News tagged ‘windows 8’
Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012
AMD has officially launched its new Z-Series APU for Windows 8 tablets. Its flagship Z-60 APU is a low-powered dual-core chip and it is also targeted at small form factor PCs. Read on to uncover more details of this new APU.
Lenovo recently revealed four Windows 8 touchscreen notebooks from both the consumer Ideapad brand as well as the enterprise Thinkpad brand.
Thursday, 4 Oct 2012
Microsoft's co-founder, Paul Allen, describes various elements of Windows 8 as "puzzling" as the company readies itself for the launch of the new operating system in late October.
Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012
Today, Samsung revealed an extensive range of Windows 8 consumer devices that include an All-in-One PC, a touchscreen notebook, and two touchscreen convertible tablets.
HP has unveiled the HP ElitePad 900 that is a Windows 8-based 10.1-inch tablet aimed at the business-minded users with enterprise computing requirements. The tablet will be available in Singapore in late January 2013; however, its retail price has yet to be confirmed.
Monday, 1 Oct 2012
Too cool for Windows 8? Minecraft game creator Markus "Notch" Persson tweeted that he is not interested in certifying the game for Windows 8. He declined Microsoft's request for Windows 8 certification and he even hit out at the Redmond company by saying he would forgo Windows 8 than to play along.
Thursday, 27 Sep 2012
Here's a quick guide to Windows 8 Release Preview gestures.
Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012
HP has added new Windows 8 desktops for consumers and business-minded users, as well as two HP Pavilion Sleekbooks. This is in additional to their earlier announced Windows 8 All-in-One (AIO) desktops systems.
Monday, 24 Sep 2012
ECS has announced that it has received the official Windows 8 WHCK (Windows Hardware Certification Kit) for its entire lineup of products.
Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012
AMD's new Hondo APU will only support Windows 8 at launch, according to The Inquirer who spoke to Mr. Steve Belt, corporate VP of ultra-low power products. AMD is forgoing support for the Android OS for now; however, it is possible to install Linux on devices powered by this new APU.