The Windows RT tablet is back with a better screen and longer battery life
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When Mac fanboys tussle with Windows aficionados, the fur can fly. And at some point, someone will probably bring up the old battery life chestnut: Windows laptops simply run out of juice when you need them most, while Macs just keep on chugging away. It’s a serious problem, as every road warrior fears running out […]
The best Windows 8 tablet so far
Price: �719 inc VAT Rating: 7 Tying in with the launch of Windows 8.1, Microsoft has launched the second version of the Surface Pro. The Surface Pro 2 is a device designed to be alaptop and tablet in one. See also the original Surface Pro review – Microsoft tablet offers true power computing on the […]
Microsoft has announced that the roaming limit forWindows 8 apps has been increased to 81 devices. Yes, you read that correctly, you can now share apps purchased from the Windows Store across up to 81 devices. The previous limit allowed users to roam on up to five different devices. See also: Windows 8.1 release date, […]
Despite poor sales of its predecessor, Microsoft is forging ahead with a new Surface Pro boasting double the RAM and a latest-generation Haswell processor
Microsoft has confirmed the release date for Windows 8.1 as 17 October.
Is this the computer Windows 8 was really designed for?
The Surface Pro is both a tiny Ultrabook and a bulky Windows 8 tablet. Is the Surface Pro the one device to rule them all? Here’s our Surface Pro UK review. Updated 16 May 2013.
Microsoft officially announced that there is an update coming to Windows 8 later this year, likely September, in the form of “Windows Blue” (a.k.a Windows 8.1). According to a Microsoft blog, a public preview of Windows 8 will be shown in June at the BUILD developer conference. There are high expectations that the Windows 8.1 […]
Microsoft is planning to resurrect the iconic Start button which users are sorely missing from its Windows 8 operating system.
We take a look at Asus’ new 10-inch tablet running full Windows 8. Here’s our Asus VivoTab Smart ME400 review.
The 14” screen Vizio CT14-A4 Ultrabook is on sale for $599 at the Microsoft Store online right now, that’s about $100 cheaper than the next cheapest price of $698 at Amazon.com. The Vizio CT14 Ultrabook has an HD+ (1600 x 900) resolution screen, making it stand out among other budget Ultrabooks that tend to have […]
Windows 8 has landed with more of a thud than a bang, to hear many retailers and manufacturers tell it. The root of the problem is up for debate, but a new report suggests that Microsoft is taking one of the possible culprits–the lack of low-cost, touchscreen Windows 8 devices–head-on, offering manufacturers steep discounts on […]
Microsoft has quietly cut the price of Windows 8 Pro to £45 in the UK.
Surface Pro review – if Microsoft can’t make the perfect Windows 8 hybrid laptop and tablet, who can?
The Surface Pro is both a tiny Ultrabook and a bulky Windows 8 tablet. Is the Surface Pro the one device to rule them all? Here’s our Surface Pro review.
Dell, the third biggest PC maker, no longer has to report to the public its revenue numbers or how many products it has sold as it is no longer a public company. Yesterday a group of investors that included Michael Dell himself, Microsoft and private equity firm Silver Lake grouped together to buy the company […]
Microsoft Office 2013 and Office 365 are now available so here’s everything you need to know.
Microsoft’s Surface Pro tablet will launch on 9 February in the US and Canada.
The Surface Pro has the potential be both stylish Ultrabook and Windows 8 tablet. Can the Surface Pro succeed at being all things to all people? Here’s our Surface Pro review.
Microsoft’s Surface RT will be available from John lewis for the first time, with UK high-street stores start getting demonstration models and stock
Expanding the device’s availability in third-party shops
The Windows 8 store has relaxed a restriction on PEGI 18-rated games, with The Witcher 2 and Grand Theft Auto 4 the first to go on sale
Microsoft has launched a new anti-piracy campaign in China, which intends to highlight the security risks of buying counterfeit software.
Microsoft’s first tablet PC is beautifully designed and made