Recent Windows 8.1 Stories
  • Movie Creator Beta for Lumia Phones and Surface Tablets

    Movie Creator Beta for Lumia Phones and Surface Tablets

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    This week, Microsoft updated Movie Creator Beta for both Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1, adding a number of useful new features, including OneDrive integration and support for 4K video. However, this useful app continues to be limited to Microsoft’s Lumia handsets and Surface tablets for some reason. Note: I’d be surprised if Microsoft continued […]

    HP Spectre x360 Review

    HP Spectre x360 Review

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    HP’s stunning new Spectre x360 is a near-perfect transforming Ultrabook, blending premium materials and solid build quality with a far more thoughtful approach to the software preload than we typically see with Windows PCs. Yes, it’s a bit thicker and heavier than less versatile PCs, but Spectre also manages to cost less than other premium […]

    Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2015) First Impressions

    Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2015) First Impressions

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    There are Ultrabooks … and then there are Ultrabooks. Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Carbon lands in a hallowed category within which there are few other entries. It is astonishingly light and durable, with a stunning 14-inch screen, and, in the variant I am reviewing, it features a new PCIe-based SSD that should speed performance even higher. […]