Windows 8 News
FEATURED: Socl App Launches For Windows 8 DevicesOn Monday, Microsoft brought out their social app Socl to Windows Phone 8 devices, and is expanding it soon to even more devices. The Socl or “social” app as it is called by many, is the experiment designed by Microsoft to build its social world, and now expands it to its Windows Phone devices.
Analysts at Gartner have suggested that the upcoming Windows 8 Ultrabooks might boost the sagging PC markets, in 2013.
Unfortunately for all Windows Phone 7 users, Angry Birds Space won’t be released on it. However, according to Rovio it’s possible that Angry Birds will come to Windows 8
Latest rumors suggest that Microsoft intends to have the Release Candidate for Windows 8 ready by May-June this year.
The new iPad isn’t the only device supporting high resolutions. Microsoft shows that Windows 8 supports all sorts of high resolutions on multiple devices!
Windows 8 could propel PC sales, bringing the total PC sales up to 500 million by 2016. Dual-OS devices will be a slow burner
Wondering what Microsoft is doing to make Windows 8 easier to use? They added a quick access toolbar to the Windows 8 explorer that you can customize and add a Undo, Redo, Delete button to it.
It’s looking like Microsoft want to finish work on Windows 8 this summer and release it later this year. An April event will apparently brief industry partners and prepare them for the launch in October 2012.
Lenovo has promised to become the first company to launch a Windows 8 tablet and the funny thing is that other company’s have expressed a desire to do as much.
We already knew that the upcoming Windows 8 would be able to run standard Windows Phone 8 apps but now there’s news that it might even be able to run Windows Phone 7 Apps.
First Codec Pack for Windows 8 Now Releasd. Download the Codec Pack and play unsupported file formats
Ok, I admit it, when I first used the Developer Preview, the first thing I did was to restore the classic Start button and menu. But on the Consumer Preview I didn’t, here’s what I learned along the way.
We’ve been holding onto this announcement for a while, but we are launching a VIP membership soon and will also release a Windows 8 eBook (PDF) that you can download for free (short) or for a very small fee (extended). Details after the break.
More talk of the Nokia Windows 8 Tablet has resurfaced and this time it carries more details about what the tablet is actually going to be like.
Opera say they’re ‘looking into it’ – so it’s very likely that Opera will be the fourth Windows 8 metro browser.
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