The plot thickens. The website TheVerge is reporting that Barnes and Noble have ruled out any involvement in Microsoft's mystery announcement today. Update: A Barnes & Noble spokesperson has confirmed to The Verge that the company is not part of Microsoft's announcement, stating "we are not part of their announcement." Interesting - the plot thickens...
Windows 8 Rumors
Here are some new Windows 8 pre-RTM screenshots from Win8China. As you can see from the images, the new Windows 8 desktop has the dulled out flattish metro look. Let's hope and pray...
Holy cow! It seems like they are really going for it. Blogs and magazines across the web are reporting that Microsoft will indeed launch a Windows Tablet this coming Monday the 18th of June. From the New York Times: On Monday, Microsoft is expected to introduce a tablet computer of its own design that runs [...]
For those of you who may not know, Microsoft have invited a selected group of "honored" bloggers and journalists to a mysterious event in Los Angeles this Monday. So far there haven't been any leaks but the speculation is that they might actually launch a specific Microsoft line of Windows RT tablets similar to the [...]
We have some new Windows 8 leaked pre-RTM images from Canouna below. These images show: New buttons, new colors, more metro, it's just "Clean & Nice" The images show that Microsoft is continuously refining the Windows 8 look and feel before it RTM's at some point in the next few months. Here's the source: Click [...]
So I had been planning to write this article for a while but was reminded of it yesterday when I watched the superb interview with Rafael and Ed. During the interview, they were asked when they thought Windows 8 would be released. Ed said October and Rafael said September. I have actually long thought that [...]
Quite a few new screenshots from PCbeta showing what seems to be a Chinese set of Windows 8 Release Preview screenshots. First of all, here are some basic desktop shots: Next a shot from the Windows Update bit from the Control Panel. Some Flash Player shots: The Windows 8 Bing Travel App. The Windows 8 [...]
Neowin have received news from Dell that they will be launching a new Windows 8 Tablet. Quote: As you can see from the slide above, we are looking at a 10.8 inch tablet, 1366x768 resolution, dual core Atom processor, fingerprint reader, Intel graphics (x86 tablet folks), 2 GB of ram, 128 GB SSD and of [...]
New rumor about the release date for the Windows 8 Release Preview. In a tweet on Twitter, Mega Leaker Canouna has indicated that the Windows 8 Release preview will be released on June 1 2012. How reliable is Canouna? Pretty reliable but this ultimately will be a Microsoft decision so you never know. Another data [...]
If you've been reading this site for a while, you'll know that we get a lot of Windows 8 news and updates from the site Winunleaked.tk. Winunleaked (run by a mystery figure called Canouna) has gotten tons of exclusive screenshots, leaks, builds and general information about Windows 8 way before anyone else. I've always been [...]