Windows 8/RT


IE 10 Security Feature Offers Bumpy Ride for 'Desktop' Users

Internet Explorer 10 contains a new security feature called "enhanced protected mode" that Windows 8 beta testers may soon encounter.

Windows 8 Beta Can Be Tested With Windows Home Server

Microsoft this week offered some tips about connecting the Windows 8 "customer preview" beta with Windows Home Server.

Windows 8 Adding a New Look to Tablet Screens

Microsoft on Wednesday talked about its screen-design considerations in Windows 8.

Rumor: Windows 8 Devices To Hit Markets in October

Windows 8 devices will be released for sale in October, according to a press report.

Initial Reaction to the Windows 8 Consumer Preview

Brien loads up the early test build of Microsoft's upcoming OS on his tablet and hits the road.

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.

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