Windows 7 Compatibility Center: 17 markets in 12 languages to list over 100,000 products & new IE8 Tools

This post also appears at windowsteamblog.com   I’m pleased to announce we’ve expanded support for the Windows 7 Compatibility Center.  The fantastic Windows 7 momentum continues with a 150 million licenses sold to date, so ongoing support for the huge number of products that work with Windows is critical. Since my first announcement on the…


Windows Summit 2010: Wherever You Are, Be Here Today!

Hello Everyone – It is my pleasure to announce that the Windows Summit 2010 kicks off today. Those of you who have heard about Windows Summit 2010 know that it is a virtual comprised of three tracks – Device, System and Software. The event designed for hardware and software designers, developers, engineers and testers who…


My CES Videos – visiting partners, this time Canon

At CES 2010 I was hard at work with a video crew visiting some of our partners at the show.  We stopped by the Canon booth.   This is also posted on the Windows Team Blog


Amazon announces The Kindle Reader For PC at the launch of Windows 7!

I had the pleasure of being here in New York with Amazon as we announced the Kindle Reader for PC.  Brandon over at the windowsteamblog.com has a good overview of the application as well.  It’s a free app that brings the Kindle experience to Windows and it is optimized for Windows 7.  That means not…


Posted to the Windowsteamblog.com – Compatibility Center and Upgrade Advisor

Check out my post on the Windowsteamblog about 2 really important tools for anyone considering upgrading.   “There is a lot of excitement for the launch of Windows 7 and we know many of you are looking for information as you think about upgrading. To help you, we are announcing the availability of two great…


Compatibility & Ecosystem Momentum For Windows 7

[This post also appears on WindowsTeamBlog.com] Hi, it’s Mark Relph again from the Windows Ecosystem Team here at Microsoft. Over the summer, our team posted a series of updates on our progress overall and with hardware and software vendors. In advance of the launch of Windows 7, I wanted to provide an update on our…


The Windows Logo Program……

I’ve recently started blogging over on the Windowsteamblog.com… it is great to be blogging again and I’ll be starting posting back to my personal work blog soon as well…. for now – check out the post here.