Navigate the ins-and-outs of Windows 8 with how-tos, troubleshooting, news, and reviews.
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.
Friendlier to PC users than its prececessor, Windows 8.1 continues to eke out a higher share while Windows 8 slips downward.
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.
Testing the common-sense fixes Windows 8 should have had from the start.
These tips will help you discover new features in Microsoft's latest mobile operating system.
The first update for Microsoft's latest mobile OS is already rolling out to developers. What new features will they find?
Those running Windows 8 will be able to get Windows 8.1 for free. But 8.1 will cost everyone else between $119.99 and $199.99 (for Pro).
We go hands-on with Microsoft's vision of the future.
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The first Microsoft-branded phone won't wow you with top of the range bells and whistles. Instead, it's a budget device with no 4G LTE.
Taking a few moments to prepare your Windows 8 PC for Windows 8.1 will help ensure that you'll have a smooth update.