Windows 8/RT


Report: PC Sales To Improve in 2013 Thanks to Windows 8

Gartner expects that strong user adpotion of Windows 8 and steady sales of "ultrabooks" will boost the PC market next year.

Mozilla and Google Browsers Going "Metro" With Windows 8

Mozilla and Google say they are building browsers that will work with Windows 8, and Opera Software is looking into the possibility too.

IE 10's Metro Experience Draws Skeptics

Microsoft on Tuesday described features and concepts behind its Internet Explorer 10 browsers for Windows 8.

Microsoft Releases System Center 2012 CTPs for Windows Server 8

Microsoft has released two community technology previews of System Center 2012 solutions specifically for the new Windows Server 8 beta.

UPDATE: Windows Server 8 Beta Has Online Backup Service

Microsoft late last month quietly rolled out an online backup service for use with its Windows Server 8 beta.

PowerShell Seen as 'Additive' Element in Windows Server 8

Microsoft this week further explained its PowerShell leanings with Windows Server 8.

Windows Embedded Standard 8 Available for Preview

Microsoft this week announced a community test preview (CTP) release of Windows Embedded Standard 8.

Adobe Releases Yet Another Flash Bandage

Plus, LulzSec crumbles from the inside, readers respond to proposed changes to Windows 8 password procedure.

Windows 8 Phones: Can Microsoft Catch Up?

Mary Jo Foley on the impact Windows 8 smartphones may give Microsoft in the marketplace.

Windows Server 8 Beta Arrives With Multiple Enhancements

Microsoft today announced the beta of Windows Server 8, with the bits are already available for download and testing.

Microsoft Releases Betas of Windows 8 and Windows Server 8, and Opens up the Windows Store

Microsoft today released betas of Windows 8 and Windows Server 8, and opened up its Windows Store for downloading applications.

UPDATE: 'Office 15' Getting Touch Enhancements

Microsoft is working on a better touch enabling its next-generation productivity suite, code-named "Office 15."

What's To Become of Passwords in Windows 8?

Will facial recognition and photo manipulation replace the traditional password in Microsoft's next OS?

Windows 8 Preview, Visual Studio 11 Beta Set for February 29

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.

Windows 8 Adding More Language Options

Microsoft will be providing users with more options for preferred languages in Windows 8.

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