Don't-Miss Windows 8 Stories
Microsoft says that upgrading from Windows 8.1 Preview to the final GA edition will kill any apps that you added after upgrading to the preview. It's actually slightly worse than that.
Beyond its baked-in goodies, Windows 8.1 brought a friend along: A modern-style Facebook app.
Windows 8.1 is finally here and with it comes Microsoft's hopes of a second act for its flagship operating system.
Acer has produced 8-inch tablets before, but this is the first to run the Windows 8.1 operating system.
Microsoft has released the final version of Windows 8.1 to consumers. We have all the details.
What you see is what you get with the new Windows 8.1 update—and you'll see a lot.
How do you install Windows 8.1? With PCWorld's help, of course. This step-by-step guide will walk you through the process, no matter which OS you upgrade from.
On the eve of Windows 8.1's release, Microsoft pulls back the curtain on the new Movie Maker app as well as improvements to Fresh Paint, Camera, and Photos.
Microsoft is ending support for Windows XP, but even that won't spur Windows 8 adoption.
Microsoft has enhanced its Yammer enterprise social networking suite's mobile applications, email integration, and document collaboration.
The first Bay Trail tablets that have already been announced run on Windows 8.1 and start at $299. New tablets running Android will be in stores by Thanksgiving weekend, said Intel's CEO.
The Scottish Government plans to roll out Windows 8 tablet PCs from several vendors to key civil servants for use on the job.
Dell's XPS 10 tablet and Lenovo's Yoga 11 hybrid with Windows RT have been discontinued, but the companies will provide customers free upgrades to the latest Windows RT 8.1 when the OS comes out later this month.