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Microsoft overhauls Windows 8.1 Store, makes finding things easier (and handsomer)

Microsoft overhauls Windows 8.1 Store, makes finding things easier (and handsomer)

Daniel Rubino 73

This morning, Microsoft is pushing out another serious update for Windows 8.1 consumers that will greatly improve the Store experience. Although the Store was redone for 8.1, there were still many refinements needed that were missed with the spring update a few weeks back. The updates concentrate on usability, mouse and keyboard users and bring some parity with Windows Phone, greatly...

Take your Windows 8 tablet gaming to the next level with an Xbox controller

Take your Windows 8 tablet gaming to the next level with an Xbox controller

Michael Archambault 41

For those looking for a portable tablet gaming experience, Windows tablets can sure hit the mark like no other platform. Whether you are looking at the fully equipped Razer Edge with an Nvidia GeForce GPU and dual joysticks, or you are looking at a Surface 2 – experiences are ready to be had. The power of a full Windows 8 tablet allows gamers to experience their favorite titles like...

Here's how to make Windows 8.1 more like Windows 7 (in case you're weird like that)

Here's how to make Windows 8.1 more like Windows 7 (in case you're weird like that)

Michael Archambault 132

Let us be honest, what people really want when they ask for Windows 7 back is that it be done with the modern Windows 8 Start Screen and make their machine more mouse and keyboard friendly. Windows 8 has placed a large amount of its reliance on touch based PCs that is the Microsoft future. If you do find yourself without a touch screen and are yearning for the days of Windows 7, then...