There are some that believe that in going full touch on its operating systems, Microsoft might have put the desktop on the backburner. While it may seem like so on first look, the reality is quite different. The upcoming Windows 8.1 Update 1 puts the focus back on the desktop for keyboard/mouse users with the variety...

Like most things in life there are two type of Windows 8.1 users. Those who live and breathe the Modern UI, and those that stay as far away from Metro and like to spend their time in the tried and tested traditional desktop environment. Sure, these can then be further divided into the uncompromising and those that...