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Microsoft this week announced a community test preview (CTP) release of Windows Embedded Standard 8.
Mary Jo Foley on the impact Windows 8 smartphones may give Microsoft in the marketplace.
- By Mary Jo Foley
Microsoft today announced the beta of Windows Server 8, with the bits are already available for download and testing.
Microsoft today released betas of Windows 8 and Windows Server 8, and opened up its Windows Store for downloading applications.
Microsoft is working on a better touch enabling its next-generation productivity suite, code-named "Office 15."
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Microsoft announced that it's timing its Windows 8 Consumer Preview release with the availability of Visual Studio 11 beta and NET Framework 4.5 beta. set for release Feb. 29.
- By Kathleen Richards
Microsoft will be providing users with more options for preferred languages in Windows 8.
Microsoft unveiled and explained how it devised its new logo for Windows 8 today.
Microsoft thinks about the operating system market in terms of "devices and services," according to the company's chief financial officer.
While the tablet won't be replacing the laptop anytime soon, tablets continue to improve their usability.
Microsoft on Thursday provided a lot of clarification about what to expect with Windows 8 on ARM, also known as "WOA."
Microsoft explained a bit more about the power-saving capabilities of Windows 8 and how that works with applications.
Microsoft will hold a Windows 8 Consumer Preview event on Feb. 29 in Barcelona, Spain.