Windows 8

The biggest release from Microsoft in years is more than just a minor upgrade. This section includes all our articles and new terminology related to Windows 8. 




Microsoft's release of Windows 8 was lukewarm at best. Find out what it means for the company - and the computer industry.


Windows 8 is a more than a desktop; it's a strategic shift for a business.


There's a lot of back and forth about whether Windows 8 is right for businesses. Here's what it has to offer.


Find out what business owners are saying about Windows 8 and whether they plan to upgrade.


Many Windows users need an upgrade, but not to Windows 8 - at least not yet.


Is Microsoft ready to deliver in the brave new world of cloud computing? If the answer's yes, users stand to reap huge benefits.


The introduction of an operating system specifically designed for the ARM chips that power mobile devices is a good step toward the future...


With just four versions to choose from, and perhaps the most clearly defined capacities of any Windows OS before it, most people should...


Despite a few solid criticisms, techies are still waiting to embrace Windows 8 and its array of new features.


Previous Windows updates looked and felt the same. Windows 8 is completely different. Here's what you need to know if you're going to make...


Windows 8 names are confusing at the best of times, especially when Windows RT means nothing in particular.


With Windows 8, Microsoft takes on Apple. Find out how this OS works - and where it falls short.


The new Windows OS will be a radical departure from existing technologies. Find out what this means for Windows users.