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How many times he used 'fast and fluid' at Windows 8's intro, how much his division may have cost the company, and more
The best move Microsoft could make after Steven Sinofsky's departure is to ditch the culture of secrecy he brought to Windows, analysts tell Computerworld.
Microsoft plans to release Windows Embedded Standard 8 next March, as the company aims to bring Windows 8 features to a whole host of devices outside the PC, including ATMs, information kiosks, advertising displays and even industrial machines.
You can almost hear crickets chirping in the Windows 8 app store. Is that why Steven Sinofsky quit Microsoft?
What's next for Microsoft as it changes the guard in its Windows division?
Steven Sinofsky, the executive in charge of Windows 8, is leaving the company -- a decision Microsoft characterized as a mutual one.
App-V 5.0 includes significant improvements to make virtualization a more appealing option for businesses.
Hewlett-Packard (HP) has advised consumer customers not to downgrade new PCs equipped with Windows 8 to the earlier Windows 7.
Not all of the new Windows 8 apps are 5-star winners. Allow us to suggest some worthy options.
Windows 8 can be somewhat inscrutable, even for long-time PC users. But with just a little hand-holding, the OS suddenly becomes much less mysterious.
ARM will work with Microsoft to tune the Windows OS to work on processors based on ARM's 64-bit architecture, an ARM official said this week.
Microsoft is all-in on the biggest gamble in its history.
Now available with 12 months of support, this software lets Windows apps run on other platforms.
Windows 8 is the biggest change to Windows since the original Windows 95. Whether you've been playing with the consumer preview, intrigued by the direction Microsoft is taking, or worried that you may have to relearn Windows all over again, PCWorld can help you get started with the Windows 8.
Across the entirety of Windows 8--from desktops to laptops to tablets to smartphones--what did Microsoft get right and wrong?