Well, that didn't last long. In a long letter to employees, Microsoft CEO downplays Steve Ballmer's devices and services focus and names productivity as the company's core.
If the so-called "Threshold" release is branded as Windows 9, it would mean the end of a controversial era for Microsoft.
Some Windows RT 8.0 users will migrate to the latest version without going through the Windows Store.
After selling off its Vaio unit in February and issuing an overheating warning for the Fit 11A in April, Sony is recalling the Vaio Flip over a similar issue.
It's super-easy to reinstall Windows 8, and not much more difficult to reinstall Windows 7. Use these tips to get the most out of a reinstall.
These features are too good to leave in Windows 8 or Windows Phone 8 alone. Mr. Nadella, tear down this wall!
A forgotten password is no need for panic. There are several ways to get back into your Windows 8 PC if you've locked yourself out.
Microsoft could hold back the pop-up Start menu for the next major version of Windows.
Dell's 2-in1 Inspiron machines bring a touch of table to a conventional laptop, but don't be mistaken. With the screen folded around, they end up as pretty heavy tablets so look elsewhere if you're primarily after tablet functionality.
Microsoft's latest operating system is on the rise, but so is Windows 7
Users will need Microsoft's free Windows 8.1 update to get game-specific performance improvements.