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Have questions about Windows 8.1? Microsoft is ready to respond on Reddit and Twitter.

Have questions about Windows 8.1? Microsoft is ready to respond on Reddit and Twitter.

Michael Archambault 74

UPDATE: Check out the highlights from Tuesday's Reddit chat by clicking here. Today is an exciting day that marks the release of Windows 8’s first upgrade – Windows 8.1. The free software update for existing Windows 8 users can be picked up from the Windows Store or purchased from your favorite retailer, if you are running an older version of the operating system (for more details on...

Windows 8.1 will start to roll out to the world tomorrow – are you ready to grab it?

Windows 8.1 will start to roll out to the world tomorrow – are you ready to grab it?

Michael Archambault 396

Microsoft’s latest upgrade to their Windows 8 operating system will begin to hit user machines within the next 12 hours – and it is ready to pack a punch. Are you ready for the upgrade? Do you have a few questions on how to get it?  No worries, check below for a crash course in Windows 8.1 then be sure to tune in as we release our full Windows 8.1 review in the coming week. How do I...

Fox News adopts Windows 8 and huge 55-inch touchscreen computers that dwarf humans

Fox News adopts Windows 8 and huge 55-inch touchscreen computers that dwarf humans

Daniel Rubino 263

Fox News, the top-rated cable news channel here in the US, has recently embraced the future through their re-worked News Deck headed by Shepard Smith. The studio re-launch took a month to complete and with it, brought some massive new changes. Literally. Found throughout the studio are BATS (big area touchscreens), which in reality are 55-inch computers running Windows 8.  It’s so...

Starting October 9th, you’ll be able to install apps on up to 81 devices with your Microsoft account

Starting October 9th, you’ll be able to install apps on up to 81 devices with your Microsoft account

Sam Sabri 102

One of the great things about the digital future is the ability to tie your app purchases to your respective account. In the Microsoft ecosystem we get the ability to have up to 5 Windows Phone devices with our app purchases that are tied to our Microsoft Account ID. If you get a sixth device, you’ll need to deactivate one of your previous handsets. On Windows 8, that 5 device limit was...

Check out Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 7 with the release preview now available

Check out Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 7 with the release preview now available

Rich Edmonds 41

Microsoft is charging full steam ahead with development on not only its desktop Windows platform, but also its popular web browser. Internet Explorer 11 is now available for Windows 7 as a pre-release, one step up from the developer preview we recently looked at. This release contains numerous performance improvements, updates to web standards support, as well as alterations made to...