News tagged ‘windows 8’
Monday, 22 Apr 2013
Microsoft has confirmed that it's working with PC OEMs to develop smaller Windows 8 tablets. But there's no word on whether a 7 or an 8-inch member will be added to the Surface family.
Thursday, 18 Apr 2013
Introducing the MSI AG2712 27-inch Gaming All-in-One PC, which runs on the Windows 8 platform, and comes packed with an Intel Core i7 quad-core mobile processor and NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 670MX discrete graphics card with up to 3GB GDDR5 in graphics memory.
Microsoft has just announced that you can now optionally turn on two-step verification for your entire Microsoft account.
Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013
ASRock’s Z87 Extreme4 is the world's first Intel 8 Series motherboard to pass the Windows 8 hardware certification.
According to research firm, IDC, the two options users have requested the most for Windows 8 are a boot-to-desktop feature and the return of the start menu. Now it seems that Microsoft may be considering adding both for its upcoming Windows 8.1 (Windows Blue) release.
Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013
The latest April 9 update for the Surface RT concentrates on resolving Wi-Fi-related issues, including the longstanding 'Limited' connectivity issue. As part of Patch Tuesday, the Surface Pro is also getting an update.
Friday, 5 Apr 2013
The pricing details of the Microsoft Surface RT tablet have been revealed, and it looks much more attractive than what we initially thought. The base 32GB model will be retailing for S$668 (without cover) and the equivalent 64GB edition will retail for S$798 at Challenger Funan on April 5, 7pm. More details inside.
According to Paul Thurrott of SuperSite for Windows fame, Outlook RT exists and looks to be edging closer to release. Regarding Office for iPad, he's heard that it would only arrive after Microsoft ships Outlook RT.
Thursday, 4 Apr 2013
Available in Amethyst Gray at S$1,399 from 5 April, the 11.6-inch ASUS VivoTab comes with a leather casing, Wacom Digitizer Stylus and mobile keyboard dock.
According to ZDNet, Windows Blue will be officially named as Windows 8.1. As we have reported in August last year, the Redmond software giant has alleged plans in the pipeline to speed up the release cycle of their new Windows operating system. This development is in line with its decision.