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32GB Surface 3 Will Only Be Sold To Educational Institutions

04/22/2015, Microsoft recently announced the Surface 3 tablet and now it has revealed that there will be a special version which will only be sold to educational institutions. This particular version is going to have 32GB of onboard storage and 2GB RAM, these simple...

Samsung’s Curved All-In-One PC Begins Shipping

03/08/2015, At the International Consumer Electronics Show 2015 Samsung showed off an all-in-one Windows powered PC that has a curved display. The company has certainly taken a liking to curved displays given that it has used the technology in smartphones,...

Yoga Tablet 2 Introduces Lenovo’s AnyPen Technology

01/05/2015, Lenovo is out in full force at the Consumer Electronics Show 2015 and the latest product it has lifted the wraps off of is a Windows 8.1 powered 8-inch tablet that introduces a new technology the company calls AnyPen. The Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 (8-Inch) has...

ASUS Transformer Book Chi Series

01/05/2015,   At the International Consumer Electronics Show 2015 in Las Vegas ASUS has unveiled new 2-in-1 detachable notebooks which can easily transform from laptops to Windows 8.1-powered tablets. The Transformer Book Chi Series comes in three models with...

Samsung Has A Windows 8.1 AiO With Curved Display For CES 2015

12/29/2014, Samsung seems to have taken a liking to curved displays. After making smartphones, smartwatches and TVs with curved displays it is now turning its attention towards All-in-One computers. The company is going to show off a new Windows 8.1 AiO at the...

Native MKV Support Arrives On Windows 8.1

12/09/2014, Earlier this year Microsoft added native support for the MKV file format to its latest gaming console, the Xbox One. This was the first time that the possibility of this support being brought over to Windows was raised, and that’s exactly what has...

MaxPad Windows TV Revealed

11/14/2014, Just in case you were wondering on how Windows 8.1 would look like on a large display, the time to stop using your imagination is in the here and now. Enter the MaxPad, where it is touted to be the first Windows multi-touch TV in the world which can be...

Windows 8/8.1 Finally Takes 15% Of The Market

11/02/2014, It is no secret that Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 have had a hard time in the market. Their predecessor, Windows 7, boasted a strong adoption rate not long after it was released but sadly that hasn’t been the case with these two iterations of...

Skype Update For Windows 8.1 Lets You Edit Sent Messages

08/12/2014, Ever wished that you could have the ability to edit Skype messages after you had sent them? Rejoice as Skype has finally heard you. Today it released an update of Skype for modern Windows which brings the ability to edit messages after they have been...

Windows 8.1 August Update Released

08/12/2014, A few days back Microsoft confirmed the next update for Windows 8.1. It also clarified that the August update would not bring major changes for the OS even though many had expected that initially. Instead the company is going to break down the changes...

Microsoft Details Windows 8.1 ‘August Update’

08/05/2014, We had been hearing rumors that soon Microsoft is going to confirm the second major update for Windows 8.1. It was said that the company is going to call this release Windows 8.1 “Update 2,” but that’s not the case. Microsoft confirmed...

Windows 8.1 Update 2 Release Expected On August 12th

07/21/2014, The next major update for Windows 8.1 could be less than a month away if recent reports are to be believed. We had previously heard as far back as April that Windows 8.1 Update 2 will be released in August though this is the first time that someone has...

Microsoft Working On Fix For Windows 8.1 Update Issues

07/02/2014, There have been countless reports of people being unable to update to Windows 8.1 from Windows 8.0 and Windows RT. Apparently there’s a glitch that prevents them from updating to the latest software. Microsoft has finally taken note of the problem...

‘Win’ Is XOLO’s First Windows 8.1 Tablet

06/11/2014, Its no secret that Microsoft has been on a mission to get more and more OEMs to develop mobile devices powered by its software. Some of the new OEMs it added to the roster recently include local manufacturers in emerging markets. XOLO is a prime example....