Two weeks ago, we would have written the Lumia 635 off as a middling device you'd probably pass over. After the last week's events, it might be the new direction of Windows Phone.
The Android-based Nokia X is being killed, but cheaper Lumia smartphones will live on. They'll just be running Windows Phone.
One of the first to fall as part of Microsoft's layoffs is its Xbox Entertainment Studios, although some of the company's flagship media offerings will remain unscathed.
Siri isn't the only personal assistant that can turn on the lights for you. Cortana integration is coming to the Insteon smart-home ecosystem.
Users can make group calls for free on Windows PCs, so why not tablets, too? Microsoft has solved that problem.
The huge improvements in Windows Phone 8.1 will soon be available without jumping through any hoops.
Based on DreamWorks's How to Train Your Dragon movies, the game also incorporates real-world data like weather and points of interest to create adventures that last exactly as long as your kids are in the car.
But how committed is Microsoft in the long-term, now that its focus has shifted?
"McLaren" handset may let users see more information by floating a finger over the screen.