Windows XP: Keep It or Upgrade?

Personal computer users who are content with their Windows XP software will soon need to make a choice: stay loyal to a system that as of April 8 will no longer be supported by Microsoft, or upgrade.

USA Today tech writer Ed Baig points out some compelling reasons for upgrading your Windows XP before the support deadline. Baig’s column also offers a checklist of questions to ask when deciding whether to simply upgrade your software or go for a hardware makeover, too.