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We expect to hear that Microsoft will charge Windows 7 users a mere $30 tomorrow during its press event.
Microsoft may be simplifying branding to ease consumer confusion.
I'm upgrading a lot of my PC along with my mobo and CPU so I'm going to have to re-install windows going from an AMD board to an Intel. ...
New Windows and Windows Phone Store policies have forced a large number of apps to be kicked out.
Microsoft is investigating Blue Screen of Death problems related to four recent updates.
Cortana is showing up in Windows 9.
This will be a rather small update.
The next version of Windows will merge three platforms into one.
Microsoft VP Tony Prophet talks about running Modern UI apps in windowed mode.
Update 3 may pave the way for Windows 9 if the new OS is falling behind schedule.
A screenshot from a leaked build reveals the Start Button and Menu.
Is our first taste of Windows 9 just around the corner?
So much for getting this tablet during the summer.
False alarm, people; the Surface Mini is back in production.
Many users currently can't upgrade to Windows 8.1.
Microsoft may not sell the Surface Mini.
There's a third update in the works, sources say.
Toshiba is adding a couple more PCs to its back-to-school line of computers.
Microsoft has a discounted version of Windows 8.1.
Windows 9 will likely arrive in Q2 or Q3 2015.
A consumer preview of Windows 9 may arrive in February.