OK some very interesting leaks about the next update to Windows 8.1. Apparently, it seems that right clicking on the tiles will have some interesting new functionality. Added to the new update, Microsoft have added the ability to take a tile and send it to the taskbar. This is consistent with earlier leaked...

Microsoft have released more details about Windows 8.1 in a new blog post. In Windows 8.1, you’ll be able to do more to personalize the experience on your device. As people started using Windows 8, we found that people were using their Locks screens to show pictures of their families. So in Windows 8.1, you can turn...

Windows 8 represents a revolution, not an evolution in the Windows OS line Windows 8 is the re-imagined successor to Windows 7 and a revolutionary leap forward for Microsoft’s flagship OS. The new OS represents the biggest makeover of the Windows OS since Windows 95. It introduces the Live Tiles interface and...

With Windows 8, you can pin or unpin any metro styled app from the start screen, in just a few clicks. Wondering how? Well, here is a quick guide on how you can pin or unpin any metro app. To pin any metro app to the start screen, first search for the app. You can directly start typing on the start screen to search...

With Windows 8, Microsoft has introduced a new mode which they call the Airplane mode. This option allows you to turn of all the network connections i.e. take your device to offline mode. This functionality is generally for the mobile users, who would like to turn off all the network connections, specially when they...

Windows 8 is natively connected to the cloud. It is connected to the services that you mostly use such as Facebook, Twitter. Microsoft has also provided a People app which gives you option to connect to your favorite services. You can pin people to your start screen and can see updates from them at a glance. You can...

Windows 8 offers an option of pinning all the administrative tools on your start screen, just with a few clicks. These administrative tools are very useful for the power as well as general user. Wondering how to do this? Well, the process is fairly easy and simple. In this post I will provide a quick tutorial for...

With Windows 8, Microsoft introduced a newway of changing the lock screen background. Earlier versions of Windows did not have this feature. Changing the Windows 8 lock screen background is a fairly easy and simple procedure. The best part is that you can use a custom background image. To change the lock screen...

In Windows 8, you can personalize the start screen the way you want. You can re-arrange the tiles, make them smaller and larger too. In this post, I will give a step-by-step guide about How you can change the size of the tiles of the metro apps. To change the tile size of any metro app, first right click on that metro...

I have an ExoPC slate device which seems a little slow when running Windows 8. That ironically has turned out to be a blessing. You see, when your hardware is slow, you sometimes get to see the way an Operating System operates in slow motion. As a writer, this makes for very interesting observations. For instance,...