Articles about Windows 8
Looking for a cheap and cheerful Windows-powered notebook for work of play? Take a look at the HP Stream 11.
It's easy to touch-enable your existing Windows PC, and to do so without breaking the bank! Here are a few recommendations, along with pros and cons for each method.
The industry’s response to the tablet has been to push touch in laptops. If the shelves of Best Buy are any indication, it seems to have worked. So why are there now reports that touchscreen laptops will be phased out?
The folks at Acer have given ZDNet advance notice for some good deals for Black Friday.
Dell unveils its Black Friday/Cyber, which include the Venue 8 Pro 3000 Windows 8.1 tablet for $149.99 and an Inspiron 11 3000 Series 2-in-1 for $349.99.
If you find the Windows 8 environment so alien you can't even enjoy the platform's improvements, take heart. With five easy tweaks, you can turn it into a more comfortable Windows 7 style desktop.
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We've reached a point where we can have a fully functional Windows machine for cheap, with fast connections to peripherals and networks. That opens up a world of inexpensive, flexible, creative possibilities.
Windows 8 was designed to bridge the gap between tablets and PCs, but left customers cold. What does this mean for Microsoft and Windows 10?
This Windows 8 model from Acer may be the lowest price yet.
Microsoft is making a new per-user Windows licensing option available to its enterprise customers which may help simplify bring-your-own-device scenarios involving Windows, iOS and Android.
End of retail sales for Windows 8 coincides with end of sales of consumer versions of Windows 7 on new PCs.
Hot on the heels of the launch of Android and Windows Yoga Tablets, Lenovo unveils a 13-inch model running Windows.
Microsoft has a $49 adapter kit that will allow Xbox One sensors to work with Windows 8 and 8.1 PCs and tablets.
This new convertible from Toshiba is tailor-made for the BYOD crowd.
Cheaper notebooks are getting PCs selling again after a long lull.
The refreshed edition of the popular Asus Transformer Book T100 is now available in the US, with a unique feature.
If you are one of the millions of tablet owners or plan to give one as a gift, don't miss these good accessories to get the most use out of it.
These are the top Windows 8 apps we have found to help your business and leisure travel trips go smoothly.
These Windows 8 apps are invaluable for small business owners and entrepreneurs who want to simplify their workflow.
The refreshed model of Lenovo's Yoga bends over backward to do everything.
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.
Tablets are all the rage, and those who haven't gotten one already may be considering a purchase. Windows tablets may not be the first slates that come to mind, but these reasons point out why they should be in the running.
A major update to Windows 8.1 arrives via Windows Update on April 8. It's aimed at making the desktop experience easier for keyboard and mouse users. Here's a close-up of the changes you can expect.
Small Windows 8 tablets are beginning to appear in numbers. The ThinkPad Tablet 8 from Lenovo is a model for the enterprise.
The Windows tablet segment is heating up with good offerings from the major OEMs. These 10 are a good place to start for those looking for a tablet.
The Windows 8.1 update brought big improvements for snap view, the ability to have multiple apps on screen at the same time. The possibilities are endless, and these 10 uses are a good jumping off point.
Twitter users on Windows 8.1 should check out this app ASAP. Tweetium is one of the best Twitter apps on any mobile platform.
Welcome to the official 2013 edition of our ZDNet DIY-IT Gift Guide. This year, in honor of 2013, we present to you 14 interesting and useful products that the DIY-ITer in your life will find particularly useful, fun, or cool.
Nokia's Power Keyboard cover is not yet available, but you can find a reasonably priced dual cover with kickstand at your local Verizon Wireless store.
The Nokia Lumia 2520 is an excellent tablet alternative to the iPad with Windows RT 8.1 serving well in the tablet role. Even without a keyboard, the Lumia 2520 is a great tablet to consider for the holidays.
Nokia today unveiled a whole new suite of big-screen devices, as well as some lower end handsets.
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- 2 10 reasons to buy a Windows tablet instead of the iPad or Android
- 3 Five operating system alternatives to Windows 8 and XP
- 4 Microsoft Surface Pro 3 vs. Acer Aspire S7: May the better Windows 8 laptop win
- 5 The Metro hater's guide to Windows 8.1