News and Articles About Windows 8

It's D-Day for Windows XP. Here's What Users Need to Do Right Now.
Security

It's D-Day for Windows XP. Here's What Users Need to Do Right Now.

If your computer still runs on Windows XP, you're about to become an easier target for cyber thieves.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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Amid Download Issues, Microsoft Pulls Windows RT Version of 8.1 Update
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Amid Download Issues, Microsoft Pulls Windows RT Version of 8.1 Update

The tech giant reportedly removed the update from the Windows Store due to 'a situation.'
Jason Fell
A Year Later, Microsoft Finally Releases Windows 8.1 Update to Appease Angry, Confused Customers
Technology

A Year Later, Microsoft Finally Releases Windows 8.1 Update to Appease Angry, Confused Customers

The free update offers customers more flexibility and customization, improved security and more robust cloud integration.
Benjamin Kabin
If You Hated Windows 8, Microsoft's Update Probably Won't Win You Over
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If You Hated Windows 8, Microsoft's Update Probably Won't Win You Over

Despite a list of new features, the major thing that drove people crazy still exists in Windows 8.1.
Julie Bort
Microsoft Offers Early Look at New Windows 8.1 Features
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Microsoft Offers Early Look at New Windows 8.1 Features

The tech company has released a video previewing the changes it is making to Windows 8.
Jason Fell
Microsoft Working on Major Update to Windows 8
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Microsoft Working on Major Update to Windows 8

Listening to customer feedback, the tech giant expects to roll out changes to its latest operating system later this year.
Jason Fell
Ready for Windows 8? 4 Touchscreen PCs and Tablets
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Ready for Windows 8? 4 Touchscreen PCs and Tablets

Tap into Microsoft's touch-driven operating system with these Windows 8 devices.
John Patrick Pullen
Still Not Sure About Windows 8? A 10-Step Guide to Getting Started
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Still Not Sure About Windows 8? A 10-Step Guide to Getting Started

How you can get up to speed with the desktop version of Microsoft's new operating system.
Barb Dybwad
3 Confusing Windows 8 Features Explained
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3 Confusing Windows 8 Features Explained

We've figured out the workarounds for three of Windows 8's most frustrating new features.
Why You Might Not Upgrade to Windows 8
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Why You Might Not Upgrade to Windows 8

The new operating system is so different from its predecessors, business owners likely won't rush to use it.
Jonathan Blum