RPG will feature multiplayer support for the first time.