Metro ui

05.02.12
Microsoft shows devs the secrets to creating fluid animations in Windows 8 Metro apps
05.02.12

Microsoft shows devs the secrets to creating fluid animations in Windows 8 Metro apps

As Microsoft brings its Metro style from the mobile world back to the desktop in Windows 8, it's a...

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04.03.12
Windows 8 Metro-style Firefox comes out of hiding, still a diamond in the rough
04.03.12

Windows 8 Metro-style Firefox comes out of hiding, still a diamond in the rough

Defaults are king in the realm of tech. So forgive Mozilla for its naked ambition to be users' go-t...

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03.11.12
MSDN Windows Help blog plays on our love of keyboard shortcuts, tells how to navigate Windows 8 like a pro
03.11.12

MSDN Windows Help blog plays on our love of keyboard shortcuts, tells how to navigate Windows 8 like a pro

If you didn't get the gist of our Windows 8 Consumer Preview run-down, it's a bit clumsy on the des...

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03.01.12
Windows 8 Consumer Preview hits one million downloads in a day
03.01.12

Windows 8 Consumer Preview hits one million downloads in a day

How pumped are consumers about the release of a Windows 8 preview that they can call their own? Qui...

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02.29.12
Microsoft Windows 8 on 82-inch touchscreen hands-on (video)
02.29.12

Microsoft Windows 8 on 82-inch touchscreen hands-on (video)

We don't have 100 fingers -- theoretically the supported limit of Windows 8 on the 82-inch capaciti...

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02.29.12
Microsoft Windows 8 Consumer Preview detailed impressions
02.29.12

Microsoft Windows 8 Consumer Preview detailed impressions

The early days of Windows were inauspicious ones. Sitting on top of DOS, it was hardly a revolution...

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02.20.12
Microsoft details SkyDrive overhaul, Windows 8 app and desktop sync in tow (update: video)
02.20.12

Microsoft details SkyDrive overhaul, Windows 8 app and desktop sync in tow (update: video)

We heard whispers of SkyDrive desktop applications a few days ago. Today, Microsoft confirmed just...

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02.13.12
Firefox on Windows 8: Metro build is in the works
02.13.12

Firefox on Windows 8: Metro build is in the works

We all know that Windows 8 will have a split personality, with a Windows 7 style "Classic" desktop...

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12.06.11
Microsoft demos Windows Store, coming to Windows 8 beta in February
12.06.11

Microsoft demos Windows Store, coming to Windows 8 beta in February

Well well, we knew Microsoft had something in store for us at its Windows Store Preview event toni...

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