Mon, April 14, 2014 - Microsoft pays some companies to produce Windows 8 versions of their products. Without this type of financial assistance, or various other incentives, is Windows 8 and especially Windows Phone development worth the effort?
Mon, April 14, 2014 - Microsoft has revealed how it will squeeze Windows 8.1 onto devices with storage space as small as 16GB to fulfill a promise earlier this year that OEMs could produce low-cost tablets and laptops.
Fri, April 11, 2014 - Intel this week showed off a laptop-tablet hybrid with Windows 8.1 for the education market, where Chromebooks and tablets are also fighting for position.
Thu, April 10, 2014 - In Windows 8.1 Update, Microsoft may be finally getting it right: The latest version of its operating system finally bridges the gap between touch and traditional computing.
Wed, April 09, 2014 - Microsoft on Tuesday suspended serving Windows 8.1 Update to businesses that rely on WSUS (Windows Server Update Services), saying that a bug would prevent devices from recognizing future updates.
Tue, April 08, 2014 - After today's rollout of the Windows 8.1 Update, sticking with plain old Windows 8.1 could be a security risk.
Sat, April 05, 2014 - Whether you're fleeing to a new OS or battening down the XP hatches, read this to survive unscathed.
Fri, April 04, 2014 - Ready or not, it's time to move on from Windows XP. Here's how to choose your next operating system.
Thu, April 03, 2014 - One of the bigger announcements at Microsoft's Build conference on Tuesday was a plan to make Windows free on smartphones, handheld tablets, and small Internet-connected gadgets.
Wed, April 02, 2014 - Microsoft is delivering a way to turn legacy Win32 business apps into modern touch apps that run on Windows 8.1, a feature it hopes will help prod businesses toward adopting the new operating system.
Wed, April 02, 2014 - Robots and keyboards and makers, oh my! Microsoft's Windows for the Internet of Things aims beyond traditional computers.
Wed, March 26, 2014 - Microsoft's efforts to push the concept of a "2-in-1" device, a tablet that does double duty as a notebook, will continue to struggle, an analyst said Tuesday.
Mon, March 24, 2014 - It's an increasingly mobile world -- and the mobile future of Windows is dubious. To better accommodate end users, CIOs would be wise to consider these three alternatives to Windows on the desktop -- Chrome, Android and Ubuntu.
Wed, March 19, 2014 - Windows 8.1 Update brings a tiny handful of mouse-centric improvements and a hodgepodge of interface tweaks.