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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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Windows 8.1 closes in on Vista among desktop OS users

The newest version of Windows is behind Vista by just a hundredth of a percent, based on the latest stats from Net Applications.

By January 2, 2014

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Windows 'Threshold' to drop charms, add virtual desktop

Microsoft plans to do more than just reintroduce a Start menu to make Windows 9, aka "Threshold," more appealing to Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7 users.

By August 7, 2014

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RIP Windows XP

As support for Windows XP ends, Adventures in Tech offers a eulogy to the last of the great operating systems

By April 7, 2014

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Microsoft's 'Threshold' goal: Win over Windows 7 holdouts

Microsoft is working to include new features in the next version of Windows specifically aimed at desktop users. Here's the latest on its plan.

By June 30, 2014

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Windows 8 Start menu from Microsoft? Not till 2015

It's looking like Microsoft's new "mini" Start menu for Windows 8.x won't be part of Windows 8.1 Update 2 as rumored.

By June 2, 2014

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Windows Vista is Ballmer's biggest regret at Microsoft

Microsoft's Steve Ballmer has given his first interview since announcing he's retiring, sharing his highs and lows from 33 years with the company.

By August 24, 2013

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RIP Windows XP: The last of the great operating systems (video)

With support for the 12-year-old OS coming to a close, Adventures in Tech delivers a video eulogy, and explains why no operating system will ever match the significance of Windows XP.

By April 7, 2014

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Top picks for replacing that old Windows XP laptop

With support for Win XP ending, it's time to upgrade your ancient computer.

By April 4, 2014

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Microsoft's Chaitanya Sareen gets candid on the evolution of Windows 8

Chaitanya Sareen, who has managed every version of Windows since 7, shares his thoughts with us about the always-evolving state of the desktop operating system.

By April 2, 2014

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Windows 8.1 update sends some love to keyboard and mouse users

With the latest update to Windows 8.1, Microsoft is trying to prove that it hasn’t forgotten about its core desktop audience.

By April 2, 2014