Windows 8 first-month sales outpacing Windows 7, but who's really buying?

Microsoft claims 40 million licenses sold since launch, but that number raises some questions.

How to shop for Cyber Monday deals on your work-issued laptop

Does your IT department block shopping sites? No problem: Just use remote-access software to tunnel through to your shopping-friendly home PC.

Novatel's latest mobile hotspot helps business travelers stay connected

The new MiFi2 Liberate has emerged as one of the top gadgets for portable productivity. Here's how it can help today's road warrior.

Analysts: Tablets most popular on Black Friday, Cyber Monday

Whether it's an iPad or one of the growing number of competitors, tablets rank as the top gift item this year. Here's why.

United Airlines software glitch strands travelers again

That's the bad news. The good news is that remote-access software can save the day.

Lack of Windows 8 apps blamed for Microsoft chief's departure

You can almost hear crickets chirping in the Windows 8 app store. Is that why Steven Sinofsky quit Microsoft?

Windows 8 already getting security patches

Even so, you don't have to worry about that new laptop. There's one sure-fire way to stay secure while traveling.

Samsung's Galaxy S III outsells the iPhone 4S

Of course, sales figures alone don't tell the entire story. Ultimately, many buyers prize productivity over brands.

The iPad Mini: Deal or no deal?

Users are weighing the pros and cons of Apple's new tablet, starting with its controversially high price.