- News tagged "windows 8"
Friday, 6 Jan 2012
You already know that Windows 8 allows itself to be navigated in a myriad of ways. You've got touch input, pen input, trackpad input and of course mouse input. Now, thanks to Swedish eye-tracking experts Tobii, we can add eye-navigation into that list as well, with the Tobii Gaze.
Tuesday, 3 Jan 2012
Acer and Lenovo are reported to be launching their Windows 8 tablets in the third quarter of 2012. The tablets are said to run on Intel's upcoming "Clover Trail" processors.
Thursday, 29 Dec 2011
Windows tablets haven't found themselves many fans over the years, and have mostly been relegated to niche users. Come Windows 8 however, and all that is set to change. Wired predicts that Windows 8 will make Windows tablets surprise, and ultimately appeal to mainstream consumers.
Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011
Analysts have predicted that Apple will lose their share of the ultra-portable segment, currently dominated by the Macbook Air, which makes up an estimated 49% of all Apple notebook sales. This prediction is reliant on the Ultrabook (as per Intel's specifications) segment picking up speed in 2012.
Friday, 16 Dec 2011
Nokia's French Division general manager, Paul Ansellem has let slip the fact that we will be seeing a Nokia tablet running Windows 8 as early as June 2012. That seems like a good bit earlier than when most other manufacturers are expecting to launch their own Windows 8 tablet in Q3 2012.
Thursday, 17 Nov 2011
In an interview with Les Echos, the head of Nokia France let slip that Nokia Winodws 8 tablets will be out by June 2012. Could there be truth behind this unintended slip of the tongue?
Monday, 14 Nov 2011
Designed for gaming performance measurement and comparison, 3DMark will be able to accurately measure and compare gaming across all devices and graphical feature sets available with Windows 8.
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011
Social media listening company Mashwork reported its analysis of Twitter conversations that Microsoft Windows 8 received positive opinions from developers, tech enthusiasts and early adopters.
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.
Thursday, 22 Sep 2011
Windows 8 dramatically changes the boot experience, removing all those gibberish text that doesn't mean anything to 99% of the population.