The wait is finally over for all technology enthusiasts. Windows 8 has been launched and we are dying to know what it has to offer. In this article, I’ll share 7 terrific improvements that Windows 8 brings over Windows 7. 1. Touch based User Interface design: Windows 8 consists of a simple and modern design. According...

Windows 8- The App Store Microsoft, through Windows 8 has come up with a very innovative way of introducing the long awaited app store. We are well aware of the ‘app store’ concept from Apple. Microsoft has decided to incorporate this concept with the new Windows 8 OS. The difference between Microsoft and Apple ‘app...

It is certain that Microsoft have arrived in the tablet market following the successful footsteps of their competitors Apple. Microsoft brings their latest operating platform, Windows 8 to life in tablet form. The hardware distributors will probably be Samsung, Sony, Hp and Dell. From a software perspective: The...

Windows 8: The all-new Windows Explorer Windows explorer is one of the most fundamental tools that has undergone several changes since the first version of Windows was released. It is one of the most widely used desktop tools and hence Microsoft has ensured that explorer is revamped fully in Windows 8 with the new...

How often do you feel that you should be able to install Windows 8 from a source other than CD or ISO files? How would you like to install Windows 8 while roaming in a mobile manner? Windows 8 has brought the ability to install it from a USB flash drive thanks to a new effort by Microsoft. In this article, we check...

Before installing Windows 8 on an actual machine, it would be beneficial for testing purposes to install Windows 8 in a virtual environment just to get a first-hand feel of the operating system. In our case, we will use the virtualization software Virtual Box. Virtual Box is open source virtualization software managed...