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Windows 8 Overview
Released on October 26, 2012, Microsoft Windows 8 is the latest release of Microsoft’s Windows client operating system. Sporting a radical new tile-based user interface (formerly known as “Metro”), Windows 8 is the first version of Windows that is optimized for use with touch-screen devices like tablets and smartphones in addition to traditional personal computers. There are four editions of Windows 8: Windows 8 Home, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Enterprise, and Windows RT (pre-installed on tablets running on ARM processors).
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Recent Windows 8 Articles
Microsoft finally confirms that Windows Blue will be Windows 8.1. Read on for more reports and rumors of the update.
Wish you could drop UAC in Win8? We got you covered: Learn four easy ways to disable User Account Control in Windows 8 in this helpful tutorial.
We asked for our readers' opinions about Windows 8, and boy, you gave it to us. Check out what other IT pros thought – for better or worse.
Discover the properties of Windows 8 Client Hyper-V and the reasons why you should use it in this new Ask an Admin column.
The consumerization of IT is here and doesn't seem to be going anywhere. This article by Michael Simmons discusses some of the advances made that allows Windows
Do you still have questions about Windows 8? Are you wondering if Microsoft finally got it right this time? In this post, we answer 8 questions about Windows 8.
Will Windows 8 tablets offer valuable and compelling features for the enterprise? The excitement surrounding Windows 8 is unmistakable, but everyone seems to
Windows 8 Developer Preview has been downloadable from Microsoft for a few weeks now. In this Article Peter Bruzzese walks through how to install Windows 8
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