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As Windows continues to evolve on the desktop and tablets, Windows 8.1 has gotten a lot of tweaks and updates. On Tuesday, Microsoft officially rolled out the Windows 8.1 Update on its servers for download, and the updates should give users more of the classic Windows feel and charm.
Windows 8.1 was released, now even with an update. But what is eye-catching for the tablet users? Read the article
As Siri is one of the most desired features of the Apple iOS operating system, rumors about Microsoft getting their own type of personal digital assistant. This PDA known as Cortana has been talked about, but on Thursday got a lot more real than ever before.
Those who use Windows Phone are eagerly awaiting the new Windows Phone 8.1 update, and with it a huge number of updates that will hit the phone. On Wednesday, a preview video or leak of the upcoming notification center was released, and shows what is coming for Windows Phone users.
As Microsoft rolls out Windows 8 for more and more business users and enterprise customers, the Windows 7 systems surprisingly still sell very well. On Friday, Microsoft gave its OEM partners longer to keep building machines with Windows 7 as a sign that enterprise still means a lot.
Windows 8 has been judged a number of different ways by critics and users, but the number of licenses is generally the sign of success for a Windows product. On Thursday, Microsoft’s executive vice president Tami Reller announced a 200 million license mark for Windows 8.
As all the news for the past week has been about the upcoming Windows 8.1 Update 1, on Tuesday, the news about the Windows Phone 8.1 leaks were unleashed. The upcoming release isn’t scheduled for months, but gives promise to Windows Phone users and developers for a new system ahead.
The world of Windows and especially Windows 8.1 is becoming more and more of a global convergence. On Thursday, Microsoft in its Windows Experience Blog, highlighted the world power of Windows 8.1. The blog update talked about the over 7,000 languages available in Windows 8.1.
As the latest news surrounding the latest Windows 8.1 Update 1 has been discussed daily, the latest news came as a surprise to many on Monday. The latest update leaked across the Internet on Monday across file sharing websites, and for the first time visually shows the update for real.
As rumors continue to persist about the Windows 8.1 Update 1 release in the next few months, the latest rumors about the start screen have surfaced. The latest news about the update seems to indicate that the Windows 8.1 Update 1 will give users a desktop launch overall.
Lenovo have take Motorola off of Google’s portfolio in a recent deal. What does this mean for the future of both companies?
As Windows is updated, the latest versions from Microsoft constantly evolve, and with that, they get more and more features people want. With news leaking about the Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview released on Wednesday, fans might be getting a ton of new stuff as early as April.
As news surrounding the next release of Windows 9 made its way through the Internet over the weekend and Monday, lots of people talked about the potential and what we could see from it. Overall, it will be an experience that both consumers and enterprise customers will enjoy.
In the latest Net Applications marketshare report issued for December, the adaptation of Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 is shown to be gaining popularity. The numbers show that both operating systems have gained over a 10% market share, and getting customers onboard with the new operating system.
On Thursday, Microsoft released a brand new tool for web developers who might not know the most advanced coding techniques to create Windows 8 apps for users everywhere. Called Project Siena, the free app is a Metro style app that creates apps and is available starting today.
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|More Personalized Windows Phone 8 Store To Offer App Suggestions Based On Bing Searches||4||November 13, 2012||Shailpik|
|LG Touch 10 ET83 – Multi-Touch Monitor With Windows 8 Support||3||November 2, 2012||Shailpik|
|Free Download: Windows Phone 8 Skype Preview App||3||November 13, 2012||Shailpik|
|DirectX 11.1: Windows 8 Users To Have Exclusive Access To New DirectX||3||November 13, 2012||Shailpik|
|Increasing Windows 8′s Market Share via Music in Asia||2||November 13, 2012||Shailpik|
|Google Chrome Matrix Theme||2||January 31, 2011||Oliver Krautscheid|
|Want To Get In On Windows 8? Try Windows 8 Enterprise Edition, For Free||2||August 22, 2012||Jon|
|MSI Windows 8 Notebooks Coming In Mid-November||2||November 13, 2012||Shailpik|
|Windows 8.1 Details: Return Of The Start Button||2||June 3, 2013||Will McGuire|