23117 Results for

windows+8+how+to

Blog

Windows 8

Navigate the ins-and-outs of Windows 8 with how-tos, troubleshooting, news, and reviews.

Best products

Best tablets of 2014

CNET editors round up their favorite tablets, including products from Apple, Samsung, and Google.

Editors' Take

Archos 80 Cesium

At just €130 -- about £105 or $170 -- the Archos 80 Cesium is a wallet-friendly 8-inch Windows tablet.

26 August 2014

Pricing not available

Review

Pandora (Windows Phone 8)

Pandora's easy-to-use interface and massive music library make the app a must-download for music fans with Windows phones.

22 July 2013

5 stars Editors' rating 22 July 2013

Pricing not available

Review

Facebook (Windows Phone 8)

The slick and easy-to-use design makes Facebook for Windows Phone 8 a worthy free download, but the lack of key features will disappoint power users.

18 July 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating 18 July 2013

Pricing not available

Editors' Take

Windows Phone 8 Update 3

Microsoft's operating system makes Windows Phone phablets a reality with a new interface fitted for humongous screens, and support for quad-core CPUs.

14 October 2013

Pricing not available

Review

Windows 8

Microsoft makes an aggressive, forward-thinking and bold statement for the future of PCs and touchscreen tablets with Windows 8, while significant security and speed improvements more than justify the upgrade price.

By 17 August 2012

4 stars Editors' rating 17 August 2012

Pricing not available

Review

Logitech Zone Touch Mouse T400 for Windows 8

The Zone Touch Mouse works as a traditional three-button mouse with the added benefit of the glass touch strip for select Windows 8 gestures. We just wish the touch features were a little more precise.

7 November 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating 7 November 2013

Pricing not available

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.

2 April 2014

Pricing not available

Review

Windows Phone 8

Windows Phone 8 is absolutely worth using, especially if you enjoy a simpler, bolder interface. However, if you need a robust app selection now, stick with the more fully formed Android and iOS.

29 October 2012

4 stars Editors' rating 29 October 2012

Pricing not available

Editors' Take

Asus Transformer Book Duet TD300

The 13.3-inch device features a detachable keyboard and easily switches OS with the simple push of a button.

7 January 2014

Pricing not available

Editors' Take

HTC One M8 for Windows

One of the best Android phones crosses over to Windows Phone 8.1. How does the transition work? We take a look.

19 August 2014

Pricing not available