TigerDirect the online mega store have started pre selling a bunch of Windows 8 software and hardware. What ‘s noteworthy is that they have a bunch of Tablets and laptops available already. TigerDirect – Windows 8 Inventory You can head to TigerDirect and start to browse through their Windows 8 inventory here.

Yes, yes I have seen the unequivocal denials and still don’t believe them. The fact of the matter is, the same issues with OEM’s that are true with tablets are also true in the phone space. Nokia (the company) is looking less and less attractive. Nokia phones while critically acclaimed have gone nowhere. No Phone OEM...

HTC is planning to launch three smartphones with Windows Phone 8 this year, reported by The Verge. These three devices are expected to be of three ranges i.e one of low range, one of midrange range and one of high range. The low range phone has code codename “Rio”. It is expected to have Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus...

Okay, so today’s post isn’t as much of an analyze of Windows 8 features, instead it is more of me just throwing around an idea and getting community feedback. Don’t take it too seriously, I’m not suggesting MS waste tons of money on this if it was too expensive, just curious if something like the idea I propose below...

According to Microsoft, Windows 8 will play nice with legacy hardware and even works better on older machines than Vista and 7. I have previously tested this theory with a Pentium 3 machine that was able to run Windows 8 (though not very well). It is nice to see that Microsoft is supporting a wide variety of hardware...

Once again, the Windows 8 gossip mongers have struck and this one is (as usual) pretty interesting. It comes from the same source who predicted a 2nd generation Kinect in detail 11 months ago so who knows at this point. For more details about the source and what he predicted in the past, see this post here. Anyway,...

Microsoft has been making many claims that Windows 8 has lower system requirements than Windows 7. It has a faster booting time, uses less memory, it takes up less space on your hard drive/solid state drive, and it uses less processor resources, according to Microsoft. NetworkWorld decided to test these claims from...

According to Microsoft, its newest version of Windows can supposedly run on even weaker requirements than even Windows 7. This is a pretty bold claim as the requirements in Windows 7 weren’t exactly asking for the world. Although official specifications are out yet, the WDP does have set requirements which are: 1 GHz...

I was reading an article about Qualcomm Atheros and the philosophical debate about the future speeds for Wi-fi (emerging IEEE 802.11ac standard for delivering gigabit/speeds over 5 GHz ) and I realized I had never heard of that company before. Who is Qualcomm Atheros? Qualcomm Atheros is a wholly owned subsidiary of...