In a new blog post on the Windows Application Developers blog, Microsoft put up a post describing how to activate Windows 8 contracts in your applications. A quote from the post: When you start writing Metro style apps you’ll quickly come across contracts, a new and powerful concept in Windows 8. Metro style apps use...

The US Air Force has awarded a $9.4 million one-year contract to purchase up to 18,000 iPad 2 tablets. The tablets would replace the paper manuals and charts that are currently in flight bags. Even some commercial airlines are making the switch, dropping the 40 plus pound bags in favor of tablets. This is just another...