startup time Archive

Windows 8 will have super fast boot times

Yet another blog post from Steven Sinofsky where he talks about new features in Windows 8. He talks extensively about how they planned to achieve faster bootup times for the operating system. He sums up the goals

Windows 8 Tablet Requirements – Part 1

This is the first in a series of articles discussing what Microsoft need to have in Windows 8 Tablet OS in order to compete with the Apple Ipad. They’ll be as short and sweet as they need

Windows 8 user scenario 1: Startup time

This is the first in a series of posts I will be calling Windows 8 user scenarios. The idea is, I will write about a possible scenario and how I see Windows 8 playing in it. You

Windows 8: Boot your machine near-instantly

Microsoft seems to be putting a premium on improving the start times in Windows 8. A March 2010 Windows Planning Survey polled 545 customers about 21 user activities, and found that starting the computer tops the list