Report: Xbox Music to launch on October 26

Sources claim Xbox Music service will launch alongside Microsoft's Windows 8 on October 26.

More trouble for Intel's Clover Trail tablets



The launch of Intel's Clover Trail Windows 8 tablets has reportedly been postponed due to Santa Clara's failure to deliver a critical software patch designed to conserve precious mobile battery life. 



HP touts Windows 8-powered ElitePad 900

HP has rolled out a Windows 8-powered tablet targeted specifically at business users with enterprise grade features functionality and support.

Early users of Windows 8 prefer Windows 7

Early adopters of Windows 8 believe it isn't as good as Windows 7, a poll has shown.

Yes, Windows 8 still has bugs



A major firestorm erupted earlier this week after Intel CEO Paul Otellini reportedly told employees  Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system will be released before it is "fully ready."


Half of Windows 8 users still prefer 7

Even the most ardent, up-to-date Windows aficionados are having a tough time with the newest version of Windows.

Minecraft won't be certified for Windows 8

The creative independent game Minecraft won't be certified for Windows 8 any time soon.

Report: Intel says Windows 8 isn't "fully" ready



Intel CEO Paul Otellini reportedly told employees in Taiwan that Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system is being released before it is "fully ready."


Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 priced at $799

Will Lenovo's tablet succeed at a rather hefty $800?

The iPhone 5 vs. Windows 8

Comparing the iPhone and Windows 8 may seem somewhat odd. Nevertheless, it aptly showcases the vastly different strategies employed by Microsoft and Apple when it comes to promoting a flagship product.

Microsoft gives Oprah treatment to employees

"You get a Windows 8 Phone, you get a Surface tablet...everybody gets a Microsoft device!"

Agawi wants cloud gaming on Windows 8

The future of OnLive is uncertain, yet Microsoft and Agawi remain determined to move ahead with Cloud-based gaming for Windows 8 and other platforms.

HP launches Windows 8 desktops

The HP Envy 23 and Envy 20 TouchSmart PCs come with 23-inch and 20-inch HD touchscreens respectively, with 10-point multitouch technology.

Windows 8 Xbox launch games revealed

For the first time, a new Microsoft operating system will launch with a slew of new video games.

HP's Envy X2 is a laptop-tablet Windows 8 hybrid

HP announced three new Windows 8 devices earlier today at IFA 2012 in Berlin, including the Envy X2 hybrid PC which combines a detachable screen and keyboard dock for the best of the tablet and ultraportable worlds.

Sony's Xperia S is a Tegra 3-powered Android tablet

Sony may have debuted a number of Windows 8 tablets earlier today, but the Japanese-based corporation has absolutely no intention of neglecting its Android fan base.

Samsung's Slate PCs run Windows 8

Samsung announced its new Series 5 and Series 7 Slate PCs at IFA 2012 today in Berlin. 



Asus showcases Windows 8 Vivo Tablets at IFA 2012

Asus is showcasing two slick Windows 8 tablets at IFA 2012 in Berlin: the Vivo Tab (x86) and Vivo Tab (ARM) RT.

Windows 8 pricing still sketchy

For the first time, we are still relatively in the dark when it comes to the new Windows platform's pricing model.

Analyst: Microsoft's magic bullet is Windows RT


Mobile computing - currently dominated by tablets such as Apple's wildly popular iPad - is essentially a two-horse race of devices powered by Apple's iOS and Google's Android.