Tag: Windows 8
Microsoft Wins The Windows 8 Live Tiles Lawsuit

Microsoft Wins The Windows 8 Live Tiles Lawsuit

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Remember the Windows 8 Live Tiles lawsuit? Sure you don’t. This fluffy little piece of litigation has been an ongoing process ever since the debut of the software titan’s modern ...

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EviGroup SmartPad 2, A Tablet Without A Preinstalled OS

EviGroup SmartPad 2, A Tablet Without A Preinstalled OS

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Surprises are very much a given in the tablet sphere these days. Take the EviGroup SmartPad 2 tablet for example. It comes in two models, with decent hardware, to go with a not so ...

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Even Sony Is Now Copying Microsoft’s Modern UI

Even Sony Is Now Copying Microsoft’s Modern UI

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Either Microsoft is doing something right, or other companies are doing it wrong. Probably a bit of both. Sony is the newest technology titan that has outright copied the Modern ...

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Windows Vista Still Has More Users Than Windows 8.1

Windows Vista Still Has More Users Than Windows 8.1

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Now admittedly, this is Windows 8.1 we are talking about, not Windows 8 proper, but the newest statistics show that Windows Visa still has more users than Microsoft’s new ...

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Windows 8 User Base Finally Eclipses Windows XP

Windows 8 User Base Finally Eclipses Windows XP

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It took a little longer than expected, but Microsoft’s modern platform, Windows 8, finally has more users than an ancient fan favorite. The recently retired Windows XP. Redmond ...

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Windows 9 Free For Windows 8 Users? Could Be

Windows 9 Free For Windows 8 Users? Could Be

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Several sources have weighed in on how Microsoft will release their next operating system. Making Windows 9 free for Windows 8 users is a notion that has been thrown around a lot. ...

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China Also Developing A Homegrown Smartphone OS

China Also Developing A Homegrown Smartphone OS

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The Chinese odyssey coming to an end? For Microsoft and Google both? The country is ready to develop its own homegrown smartphone OS in order to take on Android. Windows 8 ...

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HP Still Pushing Windows 7 PCs Hard In Brand New Sale

HP Still Pushing Windows 7 PCs Hard In Brand New Sale

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It’s a company eat company world out there. Despite the emphasis on Windows 8 by Microsoft, HP is still directing its consumers towards Windows 7 PCs in new promotions. Then ...

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China Asks Microsoft Not To Obstruct Antitrust Probe

China Asks Microsoft Not To Obstruct Antitrust Probe

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Not that Redmond plans to, or anything. But hey, a warning is a warning. The Chinese government has finally provided some official details about the raid on Microsoft offices ...

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Windows XP Lost Users In July 2014, As Did Windows 8, 8.1

Windows XP Lost Users In July 2014, As Did Windows 8, 8.1

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The new month dawns, bringing both good news and bad for Microsoft. A number of Windows platform have lost users, including Windows XP, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. Essentially ...

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KPMG Thinks That Windows 8 Is Too Much, Too Quickly

KPMG Thinks That Windows 8 Is Too Much, Too Quickly

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Windows 8 officially launched on October 26. 2012. And since then the modern operating system had its share of criticism from all corners, consumer and corporate. Most of which ...

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Chinese Government Raids Microsoft Offices In China

Chinese Government Raids Microsoft Offices In China

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An unexpected visit, a much unexpected visit. There is little trouble in big China, as the dispute between Microsoft and Chinese authorities took another turn. For the worse, ...

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Windows Store Crosses The 170,000 Apps Milestone

Windows Store Crosses The 170,000 Apps Milestone

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Not too shabby, Microsoft. The software titan has made some tremendous efforts these last couple of years to convince developers to port their applications to the Windows 8 ...

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Windows Reportedly Available For Free For Sub $250 Devices

Windows Reportedly Available For Free For Sub $250 Devices

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One good thing follows another, or something like that? Redmond is already offering free Windows licenses to OEMs that build devices with displays smaller than 9 inches. But ...

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Old Microsoft Video Shows Cortana Running On Windows 8

Old Microsoft Video Shows Cortana Running On Windows 8

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Cortana, Microsoft’s digital voice assistant, has by far been the company’s most notable product in the past couple of years. It was unveiled with much fanfare a few months back. ...

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