News tagged ‘operating system’

Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013

AMD Drops Exclusive Windows OS Support; Ready for Android and Chrome OS

AMD Drops Exclusive Windows OS Support; Ready for Android and Chrome OS

It seems like AMD will be supporting Google's Android and Chrome platforms, instead of exclusively sticking to Windows OS, as the company aims to be more outstanding on the market of tablets, low-cost PCs, and smartphones.

Monday, 21 Jan 2013

Windows 8 Price to Increase Significantly in February (Updated)

Windows 8 Price to Increase Significantly in February (Updated)

Microsoft has just announced over a blog post, that the Windows 8 upgrade promotion will end on 31 January. By February, Windows 8 will cost significantly more than it does now.

Thursday, 10 Jan 2013

Windows 8 Crosses 60 Million Mark, Sees Strong Consumer Momentum in Singapore

Windows 8 Crosses 60 Million Mark, Sees Strong Consumer Momentum in Singapore

At the 11th Annual J.P Morgan Tech Forum at CES 2013 yesterday, Microsoft announced that 60 million Windows 8 licenses have been sold to-date globally.

Thursday, 3 Jan 2013

Ubuntu Shows Off New Phone OS

Ubuntu Shows Off New Phone OS

Ubuntu has introduced its OS for mobile devices, promising a platform offering a more immersive experience, less cluttered screen, and lets you flow naturally from app to app with edge magic.

Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012

Windows 8 Sales Not as Good as Expected, But is Steadily Improving

Windows 8 Sales Not as Good as Expected, But is Steadily Improving

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.

Friday, 9 Nov 2012

Microsoft's Midori Operating System Still Alive and In Progress

Microsoft's Midori Operating System Still Alive and In Progress

Microsoft has been working on a new operating system called Midori for a couple of years. Besides developing their Windows operating systems, Midori is the company's new operating system, believed to be designed around Singularity that was a Microsoft Research microkernel operating system.

Monday, 29 Oct 2012

Windows 8 Upgrade Edition Also Works for a Clean Install

Windows 8 Upgrade Edition Also Works for a Clean Install

Users are sharing their Windows 8 upgrade experience on our forums. As it turns out, it is possible to do a clean install of Windows 8 on a fresh drive with the US$39.99 upgrade offer from Microsoft.

Sunday, 28 Oct 2012

Windows 8 Pro OEM Version Can Be Bought for S$198

Windows 8 Pro OEM Version Can Be Bought for S$198

For system builders who need a non-upgrade copy of Windows 8, the OEM versions of Windows 8 and Windows 8 Pro are now available at S$138 and S$198 respectively from Fuwell at Sim Lim Square.

Friday, 26 Oct 2012

Windows 8 Launches in Singapore

Windows 8 Launches in Singapore

Today, Microsoft announced the availability of Windows 8 for its customers in Singapore and around the world. Find out what happened at the Singapore launch event, and who was the first to get his hands on the new OS.

Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012

Redeem a Free Canon Printer With Windows 8 Pro Upgrade

Redeem a Free Canon Printer With Windows 8 Pro Upgrade

From 26th October 2012 till 31st January 2013, customers who purchase a packaged DVD upgrade of Windows 8 Pro will be entitled to a free Canon Pixma MP237 multifunction printer worth S$79.

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