Articles about Windows 8
Microsoft officials are sharing an unusual glimpse into the company's Windows roadmap during the Build 2014 conference.
Microsoft is starting its rollout of Windows 8.1 Update on April 2. The new features and changes are starting to make this an operating system I actually want to use.
What's on tap for Microsoft's Build conference this week? Here's what we know and what we think we know.
Each new update chips away at the annoyances of Windows 8. Here are six power features that are new or improved with the Windows 8.1 update due in a couple of weeks.
Microsoft is inching closer to delivering the second version of its Kinect for Windows sensor, and is showing off what the final hardware will look like.
Microsoft is no longer making the Surface Wireless Keyboard Adapters that the company introduced in September 2013.
A former Apple salesman and longtime Mac user forsakes the Apple platform for Windows. The post causes Mac fans to go nuts.
As the end of Windows XP support on April 8 approaches, Microsoft is making available a new trade-in offer for those willing to switch their XP machines for Windows 8.1 ones.
There's no shortage of Windows PCs and tablets from which to choose, but there's still no good way to make the choice.
Alex A. Kibkalo, the former Microsoft employee charged this week with leaking the company's trade secrets, was a little too loyal to Microsoft services. That turned out to be his undoing.
Microsoft has taken the covers off its latest gaming/graphics programming interface, known as DirectX 12, that will be supported across Windows, Windows Phone and the Xbox One OS by next year.
A former Microsoft employee has been charged with passing on Microsoft trade secrets involving Windows 8.
It looks like Huawei's dual-OS smartphone is going the way of the Asus Transformer Book Duet. The concept of a device that can run both Android and Windows holds a lot of appeal. But as long as Google, Microsoft and Apple have competing ecosystems, it is unlikely to see the light of day.
Rumors are swirling that Microsoft may buy or invest significantly in mobile-development tool vendor Xamarin.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella may take the wraps off the long-rumored Office for iPad suite at a Microsoft press event focused on cloud and mobile on March 27.