Tag Archives: Windows 8

Desktop computing and Windows 8

By on October 24, 2013

After months of playing around with Windows 8, I’ve come to a realization. This is only my opinion, but something to ponder. For the past years the mobile market has boomed, and … read more →

Windows is 27 years old!

By on November 27, 2012

On the 20th of November, the Windows operating system officially turned 27, following the 1985 release of Windows 1.0. Since its first induction onto commercial computers Windows has evolved from a standard … read more →

Windows 8: Why can’t I play DVDs?

By on October 29, 2012

If you’ve looked at Windows 8 at all, you may have noticed that the standard version comes with a limited Windows Media Player that can’t handle DVDs. Is this the end of … read more →

Get ready for Internet Explorer 10

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18 months ago Microsoft released the 9th version of their web browser, Internet Explorer 9. IE9, for short, came with all new bells and whistles for the Internet as HTML 5 and … read more →

Windows 8 open to public

By on October 27, 2012

After huge hyping, testing, complaining, cheering on, loving, hating, and various other emotions and events happening around the new and completely different Windows 8, it has finally reached its retail release date. … read more →

Windows RT, aka Windows on ARM

By on October 12, 2012

Microsoft is starting to seem like it might be slowly edging to an unwanted platform with RT. For those wondering, Windows RT (formerly known as Windows on ARM) will be a version … read more →

From ’85 to Windows 8

By on July 21, 2012

Microsoft has finally announced the release date for the newest iteration of their popular operating system. Windows 8 will be available from 26 October, as confirmed by unit leader Steven Sinofsky at … read more →

Microsoft Confirm Windows 8 Release Date

By on July 19, 2012

Microsoft have revealed that Windows 8 will be released on the 26th of October. The declaration was made at the firm’s annual sales meeting and was published on its blog shortly after. The firm … read more →

Which device is Windows 8 really for?

By on July 17, 2012

When buying a new PC or a tablet there is one major thing to take into consideration; the operation system (OS). It’s what makes the device act and feel like it should. … read more →

Cross Platform Development with Win Phone 8

By on June 21, 2012

Microsoft’s new and upcoming Windows Phone 8 smartphone software will be built on the same core as its PC partner, Windows 8. On wednesday Microsoft revealed more information about their new mobile … read more →

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