Microsoft Windows 8 and 8.1 overtakes the outdated Windows XP


As per the most recent figures online, Windows 8 and 8.1 at last have a greater piece of the overall market share in comparisons with the outdated Windows XP. Windows 8.1 has been on the road to success in the recent months. Its piece of the overall market share having just about multiplied from 6.7% […]

Micromax dual-boot LapTab showcased at CES-2014

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Consumer Electronic Show 2014 abbreviated as CES-2014 is a global gathering of latest innovators in the field of consumer electronics. Companies across the world flock to participate in CES, as it offers a perfect Launchpad for thousands of products and advent of latest technology capable of creating remarkable shift in the electronics sector. Micromax LapTab […]

Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Pro Price, Retail Packaging and Upgrade Plans Detailed

Windows 8.1

Microsoft had done away with the ‘full version’ in its Windows 8, but is bringing it back with Windows 8.1 version of its OS. The pricing structure has been just confirmed by Microsoft. The standard version is priced $119.99, while the proper Pro version carries a price tag of $199.99. The prices are same as […]

IRCTC launches new App for Windows Phone and Windows 8 Devices

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Now it is all possible to plan a trip, make railway reservations, check the PNR status from your Windows 8 devices. Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) in collaboration with software giant – Microsoft has developed and launched an app to provide Microsoft Windows users with a channel for booking e-tickets in addition to […]

Details of Windows RT operated Nokia Sirius Tablet leaked online


Microsoft and Nokia share excellent relationship and this can be gauged by the faith it has reposed in the Windows Phone 8 OS and even the Windows RT which has been derided by most experts as a dud. However new details are emerging about the Nokia Sirius which is rumored to be a tablet from […]

The German Government suspects Windows 8 as Trojan horse of the NSA

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Snowden’s revelation of snooping by NSA and the confirmation by Google and Microsoft that they acceded to requests by the Federal Agency to snoop has its reverberations across the Globe. The latest is the German Government which feels that the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) technology built into a growing number of Windows 8 PCs and […]

Halo: Spartan Assault To Be Released This Month For Windows 8


Halo: Spartan Assault will be released this month (possibly today) for compatible Windows 8 Devices. Its design and gameplay aren’t what you’d expect from a Halo game. The traditional Halo First-Person-Shooter (FPS) experience has been replaced by a top-down design. The screenshots are reminiscent of Emperor: The Battle for Dune, Warhammer 40K, and even Starcraft […]

Why Microsoft Cut the Surface RT Price by $100


With each release of a new and better device, companies have to cut down on the retail prices of what they have on offer especially if the new market entrants feature superior quality or are within the same range but sell at a cheaper price. The latest culprit of this indisputable market force is Microsoft […]

Acer Iconia W3 Windows 8 – What You Should Expect


Few would imagine working on a 8-inch Windows tablet especially long-term users of Windows OS like me. However, it seems that Windows, possibly with a sense of urgency to push sales for its new operating system, is going the less-than-10-inch screen way and the Acer Iconia W8 is one of these devices. What is more, […]

Windows 8 Makes Big Gains, Leaps Over Vista


“The report of my death was an exaggeration.” – Mark Twain Windows 8 has had no shortage of detractors and nay-sayers. It was the biggest change to the Windows interface since the leap from 3.x to Windows 95. Change is never easy, and many users felt that the new Metro UI was far too “tablet-based” […]