Microsoft is holding a Windows event in New York City today -- but you should expect a little more than just talk of a Windows update. Rumors point to anything from an iMac-style all-in-one desktop machine to an Xbox update to something called "mixed reality."
You can live-stream the event here. Here's what's been announced so far.
The next big Windows update is called the "Creator's Update," coming early 2017.
Among the new toys: A shiny new version of Microsoft Paint that works in 3D.
A video showed a panoramic photo being turned into a graphic.
Also included: VR headsets that cost much less than, say, an Oculus Rift.
Microsoft also showed off Beam, a game streaming platform that will compete with Twitch.
A new Surface product did arrive: a Surface Book with 16 hours of battery life.
And here's the all-in-one PC: the Surface Studio, which costs $2,999.
It also boasts a Surface Dial which can be used with some settings.
Here's the Studio in action.
Below are the updates we expected before the event started.
A new Windows PC
The Verge reported weeks ago that Windows was planning to show off an all-in-one desktop, similar to the iMac pictured above.
Windows 10... and Xbox?
The main focus of the event, as the promo art implies, is Windows 10. Rumor has it some changes are coming in two big software updates in 2017, and they could affect the Xbox.
How about a new Surface tablet?
Don't bet on it, even though the Surface Pro 4 launched at a similar event last year. Anonymous sources told The Verge a new Surface wasn't coming, but laptops and devices made by other manufacturers might.
The Surface devices have been getting some bad press lately. The Surface is the "official sideline technology sponsor" of the NFL, but the Patriots' Bill Belichick went on a rant about how buggy they were last week. He said in an interview, "I'm done with the tablets -- they're just too undependable for me."
WATCH | Of course, actions speak louder than words, so here you can watch Belichick slamming a Surface on the sidelines.