Articles about Windows 8
Microsoft is rebranding its Bing consumer apps as MSN apps and bringing them to iOS and Android devices. It also is revamping the MSN.com portal.
Microsoft's next major Windows release is rumored to have some connection to a 'Windows as a Service' concept. But WaaS may not be what many think.
If you regularly switch between a PC or Mac, tablet, and smartphone then you might want to look at this new keyboard that lets you enter text on all of them with a simple flip of the switch.
Toshiba's new $119 Atom-powered tablet won't win any medals for speed, but it does have more than enough power to make people think twice about buying a cheap Android device, especially of they come from a Windows background.
Despite reaching end-of-support this year, Windows XP remains in second place behind Windows 8 and WIndows 8.1.
Windows and Linux are operating systems with many similarities and differences. Learn some tips to help cross the bridge between the two in the conclusion of a multi-part series.
Laptops are good rivals for the desktop, especially if you use the iPad Air as an external monitor.
Microsoft launches Surface Pro 3 in the UK with specially commissioned works at the National Portrait Gallery.
Microsoft is readying a fix meant to remedy an issue with the Intel Core i7 Surface Pro 3 tablets that is meant to remedy overheating issues reported by some users.
The challenges facing Microsoft Windows are many, but none so big as the casual PC user's changing habits.
If you need a Windows 8.1 computer that's flexible enough to be a tablet, a laptop (if you add the optional keyboard) and even (if you add the optional docking station) a desktop PC, then the Surface Pro 3 manages the trade-offs as well as anything on the market.
While I still keep up with Windows, and use it in a limited fashion in my work life, I have switched over to OS X as my primary workhorse platform. Will Windows 9 tempt me back to the Microsoft fold?
Microsoft's newest version of OneNote for Android is optimized to work on tablets and adds support for digital inking. The 'modern' version of OneNote for Windows 8.x also is getting an update.
Microsoft is aiming to make available a technology preview of Windows Threshold around late September or early October.
Digging beneath the Surface, here's what the numbers tell us so far, plus why the slowing tablet market might actually be a good thing for Microsoft's tablet.