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PCWorld's January Digital Edition: The Big Three’s biggest wins and fails of 2015

Enjoy the best of in a curated Enhanced Edition for Android, iOS, and Kindle, or in a PDF Replica Edition.

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Microsoft officially dumps Internet Explorer 8, 9, and 10

Internet Explorer 11 is the only version of the browser Microsoft wants most Windows users to run.

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Samsung tries to fight Microsoft's Surface with new Galaxy TabPro S

Samsung is making its first foray into making Windows 10 tablets with the announcement of the new Galaxy TabPro S on Tuesday.

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Panasonic debuts two new Toughpad tablets—that run Windows 8

Panasonic's new rugged Windows tablets support Core i5 chips and Windows 8.


Samsung's rumored Surface clone leaks ahead of CES keynote

We don't know if we'll see it at CES, but the typically reliable Evleaks has a new scoop about a Samsung Windows Galaxy tablet that looks a lot like the Surface.


How HP Inc. designed the Elitebook Folio G1 to compete with the MacBook Air

The newly formed HP Inc. is using CES 2016 to introduce its MacBook Air challenger, the thin and light EliteBook Folio G1.

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Microsoft claims Windows 10 is its fastest-growing OS, ever

Microsoft releases a number of details as proof that customers are snapping up Windows 10 and its associated devices.

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Acer's Liquid Jade Primo just became the new flagship Windows Phone

Acer says that it will begin shipping its Liquid Jade Primo phone next month, with what appears to be some premium specs. But when will it ship to the United States?

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Windows 10 powered 164 million PCs at the end of 2015

Microsoft's Windows 10 now powers about 164 million PCs, but the pace continues to slow.

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Windows 95 running on a Nintendo 3DS will take you back in time

One GBAtemp forum member managed to get Microsoft's classic OS up and running on a Nintendo 3DS with the help of emulation software.

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What's ahead for Windows 10: Needed upgrades, forced updates, and developer love

Windows 10 was the biggest news story out of Microsoft in 2015, and looking forward to the coming year, it’s slated to continue as one of the pillars of the company’s business. Here's what to expect.

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Your new PC needs these 15 free, excellent programs

Start your new computer off right with solid security tools, productivity software, and other programs that every PC needs.

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Report: OneDrive placeholders may return in Windows 10 'Redstone'

Microsoft removed Placeholders from the original Windows 10 release because it caused user confusion, according to the report.

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PCWorld's December Digital Edition: M.2 SSD Roundup

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Windows 10 upgrades for Windows Phone 8.1 devices delayed until 2016

Microsoft originally said we'd see Windows 10 mobile upgrades start in December. That's been pushed back until early 2016.