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Windows 10: Our complete guide to Microsoft’s next OS

Microsoft may be planning to recover from Windows 8 with a new operating system that will support mouse, touch and voice input, expand and refine the Metro interface, and add a replacement for the much-missed Start menu. Here's what we've heard about Windows 9…


Reader poll: Will you upgrade to Windows 10?

Now that Microsoft has lifted the veil on Windows 10, do you think you'll be making the move once it's released? Learn more here.


Windows 10 Technical Preview is live: How to download and install Microsoft’s new OS

The Windows 10 Technical Preview is now available for download. Here's how to get it.


5 features that we hope Microsoft adds to Windows 10

Microsoft just showed off Windows 10 to the world. While new features that were demoed will likely win with consumers, it needs more to spark a mass exodus.


Years after burning loyal PC users, Microsoft asks forgiveness with Windows 10

Geeks despised almost everything about Windows 8. Microsoft, it seemed, had forsaken them in a misguided attempt to compete with tablets. Now, however, the company has reversed course, and Windows 10 may bring desktop enthusiasts back into the fold.


Need a little Net right now? Karma Go is a pay-as-you-go LTE wireless hotspot

Ever been somewhere you need Wi-Fi right away? Karma is offering up a brand new mobile hotspot that is LTE-capable and charges only for the data you use. It costs just $99 too until late October.


Forget 9! Microsoft just revealed Windows 10, and it’s a blend of old and new

Microsoft just officially announced and showed off Windows 10 to the world for the first time. Learn more about Microsoft's new OS here.


Adobe is testing a streaming version of Photoshop for Chromebooks

Definitely useful for any Chromebook users that requires more advanced image editing tools, Adobe is bringing Photoshop to the Google Chromebook through streaming access in a Chrome browser.


HP’s new Stream laptops start at $200, trudge on Chromebook’s turf

Say hello to HP's new Stream notebooks, which start at $200, and promise to wage war on similarly-priced Chromebooks. Learn more here.


Windows 9’s Notifications Center better not be a repeat of Vista’s constant pop-ups

Windows 9 may include a Notifications Center. If so, it hopefully won't be a repeat of a mistake that Microsoft has made before.


Here are five things we expect to see in Windows 9

Microsoft will likely reveal Windows 9 to the world on September 30. Here are five things we expect to see with the new OS.


Thom Yorke’s album smashes 400K downloads on BitTorrent’s new format [Update]

Thom Yorke's new solo album, "Tomorrow's Modern Boxes" will be the first album offered under BitTorrent's new paygate Bundles system. Users can download the album starting today for $6 on the site best known for its free-for-all content paradigm.


Microsoft puts up, then takes down Windows 9 sites

Microsoft apparently published multiple pages pertaining to the tech preview version of Windows 9. Learn more here.


Microsoft exec: Windows 9 will be free for Windows 8 users

A Microsoft exec recently stated that Windows 9 will be free for Windows 8 users. That's not all, though. Learn more here.


Samsung gets in on the curved monitor game with its newest 27-inch 1080p display

Samsung just lifted the veil on its new 27-inch 1080p curved display. You can learn more about the SD590C here.