Brien throws caution to the wind and fully installs Windows 8 on a hard drive to see if Microsoft's latest OS can stand up to the day-to-day tasks for a techie.
Microsoft will roll out its new Windows 8 operating system on Friday, but a new report from Forrester Research suggests it won't arrive in time to thwart a diminishing market share.
The Microsoft Surface team fielded some questions in a Tuesday Reddit session about the company's new tablet device, which is available today for preordering.
Microsoft announced today that it plans to support Internet Explorer 10 on Windows 7 and will release a "preview" next month.
Microsoft today announced it is taking advance orders for its Windows RT-based Surface "tablet PC."
Microsoft this week released a cumulative update to Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012.
Upgrade copies of Windows 8 Pro for x86/x64 systems can now be preordered from various retail outlets.
Microsoft now sees itself as a "devices and services company," according to CEO Steve Ballmer.
Microsoft released Windows Server 2012 Essentials to its hardware manufacturing partners today.
Microsoft's choice to store passwords in plain text format may give attackers easy access to your system.
Microsoft Cofounder Paul Allen has published a favorable, but critical, review of Windows 8.
Brien runs through some of the issues he's run into with Redmond's updated licensing policies.
F5 Networks today announced a forthcoming network virtualization product in collaboration with Microsoft.
The IE vulnerability incident presents Microsoft with a perfect occasion to brag about the new security features hitting Windows 8 and Internet Explorer 10.