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Windows Insider Numbers Swell By 500k In 8 Days

01/29/2015, Over at Microsoft’s Windows 10 keynote that concluded just in the previous week, it was announced back then that 1.7 million Windows 10 beta testers were around. There is another name for the Windows 10 beta tester, however, and they are also known...

Alaska Airlines To Offer Windows Tablets On Select Flights

01/28/2015, Flying does not seem to be all that fun these days – especially when you take into consideration the cramped airports, not to mention small economy class seats, and lousy airline food. Well, while the entertainment aspect on flights have become...

Windows 10 Upgrade Is Free For A Year For Select Users

01/21/2015, So, Windows 10 has just been announced by the folks over at Microsoft, and what kind of goodies can existing Windows users expect from the software giant? How about this bit of news that is sure as heck to put a smile on your face? Microsoft is set to...

Classic Star Wars X-Wing Games Gets Windows Re-Release

01/20/2015, If you have always wanted to give the good old X-Wing games a spin, but somehow or rather never really managed to get down to it, fret not – here is yet another chance to do so on a modern platform. Gog.com has announced that Wave II of their...

MeegoPad T01 Shows Up Sans Licensed Copy Of Windows

01/18/2015, When it comes to computing power, most of the smartphones that we hold in our hands already come with their fair share of juice, although I am quite sure that more can still be done. However, there seems to be a new “breed” of computers that might...

Original Kinect For Windows Will Not Be Sold In 2015

12/30/2014, Back in October Microsoft released the new Kinect sensor for Windows with its software development kit so it was only a matter of time before the fact of its predecessor was sealed. The company has announced today that it is going to cease the sales of...

GULEEK i8 Is A Compact Desktop Machine

12/25/2014, What happens when one makes use of the innards of an extremely affordable Windows tablet, and having placed them into a pocket-sized, screenless chassis? Why, you end up with an extremely portable, low-power desktop machine. If there is one thing that...

Windows Users No Longer Face Different Browser Choices

12/18/2014, It seems that if you happen to be an avid Windows user on your desktop or notebook, and happen to live in Europe, you no longer be offered a choice of different browsers. It seems that the Windows Browser Ballot has been put to bed at last, and just in...

Vido W8C Windows Tablet – Cheap And Good?

12/16/2014, While the iPad range continues to be all the rage where tablets are concerned, there are also numerous Android-powered tablets that are in the market. The thing is, not too many people make use of Windows as the operating system of choice where tablets...

Windows XP Continues To Lose Its Shine

12/01/2014, Numbers and figures can be very useful if one were to draw a conclusion about a particular situation, or perhaps even make predictions of the future. Each month, the usage share of the desktop ecosystem changes, so that users are able to spot trends as...

New LG Tablet Will Challenge The Surface Pro

11/27/2014, LG is going to take the plunge into the Windows tablet market in the near future. The Korean manufacturer is going to build a tablet hybrid that works with a detachable keyboard. This form factor will put it head to head against the Surface Pro which is...

Microsoft Azure Experiences Outage With Xbox Live Affected, Too

11/18/2014, If you have been scratching your head, wondering whether there is anything wrong with your computer or device because you could not log into Microsoft Azure, fret not – it is not you. Rather, it is because Microsoft Azure has experienced an outage,...