Earlier this morning I decided to bite the bullet and upgrade to the 90 day trial of Windows 8 Enterprise. This version is RTM, so it gives the most final look at Windows 8 possible. I had debated about waiting for Windows 8 to become commercially available at the end of this month – since there is no upgrade path for...

So, you accessed the download section on Microsoft.com. You downloaded Windows 8 and you are ready to install it any moment. Wait a second! Should you use Windows 8 as your main operating system? What applications do you need to run on your computer? Will Windows 8 be able to run all applications? Will you be able to...

While the installation of Windows (Windows 7 at least) has gotten exponentially easier it could still be a little bit easier. Today, when you install Windows 7, you can start the process, walk away, come back in 25 minutes to a new, completed install of the OS. The problem is that the generic build has a lot of things...