As we move ever closer to the October release, the latest build number for Microsoft's Windows 8 RTM has been leaked onto the Internet.
Microsoft is introducing a “try before you buy” feature for apps in its Windows 8 store, giving users a week to see if they really want to pay for the app.
Intel has confirmed that more than 20 Windows 8 tablets are on the way, which makes for a promising mobile device launch for Microsoft's next version of its popular operating system.
Microsoft has unveiled the latest version of its popular productivity software, Office 2013, promising a slew of new features, a redesigned interface, and complete integration with Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Skype, and a number of other services.
Symantec made a major blunder with an update to its anti-virus software, which caused a number of PCs to crash, forcing customers to seek professional servicing to get their computers working again.
Full retail copies of Windows could become a thing of the past with Windows 8. According to Windows Weekly co-hosts, Redmond plans to make the new operating system available in fewer kinds of packages.
Microsoft has announced that Windows 8 will release in October, with enterprise customers and hardware partners getting access as early as August.
Regional restrictions are single most common cause of content piracy. Today, we live in a internetworked world and for as long as you try to keep those borders closed, you'll have a potential legal issue. Until now.
Microsoft's next-generation gaming console may be called Xbox 8 rather than the expected Xbox 720.
Microsoft chose the first working day of the third quarter to announce the Windows 8 Upgrade pricing model. We expect to see a lot of fireworks over this one, since the upgrade cost dropped beyond belief. Bought a new computer and want Windows 8 Pro? That’ll be $14.99, sir.
Recently, details of Microsoft's upgrade plans for Windows 8 were leaked, and we've got the facts.
Apple users may be getting ripped off even more than just the cost of their Mac computers and other Apple devices, with online travel agency Orbitz revealing that it shows Apple customers more expensive options than those using Windows.
Huawei is to launch smartphones and tablet computers powered by Microsoft's upcoming Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 operating systems, providing further competition in an already packed market.
Microsoft has unveiled Windows Phone 8 at the Windows Phone Summit in San Francisco, with the biggest feature being shared code with Windows 8, creating a potentially universal experience across desktop computers and mobile devices.
Microsoft is to announce its own-branded tablet computer powered by Windows 8 on Monday, 18 June in Los Angeles, according to a source close to the company.
Today, Microsoft has announced the Windows 8 Release Preview which offers improvements to Mail, Photos and People apps. The company has also unveiled the details on the Upgrade Offer Program for customers who intend to purchase a new Windows PC.
Microsoft is planning to expand its Xbox service and brand beyond the console market, making it a universal tool for the entire spectrum of visual, auditory and interactive entertainment.
If the rumour mill is true, then it looks like Windows 8 will cost more than previous versions of Windows, at least to Microsoft's OEM partners. There's no word on by how much Microsoft wanted to raise the price, but apparently it's a significant amount.
Dell is hoping to boost profits with a slew of new tablet computers powered by Microsoft's next operating system, Windows 8.
Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft, has called Windows 8 the “rebirth” of its operating systems, making it one of the most pivotal products in the company's history.