Microsoft has already detailed several of the new features and option that it plans on bundling with Windows 8.1, but one rumored option was Boot to Desktop, and this is something that has been a tad under the wraps. But a new photo (yup, seems like it was taken via a camera from a presentation slide) shows...

A lot has transpired from the first day rumors came out claiming Windows Blue to be in development. Microsoft came out and confirmed that it was working on an upgrade, screenshots surfaced, builds leaked. And now we are at a stage where we have a reasonable understanding of most of the new features that are...

There is already a truckload of new features and options that are to be implemented in Windows Blue, but we may just have our first look at a new one that is to be integrated into the operating system. Apparently there is dedicated option that allows users to launch Metro apps in a new window. At least this...

It goes without saying that the Start Screen of Windows Blue will perhaps the widest array of customization options, as Microsoft seems focused on refining this aspect of its upcoming operating system. And one thing the software titan seems to have done is increase the number of Live Tiles rows. According to...

Microsoft has already confirmed that it will be offering several new customization options for the Windows Blue Start Screen, and a new report now confirms an interesting new setting. The Start Screen will be significantly improved in the upcoming version of Windows, and one of the improvements is what...

Almost everyone who has been following the development of the upcoming Windows Blue has been interested in finding out whether Microsoft will be bringing the Start button back in the new OS. We have had several rumors and leaked builds that shed some light on this feature. But now Microsoft has officially...

Redmond promised more details on Windows 8.1 before this month was out, and true to its promise, the company has officially unveiled all the details of the upcoming operating system. An elaborate new post on the Windows Blog emphasizes that the new version will be specifically designed to respond to all the...

Another update from Paul Thurrott today. Seems like Windows 8.1 will let you update the background of your Start Screen with custom wallpaper. The wallpaper in the image above is not from Windows 8.1 but is an image that Thurrott had posted. It seems like this functionality will start as being off by...

It’s remarkable to think that with all the new information on Windows 8.1 (codename Blue) one of the most attention-grabbing topics is the Boot to Desktop option that looks set for arrival. But when this feature is set to arrive still remains the big question. Here is a little lowdown for those out of the...

The plot really thickens this time. The Start button has been the major bone of contention ever since the world got word that Windows 8.1 (codename Windows Blue) was in development. Sources close to the matter hinted last week that Microsoft had listened to customer feedback, and the software titan was...