Windows 8

With more than four million upgrades over the first weekend of its release and many millions more expected in the coming months, Windows 8 is quickly becoming a daily reality for many people around the world. Given its unique differences from its predecessors, a learning curve is required and everyone is certain to find a... Read more »

November 4, 2012 at IST / OS.

“Windows 8 is Coming Soon,” the 31-second video opens with a countdown that starts from 10, but ends at eight — alluding to the name of Window’s latest operating system. Naturally, images of the number, as well as the OS’ touch-centric interface, dominate the ad.   A tagline, “WIndows reimagined,” shows up near the end... Read more »

October 15, 2012 at IST / OS, Tech News.

Microsoft’s latest operating system, Windows 8, which is set to be released exactly one month from now, had received a harsh comment from Intel CEO Paul Otellini. While addressing employees in Taiwan, the CEO of Microsoft’s biggest partner said the OS is being released before it’s fully ready. According to Business Insider, Microsoft is eager... Read more »

September 27, 2012 at IST / Science & Technology.

Microsoft confirms October 25 launch for Windows 8 It’s a huge year for Microsoft. The venerable tech giant is essentially reinventing itself from the ground up for 2012. A new server OS, new desktop OS, new Microsoft Office suite, new mobile platform, and new tablet hardware are all being launched virtually simultaneously. To say Microsoft... Read more »

September 17, 2012 at IST / OS.