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Microsoft unveiled a preview app for Windows 8.1, with terrain and several famous world cities (plus Fresno, Calif.) redone in glorious 3D.
Not just because Microsoft stops supporting it in April, but because you'll enjoy modern features and much better security.
IDC is projecting Windows tablets to have a 10.2 percent market share by 2017, increasing from an expected 3 percent this year.
Are we headed toward a unified Windows OS? Eventually. But the first steps in that direction are making certain apps common among the various Microsoft platforms.
According to figures from Net Applications, Windows 8's uptake stalled in November; Windows 7 continued to gain ground.
A vulnerability in Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 is exploited with a flaw in Adobe Reader in a new attack, researchers at FireEye said.
Windows RT, Windows Phone, or Windows 8: Not all will survive. But which versions of Microsoft face the axe in the future?
Microsoft Steve Ballmer was convinced to leave Microsoft, according to a report, after he didn't move fast enough to accelerate change.
Microsoft's Skype app may end up filtering out the annoying tap-tap-tap of typing fingers in future revisions.
Although Microsoft may be considering a number of qualified candidates, conventional wisdom says five front-runners are vying to lead the company forward.
Short skirt? Check. Energy beams? Check. Windows logo? Check. Wait, what?
Familiar names are among those in the running to replace Steve Ballmer as chief executive of Microsoft, according to a Reuters report.
Attackers are exploiting security holes found in older versions of Office and Windows, plus current versions of Lync. A fix is available, however.
In a bid to help soldiers transition from the military to civilian life, Microsoft is offering a free IT training for soldiers in the military, plus a job.
Tiles. Files. Apps and Snaps. The update's jam-packed with little things that add up to a big improvement over Windows 8.