- News tagged "windows"
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012
One of the most commonly recognizable features of the Windows OS over more than a decade has been the Start Button and Menu. Microsoft has made the radical decision to ditch both for the upcoming Windows 8.
Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011
Microsoft has given the community a taste of what the Windows Store will be like with a little preview at a recent event in San Francisco. According to them, equal thought has been given to how users and developers will access the platform.
Monday, 5 Dec 2011
Acer's chairman, J.T Wang, feels that Ultrabooks could be the magic bullet that jolts the "Wintel" (Windows-Intel) slump on touch-centric devices. He also mentioned price as a major deciding factor that will make or break the Ultrabook.
Tuesday, 8 Nov 2011
A temporary fix has been released by Microsoft for the Duqu Trojan, however, the company didn't comment on the timeline for the release of its official patch for this vulnerability.
Thursday, 3 Nov 2011
Symantec has issued a warning of Duqu virus infection via compromised Microsoft Word email attachments from which the Duqu installer executes itself by exploiting a Windows kernel vulnerability.
Monday, 3 Oct 2011
HP today introduced the updated HP Pavilion dm1, a consumer notebook PC featuring Beats Audio and HP Premier Experience - an exclusive set of innovations designed to improve on the Microsoft Windows experience.
Friday, 23 Sep 2011
Too much of a good thing may be a hindrance as Windows 8's secure-boot functionality could prevent some users from running both Windows and Linux.
Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011
NVIDIA announces its Windows 8 Developer Program to provide developers with tools and resources for building applications for the hundreds of millions of ARM and x86-based devices that will take advantage of Windows 8.
Thursday, 8 Sep 2011
Microsoft's Windows Chief Steven Sinofsky will soon be showing the world what Windows 8 will look like, and how it will work on a tablet.
Friday, 19 Aug 2011
Steven Sinofsky, President of the Windows Division at Microsoft, has subtly confirmed the existence of an Windows 8 app store in a blog post.