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Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012

Windows Phone 8 to Accelerate Apps Availability Manifold

Windows Phone 8 to Accelerate Apps Availability Manifold

With the Shared Windows Core that is prevalent in Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone 8, it's a lot easier to share code from one platform to another, thus accelerating app availability across devices. Microsoft's senior product managers further confirm this at TechEd Europe 2012.

Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012

Microsoft Building Own Windows Phone 8? (Update)

Microsoft Building Own Windows Phone 8? (Update)

Hot on the heels of Microsoft's surprise announcement of the Windows RT and Windows 8 tablets, comes the rumors of a Microsoft branded Windows Phone 8 -- whose sole purpose might be to lead manufacturers in the right direction.

Thursday, 21 Jun 2012

First Windows Phone 8 Devices to Use Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus Processor

First Windows Phone 8 Devices to Use Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus Processor

According to an Engadget report, new Windows Phone 8 devices will use the dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus processor.

Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012

Microsoft Surface Tablets to Come in Two Screen Resolutions?

Microsoft Surface Tablets to Come in Two Screen Resolutions?

A spec sheet posted online by Microsoft seems to suggest that the Surface tablet for Windows 8 Pro will use a Full HD 1,920 x 1,080 display. What about the Windows RT version?

Microsoft Unveils Two Surface Tablets

Microsoft Unveils Two Surface Tablets

Microsoft showcased two Windows 8 tablets at a recent press event in Los Angeles - the Surface for Windows 8 Pro, and Surface for Windows RT. Read on to find out how they're not quite alike despite their similar looks.

Monday, 18 Jun 2012

Tablet Race Heats Up with Impending Microsoft Contender

Tablet Race Heats Up with Impending Microsoft Contender

With a new Microsoft announcement imminent, rumors are abound concerning the subject matter. A new tablet is most likely going to be revealed and people are speculating about the features that it will boast.

Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012

Microsoft Demonstrates Value of Windows 8 for Businesses

Microsoft Demonstrates Value of Windows 8 for Businesses

Microsoft has detailed the value Windows 8 brings to businesses as well as announced updates to several Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) products to help organizations manage, secure, and enhance the Windows experience.

Saturday, 9 Jun 2012

Microsoft's Kinect - Perfect Partner for Virtual Fitting Room Experience

Microsoft's Kinect - Perfect Partner for Virtual Fitting Room Experience

Kinect has evolved to much more than just a tool for gaming and is used for a variety of commercial, industria and research purposes. This time, Microsoft was demoing how Kinect can improve shopping experience virtually to even rival in-store shopping experience.

Friday, 1 Jun 2012

Microsoft Releases Windows 8 Release Preview; Eligible Windows 7 to Windows 8 Pro Upgrade to Cost S$17.99

Microsoft Releases Windows 8 Release Preview; Eligible Windows 7 to Windows 8 Pro Upgrade to Cost S$17.99

Microsoft has released Windows 8 Release Preview today in 14 languages. This will be the last public pre-release, as the company moves towards the RTM stage. If you've an eligible Windows 7 PC, upgrading to Windows 8 Pro will cost S$17.99.

Wednesday, 30 May 2012

Unpatched Exploit in Windows Allows Applications to Run On Top of Login Screen

Unpatched Exploit in Windows Allows Applications to Run On Top of Login Screen

An unpatched exploit that affects Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 8 Consumer Preview allows a user to launch a system shell by manipulating the sticky keys function. This hack is straightforward to implement as it can be executed in a matter of minutes.

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