With the Cortana digital assistant and a vibrant new interface, the OS is finally positioned to attract the users and developers it critically needs.
The forward-looking folks at Microsoft Research demo'd Live Tiles that scroll and expand. It's still just an experiment, but it sure sounds cool.
Start paying for Office 365 if you want to manage email addresses with a personal domain, Microsoft suggests.
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It's not just diehard individuals clinging to XP. More than 6,000 websites worldwide still use it, and nearly a third of those are in the United States.
China has given conditional approval to Microsoft's purchase of Nokia's handset business, in return for promises on fair patent licensing.
There's no need to worry unless you've disabled automatic updates.
You may already be using it to shut down your PC, but there's so much more to the power user menu. Here are three options you should be using regularly.
Like Windows XP itself, Microsoft's 'Bliss' image of rolling green hills has aged, and evolved. Here's its story— and what the real-world site looks like today.