Don't-Miss Windows Stories
Microsoft made a splash on the very first day with impressive upgrades coming for Windows, Windows Phone and more.
Microsoft's fortune was built on selling its software, but now it's giving Windows away for free in the war against Android.
One app, many devices.
Microsoft may be giving up on Windows XP, but many users don't appear to be ready to do the same.
Microsoft's developer conference will usher in the "Spring Update" to Windows 8.1, and more news on Microsoft's touch-based Office suite.
Some users are balking at being “forced” to spend more money to upgrade, but they’ve already received a remarkable ROI on XP.
Procrastination pays! Microsoft really, really wants you off XP and is willing to pay for your cooperation.
And that's BEFORE Microsoft discontinues Windows XP security support on April 8.
Once Microsoft flips the switch to turn off XP support, your already vulnerable systems and data will become even riskier and costlier to maintain. Upgrading Windows is the key to preventing serious problems.
Unfortunately, that $50 can't go to the purchase price of the new PC you need to buy to get the gift card.
Bing could be the revenue vehicle that will make Windows with Bing low-cost or free, according to a leak of the installer.
The company is looking at digital ink, voice commands, gestures and immersive capabilities to play a big role in that Office edition.
Even Start menu diehards should give these winners a try.