If you use Windows 8 – you probably should give Windows 8.1 a try (its a free upgrade). They've made a series of enhancements to make it easier to use. You'll get a Start Button, but no menu (our My ITXpert clients get a fully functional Win8 start menu! http://myitxpert.biz/), the ability to boot straight into the desktop, and more. It's an easy update via the Win8 App Store, but it's BIG (over 3GB) so expect the download to take a while!

The Five Best New Features in Windows 8.1
Microsoft set Windows 8.1 upon the world today, and with it a host of improvements large and small. You check out our full review here, but in the meantime, here's a look at our favorite new features.