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Microsoft is close to wrapping up work on Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) on Windows 7, according to a report Friday.
Windows 7 may be the better choice as a PC operating system on new systems than the just-released Windows 8, Consumer Reports magazine said this week.
It's time for some straight talk on how to downgrade from Windows 8 back to 7. Here is how and why to do it and the snags you might hit.
Microsoft updates its SkyDrive cloud storage service to let you sync only selected folders (but not files). This comes in handy when you're using a device with low capacity for local storage, or simply don't need to sync everything.
Signs are mounting that Microsoft is putting all of its eggs into a Windows 8 basket. The latest came Monday when a company program manager confirmed that DirectX 11.1 will only work with Windows 8.
Hewlett-Packard (HP) has advised consumer customers not to downgrade new PCs equipped with Windows 8 to the earlier Windows 7.
Microsoft has seen strong initial demand for its Windows 8 operating system, CEO Steve Ballmer said Monday.
The promotion runs through January 31, 2013, and applies to purchases made through Windows.com.
A decade after its launch, and two major Windows releases later, Windows XP still remains the king of the desktop OS hill.
Windows Thin PC (WinTPC) is nearing its official launch, and will soon enable Microsoft SA customers to get the most out of legacy hardware.
Microsoft spills the beans on what's coming in its imminent Kinect for Windows SDK beta.
A source leaked that the release of Windows 8 will be in 2012--a delay that benefits everyone, especially Microsoft.
Microsoft plans to let you purchase and download games direct from a browser, no client required, but will it be enough to bolster its perennially lackluster Games for Windows service?
Don't expect to see the Windows Phone 7 software popping up on tablets anytime soon; Microsoft has something else in mind.