News tagged ‘windows rt’

Thursday, 27 Feb 2014

Microsoft Surface 2 Tablet to be Available from March 14 Onwards

Microsoft Surface 2 Tablet to be Available from March 14 Onwards

Microsoft's new Surface 2 tablet, which runs Windows RT 8.1, will be available locally from March 14 onwards in both 32GB and 64GB flavors.

Thursday, 12 Dec 2013

Microsoft Planning to Make Windows Phone and Windows RT Free

Microsoft Planning to Make Windows Phone and Windows RT Free

In a bid to make their mobile platform competitive with Google's Android operating system, Microsoft is considering making Windows Phone and Windows RT available free of charge to device makers.

Monday, 2 Dec 2013

Goodbye Windows RT, It Looks Like Your Days Are Numbered

Goodbye Windows RT, It Looks Like Your Days Are Numbered

Julie Larson-Green, executive VP of Devices and Studios at Microsoft, has said that Microsoft now has three mobile operating systems and "we're not going to have three." Somehow we don't think they're going to kill Windows Phone and Windows, so it's going to be you, RT.

Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013

Microsoft Hints at Unified, Mobile-Centric Windows OS for the Future

Microsoft Hints at Unified, Mobile-Centric Windows OS for the Future

Speaking at last week's UBS Global Technology Conference, Microsoft executive vice president, Devices and Studios, Julie Larson-Green said it is not possible for the company to continue offering three disparate versions of Windows operating system.

Monday, 14 Oct 2013

Microsoft Admits Surface RT Name Caused Confusion

Microsoft Admits Surface RT Name Caused Confusion

A Microsoft executive has admitted that the Surface RT name has caused confusion amongst consumers, which ultimately led to poor sales of its Surface RT tablets.

Friday, 27 Sep 2013

Microsoft Working on Unified App Store

Microsoft Working on Unified App Store

It has been revealed recently that Microsoft is working on unifying its Windows Phone Store and Windows Store into a single store that caters to all devices. The updated store is also said to debut when Windows Phone 8.1 and a special Windows 8.1 update are ready for launch in the second quarter of 2014.

Thursday, 26 Sep 2013

Dell Joins Lenovo, ASUS and Samsung, Bails on Windows RT

Dell Joins Lenovo, ASUS and Samsung, Bails on Windows RT

To say that Windows RT has underperformed would be an understatement. Following the discontinuation of the XPS 10, it seems that Dell has joined other tablet makers in ditching Windows RT.

Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013

Nokia Launching a 10.1-inch Windows RT Tablet Soon

Nokia Launching a 10.1-inch Windows RT Tablet Soon

The Verge reports that Nokia is launching a 10.1-inch Windows RT tablet soon.

Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013

ASUS CEO Says Windows RT

ASUS CEO Says Windows RT "Not Very Promising"

ASUS CEO, Jonney Shih, noted the poor reception of Windows RT products and has said that the Taiwanese tech giants will focus on Windows products with Intel chips.

Monday, 15 Jul 2013

Microsoft Revises Surface RT Pricing

Microsoft Revises Surface RT Pricing

Microsoft has shaved S$180 from each of its Surface RT tablet variant with effect from today, 15 July 2013.

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