Navigate the ins-and-outs of Windows 8 with how-tos, troubleshooting, news, and reviews.
Microsoft is hoping to address some of the big issues with Windows 8 and improve the customer experience.
The social networking giant's $2 billion bet on the virtual reality pioneer is bringing into focus the real costs of becoming a mass market consumer electronics maker.
The new operating system is expected to launch initially on desktops in October, with support for mobile devices coming later.
On June 9, at 9 a.m. PT (12 p.m. ET), Microsoft holds its annual E3 press conference, announcing new Xbox One games and features. Join the CNET live blog for real-time coverage.
As the company's quarterly earnings announcement looms, CEO Satya Nadella sends signals that a break with Microsoft's past may be soon.
Check out the highlights and big trends at this year's video game industry confab, from Halo to Amiibo to the Destiny demo.
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.
Microsoft's latest strategy with Windows 8.1 is to roll out regular updates that refine the OS but don't deliver major new features.
The company opens up more about its plans to build bridges between the Windows 8.1 Modern UI and the desktop.
Though Microsoft no longer supports the aged OS, a fair share of businesses haven't yet kicked the XP habit.