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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 10 Technical Preview updated, boasts 7,000 changes and fixes

The latest build of the Windows 10 Technical Preview is now ready to download.

By October 21, 2014

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Skype Translator previews for real-time chats

Microsoft rolls out its first public preview of Skype's instant translation service, which is initially available on Windows 8.1 PCs and tablets.

By December 15, 2014

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How to install Windows 10 Technical Preview as a virtual machine

Want to test-drive the new OS with the least amount of hassle? Give it a sandbox to play in.

By October 7, 2014

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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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Microsoft to preview next version of Windows Sept. 30

Microsoft is expected to show off some of the enterprise-focused Windows "Threshold" features at an event in San Francisco at the end of the month.

By September 15, 2014

Editors' Take

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 continues tinkering with Windows 10 preview

The company is working on its next preview releases of Windows 10 for desktops, mobile devices and servers. Here's the latest from tipsters about what to expect when.

By December 3, 2014

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Leaked Windows 10 build unveils Cortana, Xbox app

A leaked consumer build reveals how Microsoft's Cortana voice assistant mimics its counterpart in Windows Phone.

By December 15, 2014

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Microsoft seeks testers for Skype Translator preview

Microsoft is taking signups for its real-time video translation service, which will be available in limited preview form before the end of the year.

By November 3, 2014

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Your guide to the Windows 10 Technical Preview

Windows 10's new features, how they work and how you can make them work for you.

By October 13, 2014