Windows 8

Windows 8 was released by Microsoft October 26, 2012. Since that time it has been the subject of some controversy, as the user interface is a big change from Windows 7. Designed for touch screen devices, there have been mixed reviews of its performance.

How to Customize the Windows 8.1 Start Screen

Does the Windows 8 Modern Interface cause you to cringe every time you switch to it from the normal desktop? This guide will walk you through a few simple ways to make the Windows 8.1 Start screen a little less jarring to those who still miss Windows 7’s user-friendly interface.

Review of MiniTool Partition Wizard Professional Version 8.1

MiniTool Partition Wizard Pro 8 is the latest version in the Partition Wizard application line. Built to fill the gap when Symantec gave up support on Partition Magic, Partition Wizard is a fully featured partition and disk manager solution. Following is a review of version 8.1.

Windows 8: Built-In Security Features

Windows 8 comes with a few built-in security systems to help protect your computer from hackers and viruses. This article will cover some of these security tools, including Windows Defender, SmartScreen Filter and Windows Firewall.