• Windows Phone - Lots of industry excitement!
    • 8.1 developer preview will be available soon. Joe Belfiore said check back next week :-)
    • Action center + notification center
    • New keyboard - new world record holder
    • Cortana
      • Cortana = Siri + Google Now + Developer Extensibility
      • Interviewed personal assistants
      • Notebook stores relevant information
    • Quiet hours
    • HIGHLY customizable lock screen
    • Rewritten calendar
    • Store apps on the SD card
    • IE 11
      • WebGL
    • Bluetooth LE
    • VPN
    • Windows is now free for any screen under 9"
    • Existing apps can run in compatibility mode
    • Buy applications and in-app purchases and share then between Win8.1 and WP8.1
    • Geofencing
    • WiFi sense - auto-WiFi portal login and password sharing with friends
    • Signed and encrypted email
    • Switch calls to Skype while on a call
    • Battery Sense - Monitor battery performance by application
    • New Nokia phones announced
  • Azure
    • New portal focused on merging separate products and supporting DevOps
      • Integrated billing
      • Integrated Visual Studio Online
    • Remote debugging in IaaS - thanks to the agent
    • Websites
      • Free SSL certs for web sites
      • Java support
      • Autoscale GA
      • Traffic Manager GA
    • SQL Databases
      • Restore from backups at regular intervals
      • Max size for premium is now 500GB, up from 150GB
    • Big pricing drops
      • Compute by up to 35%
      • Storage by up to 65%
      • New "basic" tier without load balancing - 27% price drop
    • Orleans preview released - The framework that powers Halo's distributed cloud services
    • Partnerships with Chef and Puppet to run their management software on Azure
    • Mobile services
      • Offline sync capability
      • Kindle push notifications GA
    • New CDN Service
      • Can point at blobs
      • Can point at a content folder. Previously this was /content/, and it is now /cdn/
    • Azure Active Directory Premium GA
      • Multi-factor authentication
      • Machine learning-based security & reports
      • Self-service password reset
      • Company branding
  • .NET/Windows