Microsoft showcases Windows 8 Surface tablets

Microsoft showcased a new lineup of slick Windows 8 powered "Surface" tablets at an event today in Hollywood, California.

Microsoft tablet may be with Barnes & Noble

The rumored Microsoft-branded tablet expected to be revealed today has a surprising partner.

Is Microsoft the best positioned vendor in the tablet market?

Is Microsoft the best positioned vendor in the tablet market? Well, given that Redmond has zero market share, promoting such a prediction would be fairly controversial for any analyst.

Video: Lenovo showcases Windows 8 ThinkPad tablet

I still prefer to work with a traditional PC, even though I do own an Apple iPad.

Qualcomm eyes expanded Snapdragon lineup

According to Engadget, multiple variants of dual and quad-core S4 CPUs are headed to a number of diverse and lucrative markets, including connected HDTVs, set-top boxes, PCs and next-gen Windows 8 devices.

Asus Transformer AiO boots Windows 8 and Android

Of all the new gear being shown off at Computex 2012 in Taiwan today, I think the sweetest device we've seen so far is the Asus Transformer AiO.

Acer rolls out Iconia W700 and W510 Windows 8 tablets

Acer is showcasing two upcoming Windows 8 tablets at Computex 2012 in Taiwan: the Iconia W510 and W700.

Windows 8 will value your privacy (kind of)

If you like the idea of online privacy, Windows 8 might just be for you.

Final Windows 8 preview released

As promised, Microsoft has released a new preview of Windows 8, saying it includes 'tens of thousands' of improvements.

Dell Windows 8 tablet specs get detailed

Microsoft's upcoming Windows 8 OS will be targeted at mobile devices as well as traditional PCs. As such, a number of industry heavyweights are prepping a wide variety of tablets in various form factors, including Dell.

Office for iPad due this summer

You know how they say if you can't beat 'em, join 'em?

Windows 8: 500 million by 2014

Microsoft expects to see explosive growth with Windows 8.

The big question Windows 8 will answer

I’ve been thinking a lot about Windows 8, as it’s a pretty complex product.

Windows Media Center in Windows 8 will be paid upgrade

Microsoft is revealing how Media Center will be part of the Windows 8 strategy.

Imagining the Windows Nook Reader

We’ve had a few days to think about what the deal between Microsoft and Barnes & Noble will mean in terms of hardware. 

Windows 8 sparks concern amongst vendors

Microsoft Windows 8 has long been touted as the savior of the laptop and notebook market - which faces a very real threat from Apple's iPad and various Android tablets. 

Report: Xbox music service in the works

Microsoft may be unveiling a streaming music platform for the Xbox 360 at E3 in June.

Linux might get Steam client as Gabe Newell slams Windows 8

Valve frontman Gabe Newell is reportedly showing his true feelings about the current state of operating systems.

Windows 8 preview to be updated in June

Microsoft will dole out an update to its Windows 8 consumer preview in a couple months.

Windows 8 will come in three flavors

We're getting a few more details about Microsoft's next-generation operating system.