Home » Tag Archives: windows 8 (page 3)

Tag Archives: windows 8

Windows 8 phone arrives in China with the Nokia Lumia 920T

nokia lumia 920t coming to china

Despite the huge popularity of domestic Android phones and the iPhone, Nokia is still doing well in China and is looking to grab a larger market share with the launch of the new Lumia 920T.

Read More »

VLC Turns to Kickstarter to Gather Funds for Windows 8 App

vlc-player

The team behind the VideoLAN VLC media player has officially announced plans to develop a native app for Windows 8. Of course building an app for a new ecosystem isn't free, there is staffing and other expenses to consider. While VLC has traditionally turned to user donations to help fund its endeavors, they are attempting to take this release to the next level by asking for help through a Kickstarter campaign.

Read More »

Windows Store continues solid growth, Windows 8 and RT now have 13000 apps

ms-store

While Windows RT and Windows 8 introduce a major push forward for Windows tablets, they still have some hurdles to overcome Microsoft wants to win over more consumers. One of these hurdles is apps. The good news is that Microsoft seems to be growing their Windows Store app library very quickly.

Read More »

Interested in Microsoft Surface? Should you get Surface RT or Surface PRO?

Microsoft Surface

There has probably never been a better time to get a tablet than now, thanks to the shear amount of great choices on the market today. From the iPad to the Nexus 10, there is plenty of options out there, that much is clear. What if you are considering the Microsoft Surface? Should you get the Surface RT or wait for the Surface PRO?

Read More »

LG Touch 10 Monitor Uses Ten Fingers for Windows 8

121101-lgtouch

If you recently upgraded to Windows 8 and find your lack of touchscreen capabilities frustrating, you might be interested in the LG Touch 10. It's a 23-inch montior with full touchscreen tech. In fact, it is able to support up to ten contact points at the same time.

Read More »

Official Twitter App Coming to Windows 8 in “the coming months”

tweet

The good news is that a Twitter app seems to be on its way.

Read More »

Lenovo Brings on the Windows 8 Convertibles

lenovo-lynx

Windows 8 is almost here, and with it comes a flood of new devices. One of the biggest changes with Windows 8 is that it could finally bring hybrid devices to the forefront. Up until now, most Windows hybrids have been decent as traditional desktop devices but have been limited when it comes to their touch abilities and the lack of Window 7 applications that work well with touch.

Read More »

Microsoft Surface Hits FCC, Launches On Oct. 26th

surface

Microsoft's Surface is preparing for a special release event on Oct. 25th, with a midnight launch at select Microsoft Stores on the 26th. With that in mind, it has hit the FCC. We now know everything there is to know about the Surface-- except for the price tag.

Read More »

Microsoft Sends Out Invites for its Windows 8 and Phone 8 Events

msshow

Microsoft's mobile invasion is almost here. The Redmond company has officially released invitations to their Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 media events.

Read More »

HP ElitePad 900 Windows 8 Tablet is Geared Towards Enterprise Users

elite

While many Windows 8/RT tablets are focusing on the average consumer, HP is releasing the ElitePad 900 for businesses that aren't afraid of the change that is coming with Windows 8 and its new Modern UI (previously called Metro).

Read More »

AMD partnering with BlueStacks to bring 500,000 Android apps to Windows 8

amdapp

While anyone can download the standard app for an Intel tablet, AMD is partnering with BlueStacks to create the preloaded AMD AppZone Player.

Read More »

Lenovo ThinkPad 2 Windows 8 Tablet with Keyboard Priced at $799

120921-lenovo

What you see here is the Lenovo ThinkPad 2. It's a Windows 8 tablet that will ship with a full QWERTY keyboard, giving you a laptop-like experience when you need it. And it's going to sell for $799.

Read More »

Dell Latitude 10 Tablet Gives You A Tablet and PC All In One Package

d10

Windows 8 is almost here, and that inevitably means plenty of new Windows 8 tablets, laptops and desktops in the near future. One of these devices is the Dell Latitude 10 tablet. This 10.1-inch touchscreen tablet has a 1366x768 pixel resolution, is protected by Gorilla Glass and has a massive 128GB SSD, 2GB of RAM and a SD card slot.

Read More »

Verizon Wireless Rumored To Carry Windows Phone 8 Devices

winver

Verizon hasn't been very receptive of Microsoft ever since the huge failure that was the Microsoft Kin, not to mention that even Verizon's WP efforts have proven to be less than profitable. Good news for those that like Windows, Verizon Wireless might be giving the boys at Redmond another chance with Windows Phone 8.

Read More »

Microsoft is Gearing Up for Huge Surface Launch, 3 Million Units Being Produced For 2012 Year?

mssurface

The Microsoft Surface is on its way soon, with an expected date of October the 26th. We've heard a lot of interesting rumors about the Surface recently, including a $200 price point and a battery life that easily extends up to near 13 hours. While the $200 price point is only likely to happen if MS has some kind of contract deal in works, it seems that MS believes that its new tablet is going to sell like hotcakes.

Read More »