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Microsoft Windows 8.1

If you're a dedicated Windows 8 hater, the update to Windows 8.1 isn't going to change your mind. For everyone else, this collection of tweaks, fixes, and new features is useful, but everything here should have shipped in the original version last year.

By October 17, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating October 17, 2013
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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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Microsoft Windows 10 for phones

The latest preview build of Windows 10 for phones offers an early look of refreshed Windows Phone apps.

By April 17, 2015

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Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 is the best update yet, thanks to its revamped design and modern features, but it lags behind iOS and Android.

By April 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 14, 2014

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Windows 8.1 Update

With new functionality for the Start button and separate experiences for desktop and tablet users, the Windows 8.1 update finally gives people what they want.

By April 2, 2014

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Microsoft Windows 10

The latest version of Windows 10 adds new apps and brings new insights into MIcrosoft's future plans.

By January 22, 2015

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Microsoft Kinect for Windows V2

A new version of the motion-sensing camera is coming to Windows PCs, copying the design and features of the Xbox One version.

By April 2, 2014

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Microsoft Surface 3

The budget-priced Surface 3 is a solid tablet that finally runs the real version of Windows, but it would be a much better value if the must-have keyboard cover was included.

By April 14, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 14, 2015
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Microsoft Xbox One Controller + Cable for Windows

Microsoft takes the Xbox One controller and adds a cable for PC gaming.

By September 16, 2014

MSRP: $59.95

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Microsoft HoloLens

What is HoloLens, and is it really holograms? Call it augmented reality instead. A look at Microsoft's entry into immersive virtual worlds.

By January 21, 2015

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Microsoft Project Spartan

Project Spartan is now available for testing on Windows 10.

By April 4, 2015

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