News tagged ‘windows 8’
Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012
Skype, the voice call and chat service provider which was acquired by Microsoft late last year for US$8.5 million, has announced a new Modern-style version of Skype for Windows 8. The app will be pre-installed on devices from 12 manufacturers, and be made available in the Windows Store come October 26.
Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012
MSI has announced the launch of the GX60, a 15-inch AMD-powered gaming notebook running on Windows 8 OS and armed with an AMD Trinity A10 quad-core processor and AMD Radeon HD 7970M GPU.
A senior executive at a popular online retailer has revealed that sales of Windows 8 are not as strong as expected, but is improving steadily.
Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012
Dell announces a redesigned portfolio of business and consumer PCs - Latitude 10 tablet, Latitude 6430u notebook, and the OptiPlex 9010 All-in-One with touch - that are all built to best optimize Windows 8.
Monday, 12 Nov 2012
Microsoft is set to release its first security patches for Windows 8 and RT operating systems. These patches are meant to address vulnerabilities in Windows, Internet Explorer and the .NET framework.
Friday, 9 Nov 2012
Besides talking about the new features of Internet Explorer 10, Microsoft also highlighted the differences between IE10 on Windows Phone 8 and the desktop-based Windows 8 in a recent article published on their Windows Phone Developer blog.
Tuesday, 6 Nov 2012
Researchers at Vupen Security, a private security firm that is based in France, claimed that they have uncovered multiple zero-day vulnerabilities in Windows 8 and IE10. These security flaws may potentially allow cybercriminals to gain control of a Windows 8 machine remotely.
Thursday, 1 Nov 2012
Driven by an Intel Ivy Bridge i7 quad-core processor along with NVIDIA GTX GeForce 660M graphics, the Razer Blade now features the new Windows 8.
ASUS reported a 43% increase in net profits for Q3 2012, thanks to its successful line up of products such as the Google Nexus 7 which is selling close to one million units per month.
Tuesday, 30 Oct 2012
This selection includes Fujitsu's convertible tablet PC Lifebook T902, 10.1-inch tablet Stylistic Q572 and 13.3-inch technology flagship Lifebook SH782.