Windows 8.1 is now out in the wild, and with the yearend shopping season fast approaching Microsoft is slowly looking to ramp up the marketing of not just the new operating system, but also various devices that it powers, in-house or third-party. The company has just published yet another Windows 8.1 commercial. This new ad [...]
More promotional videos from Microsoft, this time showing off the Surface Pro 2 tablet. They are showcasing the business features of the tablet and it seems like they have some pretty cool use cases. Enjoy...
Microsoft have released some promotional videos showing the Microsoft Surface 2 tablet being used by students. The videos are pretty interesting.. What do you think?
So these guys do have a sense of humor. This is a funny internal video from Microsoft showing Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer horsing around as Austin Powers and Dr. Evil. In the video you can see that Steve Ballmer is having a blast delivering his lines as Dr. Evil. It does show a fun [...]
The good folks at Winbeta took a hands on approach and made a video showing about 20 minutes of video from the upcoming Windows 8 update - Windows 8.1. In this video, they walk through some of the highlights from the Operating Systems refresh and show some of the new stuff you can expect with [...]
Windows RT 8.1 leaked a little while ago and the folks from Winbeta did a rough test drive. Some of their observations: Changes between RT 8.1 and 8.1 on desktop, remain small, but changes are there. For example, the desktop app is no longer pinned to the Start Screen by default. This move doesn't suprise [...]
The big news is out. Steve Ballmer is leaving Microsoft and everyone has an opinion. Mary Jo Foley, Tom Merritt, and Paul Thurrott discuss this in lots of detail for TWIT and it's a really good and important discussion about the future of one of the largest software companies in the world. This episode is [...]
The good folks at Winbeta.org have done a preliminary sneak peek at Windows 8.1 Build 9471 video. The video is a little rushed but the screen quality isn't half bad. The author gives a little walkthrough around the new Windows 8.1 build and you get to see more of Windows 8.1. I'm curious to see [...]
The founder and chairman of Microsoft, Bill Gates recently gave a very interesting keynote speech at the Microsoft Research Faculty Summit 2013, talking about all things technology, from software to wearable computing. In the Q&A session, he was asked about patents and their influence on technology. Talking about the role that free software plays in [...]
In its bid to get ever closer to end users, Microsoft has put up several avenues from Internet video channels to official blogs and everything in between. Now the company has launched a new YouTube channel that goes by the name of SparkedTV. This new YouTube channel is going to be used to advertise some [...]