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Windows 8.1 Update 1 will move a shutdown button to the start screen FINALLY

Microsoft are making a move that has been requested since the first beta of Windows 8 ever came out. They are finally moving the power/sleep/shutdown button…

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Start Menu Reviver Brings Tiles To Your Windows Start Menu

The Start Menu and Live Tiles are two of the most talked about features of Windows 8. A new application aims to bring back the…

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Two Windows 8 Start Buttons Now Have 8 Million Downloads Combined

While Windows 8 brought with it a number of sweeping new changes, the most radical of them was the absence of the Start Menu. Six…

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Analyst: Microsoft Should Bring Back The Start Menu ASAP

Months into release, the radical changes introduced with Windows 8 still remain a talking point. More specifically, the lack of a Start Menu in particular…

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Analyst: Users Still Can’t Live Without A Windows 8 Start Button

Over four months into the release of Windows 8, this is perhaps the worst kept secret that a lot of users have still not gotten…

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Windows 8: To Add Start Menu or not add Start Menu, That is the Question

Windows 8 represents a shift in UI that is the most dramatic we’ve seen since Windows 95. It is so radically different that you might…

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Windows Phone 8 will have granular parental controls – a separate kids start screen

TheVerge is reporting that Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 operating system will include a new set of parental controls. The so called “Kid’s Corner” option will be…

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Windows 8 Tip – Getting the Start Menu back without an addon

Windows 8 lost its start menu, but there is a way to kind of get it back. Here is a little trick and you don’t…

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Outrage! – Samsung is the first OEM to make an "enhancement" to Windows 8 GUI

So I just wrote about the new All In One’s that Samsung will be rolling out soon. In doing…

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Microsoft explain why they killed the Windows 8 Start button

Microsoft removed the start button from Windows 8 since the Consumer Preview. With this move, Microsoft created a lot of hype in the tech world and…

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Why I love the new Task Manager in Windows 8

Microsoft Windows President Steven Sinofsky mentioned during the Windows 8 keynote at build, that Microsoft updates their task manager every 15 years or so. What they…

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Microsoft double down on removing the Start Menu

*sigh* Just when you think that Microsoft understand their users, you hear this. It seems that Microsoft is determined to get rid of the start menu…