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Microsoft Microsoft releasing Windows 8.1, a year in making Microsoft releasing Windows 8.1, a year in making
Microsoft is releasing its long-awaited Windows 8.1 upgrade as a free download starting Thursday. It addresses some of the gripes people have had with Windows 8, the dramatically different operating system that attempts to bridge the divide between tablets and PCs.
Microsoft What if car boss Mulally took over at Microsoft? What if car boss Mulally took over at Microsoft?
Back when Microsoft was the biggest name in technology, CEO Bill Gates leveled an attack on the auto industry. Today, PC sales are falling as consumers show a preference for mobile devices, and Microsoft is struggling. Meanwhile, U.S. car companies are resurgent.
Microsoft Microsoft tweaks Windows 8, blamed for PC slump Microsoft tweaks Windows 8, blamed for PC slump
Microsoft on Wednesday released a preview version of an update to Windows 8, aiming to address some of the gripes people have with the company's flagship operating system.
Microsoft Microsoft to add Outlook to Windows RT tablets Microsoft to add Outlook to Windows RT tablets
Microsoft will add its popular Outlook email program to more tablets running on a lightweight version of its Windows operating system as part of a free software update this year.
Microsoft Microsoft aims to simplify with Windows 8 update Microsoft aims to simplify with Windows 8 update
Microsoft is trying to fix what it got wrong with its radical makeover of Windows. It's making the operating system easier to navigate and enabling users to set up the software so it starts in a more familiar format designed for personal computers.