Navigate the ins-and-outs of Windows 8 with how-tos, troubleshooting, news, and reviews.
CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.
The Iconia W4 from Acer is the followup to the badly received Iconia W3 from earlier this year.
Friendlier to PC users than its prececessor, Windows 8.1 continues to eke out a higher share while Windows 8 slips downward.
The Windows-Intel tablet camp still can't deliver 4G widely in a tablet. Let's hope that changes later this year.
The Nokia Lumia 530 is the cheapest Lumia smartphone yet, replacing the recently-ditched Asha and Nokia X.
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The next update to Windows 8.1 will arrive during August's Patch Tuesday, claims a Russian website.
Testing the common-sense fixes Windows 8 should have had from the start.
To snag Microsoft's June patches and later ones, Windows 8.1 users better make sure they've installed the April update.
The Core M processor is built for devices that redefine thin. And device makers like Asus are already pushing the boundaries of that definition.
At its annual Build confab, Microsoft wants to make it clear that the update's mission is to welcome frustrated mouse and keyboard users back to Windows 8.1.
An update to the Windows 8.1 store makes it easier to find new apps to try.