So it’s Friday and it’s time for a little mischief poll. The issue of who Microsoft’s CEO will be seems to be something that will be resolved soon and that’s a good thing. While there are many options on the table, I haven’t been shy about saying who’s the hands down favorite. Having said that, let’s have...

Once again, WZOR strikes! There’s a new set of leaks and screenshots around a recent build of Windows 8.1 Update 1. The new version is being titled 9600.16606.WINBLUES14_GDR_LEAN.140126-20 42 . Some interesting call outs here. First, WZOR is reporting that after installation, the user is taken to the Desktop....

We came across some Windows 8.1 tutorial videos we wanted to share with you. They come from Gateway but they show both some simple and advance Operating Systems tasks in Windows 8.1. These are good refreshers and if you’re new to the Windows 8.1 OS, you might want to start with these. Head over to the...

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 to the Start Screen. As those of you who are using Windows 8 know, this functionality was tucked away for some reason in previous versions of Windows...

OK some very interesting leaks about the next update to Windows 8.1. Apparently, it seems that right clicking on the tiles will have some interesting new functionality. Added to the new update, Microsoft have added the ability to take a tile and send it to the taskbar. This is consistent with earlier leaked...

Mary Jo Foley seems to be adding some credibility to the rumors that Windows 8.1 Update 1 will RTM this March. Her Quote: First up, the target release date for Windows 8.1 Update 1 — the relatively minor update coming to Windows 8.1 this spring — is allegedly March 11, according to one of my accurate and...

The final set of wallpapers I will leave you all with is a set from HDwallpaper.com. The cool part about these particular backgrounds is that they all have a Windows 8.1 type logo as part of the actual landscape. The owners of the website have done a good job trying to find different types of...

So there are also a bunch of wallpapers that Microsoft update constantly and we are going to be sharing them with you. These wallpapers are not for any particular version of Windows but will work on any version. The original link for these wallpapers can be found at the Microsoft site which is right...

I just realized that I never shared these wallpapers with you guys so… better late than never. These wallpapers are the wallpapers that came with the RTM version of Windows 8.1 There are 9 that came in the pack and as you can see, they ain’t half bad. The original link for these is windows 8.1...

More screenshots from WZOR showing the next update to Windows 8.1 lovingly titled Windows 8.1 2014 Update: 6.3.9600.16596.WINBLUES14_GDR_LEAN.14011 4-0237. For those who don’t know, WZOR is the secretive mysterious insider who has traditionally gotten a hold of Microsoft builds way before anyone...