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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 update coming in spring, to improve controls, allow lower end hardware

Microsoft is hoping to address some of the big issues with Windows 8 and improve the customer experience.

By February 23, 2014

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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.

April 2, 2014

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Nokia Lumia 1520

Though it lacks some features found in its big phone rivals, the Nokia Lumia 1520 is a great buy for Windows Phone fans seeking a supersize smartphone with premium hardware.

November 18, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating November 18, 2013
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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.

October 17, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating October 17, 2013
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Microsoft unveils Kinect for Windows hardware, version 2

Microsoft is inching closer to delivering the second version of its Kinect for Windows sensor, and is showing off what the final hardware will look like.

By March 27, 2014

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Exclusive: Nike FuelBand engineers courted by Nest, Oculus, Intel, and Microsoft

Tech companies are lining up to nab Nike engineers after the sportswear maker decided to dismantle its wearable-hardware team. Apple is reportedly on the hunt as well.

By April 25, 2014

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Microsoft's hardware chief changes roles before Elop return

Julie Larson-Green to become leader of My Life & Work team, which is part of the company's Applications and Services Group.

By February 24, 2014

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Oculus to rally VR support with first developer conference

For its pioneering virtual-reality headset to take off, Oculus needs software makers to begin crafting compelling software that will attract consumers.

By July 7, 2014

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Microsoft details hardware requirements for Windows 8 devices

New Bluetooth, audio, and TPM requirements, some of which take effect in 2014 and 2015, are coming for Windows 8.1 (and beyond) devices.

By July 12, 2013

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2014 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

The 2014 Volkswagen Jetta TDI offers basic transportation at a bargain and an excellent engine, but techies will want to hold off for the improved 2015 model.

June 4, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating June 4, 2014

MSRP: $24,725.00