Don't-Miss Windows 8 Stories

Toshiba Satellite LX835-D3380 review: below average display, underperforming

The first Windows 8 Satellite LX835's biggest problem is it's display, with too many video artifacts and too much gloss.

HP Envy 23 TouchSmart review: Sleek, sturdy and a win for consumers

The Envy 23 delivers solid performance and an excellent touchscreen in a sleek, usable package.

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Dell XPS One Review: form over function

This gorgeous all-in-one sacrifices usability in favor of aesthetics.

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Acer Iconia W700 review: Tablet, meet desktop

Acer's made a decent first attempt at tablet/desktop convergence with the W700, but the technology and implementation still isn't fully baked.

Review: Samsung ATIV Smart PC hits the clover trail

Samsung's ATIV Smart PC design is neither fish nor fowl. In its attempt to blur the line between tablet and PC, Samsung only confuses the issue.

Acer Aspire V5 review: beauty and no brains

This sleek budget machine looks good but lacks performance muscle.

Touch Cover vs. Type Cover: Empirical test data doesn't lie!

If you’re going to throw down some cash for Microsoft’s new Surface RT tablet, you absolutely must get either the Touch Cover or Type Cover along with it. But which keyboard offers a better compromise between thinness and performance?

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Six awesome built-in Windows utilities no one knows about

Buried deep inside Windows 8, you'll find great tools for tweaking and improving the OS. And they're all free of charge.

Best Products of 2012: Business and Productivity

PCWorld's editors select the year's best products for getting work and business done.

Acer Aspire 7600U All-in-One review: Big screen, little performance

The Aspire 7600U is a mesmerizing machine, but its mobile processor means less-than-impressive performance.

Acer S7-391 review: a serious edge for Windows 8

The Acer S7-391 is a super thin ultraportable with a great display, design and performance, but only moderate battery life.

Toshiba Satellite P845T-S4310 review: a little too bulky for the price

This laptop has nice speakers, a usable touchscreen, and some expensive-looking design elements. But it’s just too bulky and underwhelming (performance-wise) to justify the almost-$1000 price tag.

Keep it casual: 15 best Windows 8 gaming apps

Whether you're riding a bus or taking a breather between business meetings, these Windows 8 gaming apps are perfect for blowing off a little steam.