The final version of Internet Explorer 11 is set to debut as the default web browsing application in Windows 8.1, and Microsoft is wasting no opportunity to let the world know just how good its latest browser is. For Redmond, it is the best choice when it comes to regular daily browsing — for a number of...

The Windows RT saga is far from done. While hardware manufacturers have been pulling out from Windows on ARM, Microsoft is still putting all its weight behind the new platform. The upcoming Windows RT 8.1 is set to offer almost all of the main features that Redmond has built into its main Windows 8.1...

Since launching its first ever tablet device in history late last year, Microsoft has always maintained that sales of the Surface RT were coming along according to plan. Analysts, however, held a different view. Various analysts and market watchers claimed that the device had failed to excite for a number of...

Microsoft’s community support forums make up an important part of the company’s products and services, with an increasingly large number of users turning to the forums for help and updates on any problems they encounter. And just in time for the release of several important products like Windows 8.1, Windows...

It goes without saying that Internet Explorer, in particularly IE 11, represents a cornerstone of Microsoft. The company’s flagship browser, along with its operating systems, forms the very basis of the company’s strategy for the future. Redmond has quite so often promoted Internet Explorer as the best say to...

Microsoft has already confirmed that it plans to release the final RTM version of Windows 8.1 to OEMs on one fine August morning. General availability of the operating system should follow soon after that. A new rumor — emphasis on the word rumor — claims that the technology titan has signed off on the final...

Windows 8 was a bold new direction for Microsoft, and the company was certain that the new platform would bring an avalanche of new products to the market soon after the debut of the OS late last year. But while end consumers around the world are slowly and steadily adopting the operating system, the OEMs...

The news first came out late last week, with Staples discounting the Surface RT, Microsoft’s first ever tablet by $150. The technology titan soon made it official at the start of this week, cutting the price of the device by the same amount internationally. And it has not taken market watchers long to chime...

With the public preview version of Windows 8.1 out in the wild, and deployed by several users for testing, Microsoft has amped up its efforts to release updates for the platform as fast as it can. The increase pace is evident — it was merely two weeks ago that the first round of Windows 8.1 Preview updates...

Word got out late last week that Microsoft was ready to roll out an impressive $150 discount for the Surface RT. This new discount was not made official then, but Staples already start selling the tablets at the new rates. Now, Microsoft has officially unveiled the new promotion for its first ever tablet in...