Microsoft will finally unveil the Windows 8.1 August Update tomorrow, as part of the renamed Updated Tuesday release cycle, but early leaked builds are missing from the picture. More specifically, a Windows 8.1 August Update leak. No builds are available to download via the usual unofficial channels, which shows that...

Now here is some news to brighten up your day! If you are looking for a really good racing game, then you will be delighted to know that Gameloft has made GT Racing 2 free on the Windows Store. For a limited time, obviously, so hurry up your download engines. You will have to, because this highly addictive game comes...

Well, that was lethal. After months and months of enthusiastic rumors and wild speculation, we now have official confirmation that Microsoft will be launching an update this month. It goes by the name of the August Update, alright. And it ships out on August 12, as part of the scheduled Patch Tuesday rollout. But...

PC gamers love a good operating system, and they absolutely adore a great one. Windows 8, all things considered, was a good, solid platform. Windows 8.1 builds upon it, and improves it further. As a result, the two modern operating systems from Microsoft are gaining ground on Steam. The newest round of statistics...

Boy, Microsoft really have to get this naming scheme thing down. A rumor from a Russian site claimed that Windows 8.1 Update 2 was to be released August 12, and that report also revealed its name. Redmond is referring to it as the ‘August update’. Now another report from a fairly reliable sources confirms both...

The new month dawns, bringing both good news and bad for Microsoft. A number of Windows platform have lost users, including Windows XP, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. Essentially almost all current versions of the operating system out there. Statistics from the market research firm Net Applications reveal that Windows 7...

One of the more popular apps on the Windows Store, VLC for Windows 8.1 still has a lot of distance to travel, as the application is currently missing a whole bunch of important features. Thomas Nigro, one of the developers working on the project, however, has provided some insights. In a new blog post he revealed that...

With the second update to the operating system rumored to launch with next month’s Patch Tuesday updates, interest in what the future holds for the operating system is heating up. Sure, we all know that Windows 9 is currently being worked on, along with little idea of what Update 2 brings when it launches August 12,...

A few days, then. Microsoft is gearing up to release the second refresh of the Windows 8.1 platform, in the form of Update 2, with all signs pointing towards a release next month. August 12 is now said to be the day of the public debut. While curiously, Windows 8.1 Update 2 will show up for MSDN subscribers on August...

Microsoft is coming good on the promise of affordable Windows tablets. Since the company dropped the licensing fees for tablets with screen sizes under 9 inches, more and more models are popping up. We already have information that Emdoor is gearing up to release a $100 tablet, and while the world is waiting for it to...