Archives For Windows 8
Leap's upcoming Leap Motion Controller for Windows 8 could allow users to get a touch-centric user experience without having to buy new devices.
Being the lone smartphone-maker without a tablet release, Nokia is under pressure to release a tablet.
Start Menu Reviver, a free application available today for Windows 8 PCs, may be just what some users holding off on using Windows 8 need.
Microsoft will release Windows 8.1 as a free update to Windows 8 later this year, with a public preview coming on June 26 during the Build conference.
The Lenovo Horizon 27-inch tablet is here with a full HD display, and plenty of features. Watch as we give an overview o the IdeaCentre Horizon to see what all it can do.
In the new Windows 8 ads for the Japanese market, Microsoft has gone way outside of the box in trying to promote it's new operating system.
According to Microsoft's Tami Reller, the company has approached Apple about creating a Metro version of it's iTunes media software.
When design the Metro version of Internet Explorer 10, Microsoft turned to the iPad for inspiration on what to do and what not to do.
Acer and other PC OEMs are optimistic about Windows 8.1 which will likely be friendlier to users who prefer mouse and keyboard to touchscreens.
According Toshiba's Mark Whittard, users are confused by Microsoft offering two different Windows 8 operating systems for tablets.
According to Microsoft's executive Tami Reller, the company has sold 100 Million copies of Windows 8.
A new product page for the Acer W3-810 has appeared on retail website Amazon, confirming a new price point for Windows 8 tablets.
According to CEO J.T. Wong, Acer believes there is no viable reason to create devices powered by Microsoft Windows RT.
A new round of rumors suggest that Microsoft may be working on a Surface tablet with a 7.5-inch display and a $400 price tag that would launch in early 2014.
A new rumor claims Microsoft will debut the second generation of Surface tablets featuring 7-inch and 9-inch displays at Build in June.
Samsung has officially unveiled its plans to expand the ATIV branding to cover all products built on Microsoft's Windows platform.
Though Apple's iPad and iPad mini still lead the industry in market share, tablets running Google's Android operating system and Microsoft's Windows 8 and Windows RT OSes are starting to nip away at Apple's dominance in the slate computing category.
In a new promotional video featuring scenes from Star Trek Into Darkness, Acer is teasing a new laptop with a unique hinge.
Thus far, all touchscreen Windows tablet launched today are sized with a minimum of a 10-inch display, but recent comments from Microsoft during its earnings call confirm what we've been hearing all along--Windows 8 will be coming to a smaller screen sizes.
While netbooks may be on their last legs, just don't expect inexpensively priced Windows products to be out of vogue.
With the rumored Windows Blue update coming later this year, it is now believed that Microsoft executives are considering a move to bring back the Start button.
We had previously reported about a leaked ATIV Book 6 branding for Samsung's Windows 8 notebook that would be coming to the U.S., and now it looks like the ATIV Book moniker will be used on even more Samsung's notebook and laptop products.
Samsung had debuted its ATIV branding to accommodate the arrival of new Windows Phone and Windows 8 tablets late last year, and now it appears that Samsung intends on growing the ATIV family with a new notebook.
According to the latest speculations about the forthcoming Windows Blue software release from Microsoft, it appears that the company may be looking to merge Windows, the desktop OS, and Windows Phone, the mobile operating system, into one software package.
Yet despite glowing praises over how elegant and attractive the hardware is, the Surface Pro and Surface RT are still lacking the face of a star.
Though Apple had repeatedly denied that a laptop running OS X with a touchscreen would lend to a good user experience, a recent patent filing may indicate that the MacBook-maker is exploring similar hybrid convertible form factors that Microsoft OEMs have been experimen...
With the next-generation Windows 8 software upgrade dubbed Windows Blue slated to occur later this year, there is now speculation that Microsoft partner HTC may deliver a Windows tablet at the same time.
Microsoft is now empowering its hardware partners to create new smaller-sized devices running Windows 8.
A new RPG uses iPads, Android and Windows 8 devices as game boards and character sheets to recreate the feel of Dungeons & Dragons.
A look at a number of online reviews of the Razer Edge, the Windows 8 gaming tablet with detachable controllers.
A Windows Blue by any other name is still the same anticipated update to Windows 8.
A new software update being pushed out by Microsoft is bringing major overhauls to the Mail, Calendar, and People app on the Windows 8 and Windows RT platforms.
The Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro with AT&T-compatible 4G LTE may be one of the most under-rated tablets from Microsoft's Windows 8 camp.
The long rumored Windows Blue update for Windows 8 users that's speculated for a release later this year has appeared as a leak online.
Samsung memory chip head Jun Dong-soo has added his commentary to the low demand for devices running Microsoft's new Windows 8 operating system, stating that the new OS is "no better than the previous Windows Vista platform," an OS that was heavily criticized at launch ...