Another reveal from the AT&T event in New York. The Ativ Smart PC is another tablet that runs Windows RT. The Ativ Smart PC uses Intel’s next-generation Atom CPUs — code-named Clover Trail — and packs 2GB of RAM, 64GB of storage space (with a microSD slot for additional expansion), dual webcams (2-megapixel front,...

The show must go on. Samsung has posted a beautifully done teaser on its Facebook page. The teaser has an image of a new tablet that seems to be one that it will be launching at IFA, the European electronics trade show in Berlin at the end of the month. As you can see above, the image shows a tablet with the Microsoft...

At Computex 2012, Samsung aren’t being left out of the battle to demo cool Windows 8 stuff. They showed off a prototype Series 5 Hybrid PC with a magnetic dock that runs Windows 8. Samsung isn’t revealing much about this new laptop but it seems like an 11 inch model and may have a slot for a stylus. Images from the...

Samsung have created a section on their website that will provide full Windows 8 Consumer Preview support for their Series 7 Slate. Of course it comes with all the full disclaimers regarding the installing of beta software. The page has links to Microsoft Windows 8 resources as well as important Samsung driver...

So there’s obviously been a lot of discussion on the web about Windows 8. We’ve heard that a lot of people love what they have seen so far with both the Developer Preview and the Consumer Preview. Here at Windows8update.com, we decided that we’d like to hear from you about why you’re excited about Windows 8. To that end,...

There are many different kinds of users when it comes to tablets, and part of the battle is finding the one that is right for you. Some users are looking for a very casual experience for checking email, browsing the web, and reading a book; others are looking for a business/field machine that can do a little bit of...

Most of you out there that are interested in Windows 8 tablets are likely considering a new machine that runs an ARM processor. ARM isn’t as fast as x86 but it has better battery life and doesn’t produce so much heat. What this means in the long run is that ARM tablets are often less-bulky than their x86 brethren, since...

In a duhhh! moment, Bloomberg is reporting that Samsung Electronics Co. will sell tablets and PC’s using Windows 8 in the second half on 2012. This was confirmed by Uhm Kyu Ho, head of sales and marketing at Samsung’s personal-computer business yesterday in Seoul. Noteworthy was the fact that Samsung will allow Windows...

According to a report in the Korea Economic Daily, Samsung is building a tablet running Windows 8. In addition, the publication states that the tablet will make an appearance at Microsoft’s BUILD conference in Anaheim, Calif., which is scheduled to kick off Sept. 13. There have been rumors that Microsoft plans on...

This evening at the mall with my family, we saw that Borders (the bookstore) was going out of business. For those outside of the US, Borders was a really cool chain of bookstores that always had the coolest and most recent books and magazines in a nice and friendly atmosphere. Some locations like this one even had a...