Tag Archives: Microsoft

Windows 8.1 Update Issues, Snafus and How to Tell If You Have It at All

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Windows 8.1 Update Issues, snafus abound. But Sandy Berger says the worst one is that it's hard to tell if you have the update at all. Error messages will say you don't -- when you actually do. Here's how to navigate the insanity.
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Microsoft Office for iPad: Here’s the Catch [review]

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Microsoft Office for iPad is impressive -- but there are some major drawbacks. Our Sandy Berger has good news and bad news in this in-depth review ...
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Here’s What’s New in Windows 8.1 Update (gallery tour)

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On the same day it halted support of Windows XP, Microsoft released Windows 8.1 Update. Here's what's new -- a gallery tour showing what's changed and what still needs fixed. Brian Burgess reports.
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John C. Dvorak: Build 2014 and the New Slovenly

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John C. Dvorak reports from the Microsoft Build 2014 conference. He wonders why everyone from the CEO on down looks so ... slovenly. More here.
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Microsoft Build 2014: What To Expect

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Microsoft Build 2014 is here. What does Microsoft have up its sleeve for consumers and developers? Ant Pruitt's analysis gives us a view into what to expect.
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John C. Dvorak: On Color, Value and the Evolution of Logos [infographic]

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John C. Dvorak tends not to like infographics -- but he found the evolution of logos infographic here to be interesting, informative and cool. Do you agree?
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Sleep! How To Make Windows Stay Asleep All Night Long (tip)

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A cat jostles your mouse or keyboard and, boom, your sleeping Windows PC wakes up and stays up. Here's How To make Windows stay asleep all night long. The latest How To tip from Brian Burgess.
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Windows 8.1 Update 1: What to Expect (gallery)

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Our Brian Burgess previews Windows 8.1 Update 1. Here's what it's got. And what it's missing.
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How To Use Chrome to Download Facebook Videos

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Here's How To use Google Chrome to download Facebook video and video mash ups the manual way. How To gallery.
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How to Upgrade Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 (gallery)

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In advance of the Windows 8.1 upgrade coming soon, definitely update Windows 8 first. Then do the upgrade to 8.1. Here's how to do both. Gallery.
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