Liveblog: Microsoft Build 2014 Keynote Address


Microsoft’s Build conference does not always incite a lot of enthusiasm for the mobile market. This year will be different. Not only will Microsoft announce Windows Phone 8.1, but it will essentially launch it to market as well with the possibility of commercial availability as early as this month for new devices, and existing devices may also begin receiving update notices.

This Keynote address will run at least 3 hours, and we are anticipating a full plate of goodies all the way through, from subtle enhancements to Windows, to seeing some hardware rear its head, a grand parade for Windows Phone, and who knows, a peek at a Surface mini?

We will bring everything to you we can here in San Francisco. Keep a browser window open just for us. The Microsoft Build 2014 Keynote begins at 8:30am PT | 10:30am CT | 11:30am ET | 4:30pm GMT!

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22 Comments

1. Felix_Gatto

Posts: 942; Member since: Jul 03, 2013

C'mon Microsoft, why you're lazy to develop WP to become a mature OS? Don't dissapoint me this time or I will ditch my L620.

2. tech2

Posts: 3487; Member since: Oct 26, 2012

Better late then never.

8. Credo

Posts: 749; Member since: Apr 19, 2012

An announcement that is going to take 3 hours? I don't know how that's gonna dissapoint :)

10. adecvat

Posts: 647; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

You probably should ditch L620, it will support only few features from 8.1

9. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

I see that the NSA is in attendance...

11. tech2

Posts: 3487; Member since: Oct 26, 2012

lol....Good 1

12. papss unregistered

They just left their permanent home at Google

19. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

actually they move from one office to the other, its like that annoying friend who goes to your house eats your food and leaves

13. Hatshipuh

Posts: 163; Member since: Aug 09, 2012

Am I the only one to think of 4chan when I see that /b?

14. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

Anybody else thinking that Belfiore is annoying?

15. chandancherry

Posts: 32; Member since: Jun 25, 2013

Giving license to Micromax in India is a good move!

16. AppleHateBoy unregistered

Correction: 3:30 GMT. Really looking forward to WP updates. Edit: Crap. No correction. My country doesn't follow DST.

18. Kyokado

Posts: 115; Member since: Jul 11, 2013

Do the math please. And just asking. Ur a apple hater. U hate wp too?

21. AppleHateBoy unregistered

No. I like WP a little bit, because of Nokia. I have used Lumia 820, I liked it.

17. AppleHateBoy unregistered

Micromax WP? Lol!! I guess they don't know that Micromax doesn't have any kind of After Sales Services....

20. jsdechavez

Posts: 810; Member since: Jul 20, 2012

One request. Fix bluetooth pairing/streaming to headsets on Windows 8.1 because it doesnt work..

22. haseebzahid

Posts: 1853; Member since: Feb 22, 2012

good now thats what i Call open choice choose the programing language yepee!

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