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Microsoft has gone all in with Windows 8. The latest edition of the Windows operating system offers a modern way for users to interact with their PCs, tablets, and phones. This video is exactly what you need to get up to speed with Windows 8; its short, engaging lessons show Windows' new features in action and illustrate how to work with tiles, make your way around the desktop, work with control panels and settings, launching and switching among applications, and more. Along the way, the video covers how Internet Explorer 10 and other essential Windows 8 tools.
About the trainer: Steve Schwartz got an early start as a computer industry writer and author. Immediately after buying an Apple II+ in 1978, he began writing regularly for the computer magazines of the day. Since then, he has written hundreds of articles for major publications, including [ital] Macworld, PC World, InfoWorld, [end ital] and [ital] Computerworld. [ital] He is also the author of more than 60 books on game and computer topics, including guides to business/productivity software (Microsoft Office, Access, and FileMaker Pro), Internet software (Internet Explorer, Outlook Express, Entourage, and Gmail), and graphics/image-editing software (Picasa, Picture It, Digital Image Suite, and CorelDRAW).