Several third-party utilities can serve as Start menu replacements for Windows 8 users who aren't as keen on the new Start screen.
Taking a few moments to prepare your Windows 8 PC for Windows 8.1 will help ensure that you'll have a smooth update.
If you've taken the time to carefully customize your Windows 8 Start screen layout, backing it up might be a good idea.
You can now use your Windows Phone 8 as a remote for presentations with the Office Remote app.
The Zappos shopping app for Windows 8 lets you make purchases with free next-day shipping through the end of the year.
Creating a Windows system image can be a very useful way to back up your system and a good way to migrate to a new storage drive.
Perform essential recovery and repair tasks on your Windows 8 PC with a USB recovery drive.
Testing the common-sense fixes Windows 8 should have had from the start.
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.
Chaitanya Sareen, who has managed every version of Windows since 7, shares his thoughts with us about the always-evolving state of the desktop operating system.