Windows 8 may not be setting the PC landscape on fire, but at least it's heating up some gains in market share.
The latest flavor of Windows scored a market share of 2.26 percent in January, as recorded by Web tracker Net Applications. That showed a slow but steady rise from 1.72 percent in December and 1.09 percent in November.
Windows 8 has been floating around for a while as beta and preview editions became available, but the official release debuted at the end of October.
January's numbers showed Windows 8 in fifth place among … Read more