08/09/2013, ASUS’ chairman, Jonney Shih, recently came out saying Windows RT is “not very promising“ and it looks like the company’s view of the OS as being “not very promising” has turned into something worse as they have announced they will no longer be manufacturing Windows RT tablets.
08/07/2013, While most of us tend to rely on WiFi connections to connect our tablets to the internet, there are times when WiFi is not available, thus an Ethernet connection is required as is the case sometimes in hotels. While the Microsoft Surface RT tablet does not come with an Ethernet port, Microsoft has attempted to “fix” this by offering up an external Ethernet dongle, which unfortunately according to several reports, […]
08/05/2013, For those of you out there who happened to own a Surface RT tablet and have already installed the preview version of Windows 8.1, then you might be one of those who have been affected by some bugs. Apparently, one niggling issue involves a rather serious battery drain on the tablet, and a rather unorthodox workaround has been solved by the folks over at Microsoft. A thread at the Microsoft […]
07/31/2013, While ASUS has been pretty successful in the past with their Android tablet offerings, like the Transformer Pad, and with them helping Google make their Nexus 7 tablets, we guess they were hoping to replicate that success with Windows. Unfortunately it seems that ASUS is not as pleased with the Windows RT operating system and the company’s chairman, Jonney Shih, was quoted as saying that the Windows RT scene is […]
07/30/2013, There were game files of the Xbox One which were leaked in February earlier this year, and apparently, those files could very well have been depicting the Xbox One’s capability of playing nice with Windows RT apps. An alleged screenshot of Homefront 2 files do point to the launcher executable that is accompanied by a Windows RT AppsManifest.xml file. While the news feeds should not burn up in excitement upon […]
07/17/2013, Lenovo is one of the few hardware manufacturers out there that actually back the Windows RT operating system, where they have rolled out the ARM-based Yoga 11 notebook last year. I guess life must have been pretty lonely for the Lenovo Yoga 11, since it looks as though Lenovo is all set to phase out its solitary Windows RT product, as it is no longer listed as for sale on […]
06/27/2013, The native Windows 8/RT app for Foursquare has been announced.
06/20/2013, Windows RT will reportedly suffer a fate similar to webOS, because according to its upstream supply sources many brand vendors have stopped developing products based on this platform.
06/06/2013, We get a first look at how Outlook 2013 RT will look on Windows RT tablets. Microsoft confirmed yesterday that Outlook 2013 RT will be coming to Windows RT tablets later this year.
06/05/2013, Microsoft has confirmed that Windows RT will be getting Outlook 2013 RT later this year. All future Windows RT tablets will come with it pre-installed.
06/03/2013, Qualcomm and Microsoft have just announced the continuation of their partnership to make sure that Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 800 chip can power Windows RT 8.1 tablets and computers efficiently. Windows RT is a version of Windows that has been compiled to run on ARM’s architecture which is used in the vast majority of all mobile devices today. We have covered Snapdragon 800 before, and for a quick refresher, it features four […]
06/03/2013, Would you like to see more Windows RT tablets make their way into the market? Unfortunately as it stands there aren’t that many Windows RT options out there at the moment, with manufacturers more interested in Windows 8, such as Acer with their recently launched Iconia W3 Windows 8 tablet. So what is Microsoft going to do about that? Well according to a report from Bloomberg, word on the street […]
05/30/2013, According to a new report, HTC has cancelled the development of a 12 inch Windows RT tablet. It is presumably still developing a 7 inch tablet for the same platform.
05/15/2013, Now might be a good time to pick up the Dell XPS 10 if you have been hankering after it for some time...