Microsoft said the decision will assist customers with their migrations away from Windows XP.
Microsoft is patching Windows XP on this month's Patch Tuesday, shoring up a vulnerability that can lead to computers being taken over entirely by attackers.
Worldwide PC shipments dipped again in the fourth quarter of 2013, but analysts said that they believe the market is leveling out. Lenovo continued to hold the top spot as the world's leading PC supplier.
OEMs asked for Dual OS devices, says Intel CEO, but will consumers want them?
Windows' Library feature lets you transform the chaos of far-flung files into clean, centralized organization.
The Taiwanese PC maker is bringing its Padfone device to the US late this year
In addition to its first all-in-one to run Android 4.3 instead of Windows, the company also announced several new Windows laptops and desktops at CES.
Microsoft transmits a wealth of information from Windows PCs to its servers in the clear, claims a security researcher.
2013 was a busy year for Microsoft, from Ballmer's retirement announcement to product action involving Windows, Surface, and Office 365. Here's what to do in 2014.
The Windows 8.1 update was a big story for PC users, but it wasn't the only thing to land on our list of most-read stories for 2013.