Between Outlook, and the rest of the new features with Windows 8.1, Windows RT tablets will be much more attractive to both businesses and consumers.
Nick Parker has one of the more interesting jobs in the PC business right now. As corporate vice president for Microsoft's OEM division, he manages the company's relationships with PC manufacturers, including sales and licensing of Windows.
Can't afford a new Windows PC ahead of your ramen-eating college days? Bug your friends and family!
Windows 8 is already getting all the love at Computex, so reports say Microsoft will slash hardware manufacturers' licensing costs for Windows RT in order to give the beleaguered ARM OS a boost.
Small-screen Windows slates are poised to flood store shelves, but they aren't a magic pill for Microsoft's struggling tablet OS.
An in-depth comparison of the APIs used by Windows 8.1 suggests that Blue tablets could support 4K resolutions and lock-screen calls, and possibly replace the Search charm with something more useful.
Dell's XPS 10 is officially selling for less than any Windows tablet we've seen. Should you bite the bullet or wait for more enticing hardware?
Windows Blue is now Windows 8.1, and it's going to be a free update for Windows 8 and Windows RT users.
One of Microsoft's top Windows executives said last week that the company is bullish about Windows RT, but analysts remain suspicious of RT's chances unless Microsoft makes changes.
Apple's cold shoulder isn't a death blow for Windows RT, but it is another critical knock against the beleaguered operating system.