Windows 8 will die a very slow death and it starts with apps

That includes Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1. New apps will no longer be accepted into the Windows Store soon and then the updates will stop flowing.

Here’s what you’ll lose when Skype for Modern Windows stops working (if it hasn’t already)

Do you use Skype for modern Windows on a tablet or PC? There’s a lot of nice features that will be going away soon if they haven’t already.

Microsoft may be acquiring firm behind Surface Pro 3’s stylus

Love the Surface Pro 3 stylus? So does Microsoft, which may be why it’s rumored to purchase the company that’s behind the tech.

Microsoft to fix Surface Pro 3 heating issues “soon”

Learn more about the software fix that’s about to hit certain models of the Surface Pro 3, as customers are complaining about overheating issues

Surface Pro 3 coming to 25 more countries on August 28

A list of 25 more countries is going to be added to the Surface Pro 3 availability list on August 28. Learn just where Microsoft’s super-tablet is headed.

SMS management in Windows and the cloud: make it happen, Microsoft

Jealous of Apple’s new Continuity SMS features? Microsoft could have done it a long time ago. What’s stopping them now?

If Microsoft’s focus is mobile-first, why is it cancelling all the good stuff?

Satya Nadella says, “Our job is to ensure that Microsoft thrives in a mobile-first world”, but why are all of the mobile projects getting cancelled?

Surface Pro 3 available for purchase in Microsoft stores today, but there’s a catch

Surface Pro 3 sales have begun in Microsoft stores nationwide, but there’s a catch. The models you can buy today are possibly not the ones you want to use.

New leak reveals possibility of upcoming Microsoft smartwatch

A Microsoft Surface watch could be in the making, a new report suggests. The watch allegedly runs a version of Windows, and could be launching soon.

Surface Mini killed just days before announcement?

Why was Surface Mini killed, seemingly? We are now learning of potential reasons for the device not making an appearance at Tuesday’s press event.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 unboxing (Video)

Take a look at our unboxing of Microsoft’s new high-end tablet, the Surface Pro 3 which was just announced today.

Being a fanboy holds you back; here’s how to keep your freedom

With all of the different operating systems around these days, it’s difficult to keep your options open. Here’s some tips on learning to be more platform agnostic.

Surface 2 LTE sounds nearly ready to go up for sale

The wait may nearly be over for those of you looking to pick up a Surface 2 LTE edition.

Nokia Lumia 2520 loses half its color options?

Discover why it looks like Lumia has closed the books on half of the Nokia 2520 color options.

Will Google pressure kill the ASUS dual Android/Windows 8 convertible tablet?

Will ASUS ever release its Transformer Book Duet dual Android/Windows tablet? A new rumors claims that Google has been working to stop its release.

Admit it: who wants an Android coffee table?

An Android coffee table might be the perfect addition to your living room, if only you can afford it.

Forget about Lightroom, Phiewer is the fastest photo reviewer on the go (Video)

While photographers are still wishing for a tablet friendly Lightroom, take a look at Phiewer; a great addition to your mobile photography workflow.

Goodbye LogMeIn, hello TeamViewer

Since LogMeIn is ending free accounts, find out about an alternative that’s better than LogMeIn ever was; TeamViewer.

I hope Microsoft’s Cortana is a lot like this

Find out what features we’re hoping to see in Microsoft’s release of their new speech interface codenamed Cortana.

2014 may be the year of HTC’s tablet comeback

HTC left the tablet space in 2011, and hasn’t released a slab since. Rumor has it, an HTC tablet is in the works. Read why that might be bad for other OEMs.

Top 5 Tablet Wishes for 2014

There’s no denying that the tablet industry has evolved at a tremendous…

Pocketnow Readers’ Choice 2013 (Poll)

Who had the best smartphone of the year? What’s your top 2013 tablet pick? Let us know as we prepare to learn the Pocketnow Readers’ Choice 2013 winners.

Pocketnow Weekly 074: new Google Play devices and Windows Phone rumors galore

An unlikely duo of new Google Play devices, a mass blast of Windows Phone rumors and a pair of big reviews are the talk of this week’s podcast. Listen in!

Top 5 annoying things about Tablets in 2013

Let’s face it, tablets aren’t perfect. We’ve had numerous editorials talking about…

This is why productivity tablets haven’t taken off

I don’t know about you, but I had my first computer back…