If the Fourth of July's heat is too much, why not sit inside and install Windows 8.1 while you kick back with a refreshing beverage?
Microsoft's former head of Windows 8 development has agreed not to badmouth Microsoft or work for some of its competitors and in return will receive a payout for unvested stock in the company, according to a regulatory filing Wednesday.
Microsoft will drop integration for Facebook and Flickr from the Photos app in Windows 8.1.
In the world of apps, there is indeed such a thing as a free lunch, making this roundup of 12 superb—and free!—Windows 8 apps a virtual smorgasbord.
Games can come cheap in the Microsoft Windows 8 store. In fact, a lot of the best stuff is free. Check out these 11 titles that won't cost you a dime but will keep you entertained for hours.
Microsoft said Tuesday that results generated by its "smart search" technology will have ads from Bing. Hurray.
Microsoft's Windows Store crosses a major milestone as it gains post-BUILD momentum.
Microsoft demonstrated a renewed willingness to listen to its customers, delivering a ton of new features. That's worth cheering for.
This mil-spec tested tablet can take punishment, but its performance is held back by a slow processor and a small amount of memory.
If you're spending most of your time in Desktop mode, you might not want Microsoft's Music app to be the system's go-to player.