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Windows 8

Navigate the ins-and-outs of Windows 8 with how-tos, troubleshooting, news, and reviews.

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Asus MeMO Pad 8 hands-on

September 9, 2013

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Hands-on with Microsoft Windows 8.1 Update

The new update to the Windows 8 OS brings improved performance for mouse and keyboard users.

By April 2, 2014

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Hands-on with the Windows 8.1 Update (pictures)

We installed the Windows 8.1 Update and went through the various new features of Microsoft's latest OS.

6 Images By April 8, 2014

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Microsoft: Windows 8.1 is now in PC makers' hands

The first big update to Windows 8 has been released to manufacturing -- that is, to Microsoft's partners, and only them. Everyone else, you'll have to cool your heels until October 18.

By August 27, 2013

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Hands-on Tobii Rex's Windows 8 eye-controller

Using your eyes to navigate Windows 8 is nearly ready for sale with a new, smaller dongle from Tobii called the Rex that the company showed at CES 2013.

By January 6, 2013

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Microsoft hands Windows 8 Pro to pirates by mistake

For what is presumably a limited period, it's possible to just download Windows 8 keys directly from Microsoft -- keys that activate the Pro version of Microsoft's brand new OS.

By November 21, 2012

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Windows 8 tablets to be handed out to Emirates' flight crew

The luxury airline announces that it is delivering 1,000 HP ElitePad 900 tablets to its flight attendants, which will run on Windows 8 and come with a built-in airline-specific business app.

By November 19, 2012

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Windows 8.1 fixes problems, adds new features, but touch screen is still the focus (hands-on)

Windows 8.1 works toward solving many of the problems users had with Windows 8 and adds several useful new features to boot.

By June 26, 2013

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Skype for Windows Phone 8 has some smart moves (hands-on)

We get a first look at Microsoft's very own VoIP app, reworked just for Windows Phone 8 devices.

By October 30, 2012

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Getting our hands on touch-enabled Windows 8

CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Seth Rosenblatt discuss Microsoft's entry into the touch-enabled OS world with Windows 8 and what it means for the company moving forward.

By October 18, 2012