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May 20, 2014
Microsoft Windows app store recently passed 150,000 apps available. That's a far cry from the 1 million+ available on Google Play and Apple's App Store, but you have to start somewhere.
May 13, 2014
As the number of Windows 8 users grows, so does the number of apps for the operating system -- and the quality of those apps is improving, too. There are now more than 125,000 apps in the Windows S...
3.5 Stars
October 30, 2013
Windows 8.1 is a much improved operating system with enhanced multitasking, smarter search and a better selection of pre-loaded apps, but it's still better for touch than desktop use.
July 10, 2013
You may want to think twice before installing Twitter or Google Drive for Windows 8. New reports indicate that more than 100 deceptive apps posing as popular games and applications have been discovered in the Windows Store..
June 26, 2013
At Microsoft's Build in San Francisco, Corporate Vice President of Windows Web Service Antoine Leblond announced upgrades to the Windows store that will come with the Windows 8.1 update. Many of these...
May 21, 2013
It's finally here. After years of anticipation, Microsoft has unveiled its successor to the Xbox 360, the Xbox One. The new console adds a slew of new features that could easily take over your livin...
March 14, 2013
Microsoft has been ramping up its Windows Store slowly but surely, and on Thursday the company added Twitter to its selection of more than 40,000 apps. This is the first time Twitter's official app ...
4.5 Stars
December 27, 2012
Start8 is the best Windows 8 Start menu replacement available and well worth its $5 price tag.
2 Stars
December 27, 2012
Inconsistent functionality mars what could otherwise be an attractive Start button enhancement to Windows 8.
4 Stars
December 27, 2012
Classic Shell brings the Start menu to Windows 8 for free along with a wealth of customization options.
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