If you are someone who loves tablets such as the iPad, there are now Windows 8 developer tablets available on eBay – the ONLY Windows 8 tablet in existence. The tablet is a Samsung developer “preview” model, and it is the same model that was unveiled at Microsoft’s BUILD conference last week. At the conference, Microsoft...

BUILD is upon us people. I’ll be live blogging about Windows 8 from the BUILD conference starting on Monday morning. I’ll have more pictures for you but check out this picture that Long Zheng took this morning. Looks like it’s a little rainy in Anaheim huh? Click on the picture for a larger image… For those coming...

So I’ll be off to the BUILD conference next week and just wanted to do a last minute check with you guys to make sure I have all your questions covered. I’ll go over the list of questions I have again: Is the Windows Defrag still dumbed down? I would like to see a progress report or a thermometer scale. What are...

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...

Intel will hold its annual Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco next week from September 13-15. There will be several panels where the company will discuss their products and how they will relate to Windows 8. Lecture Session – SFTS009 – Microsoft* Windows* 8 on Intel® Architecture 2011 50 min Lecture Session...

Pretty exciting stuff – I just received the confirmation email for the BUILD conference next week. It reads in part: Dear Onuora Amobi, BUILD is just around the corner, and we’re looking forward to welcoming you to Anaheim! As you pack your bags and get ready to head to California, we wanted to take a moment to...

So I was one of the first to wonder if Microsoft would give out Windows 8 tablets at the BUILD conference. Tom Warren (from Winrumors) is confirming that Microsoft WILL give out Windows 8 tablets at the conference. Quote: WinRumors understands that Microsoft is currently preparing to supply all BUILD attendees with an...

At this week’s Tech Ed New Zealand show, Microsoft officials showed off some new devices. One in particular has raised interest levels — an unnamed quad-core Windows slate. unnamed quad-core Windows 8 slate – 2 Could Microsoft be planning to give this away at the upcoming Build conference? Alan Burchill, an IT...

So as you guys know, the BUILD conference is coming soon in Anaheim California but details on the agenda have been sparse. Now, gradually, we are starting to uncover some of the speakers at the conference. Disclaimer: Uncover is a little generous. they basically have outed themselves on their blogs. First, we know...

Just received an interesting tweet from the BuildWindows twitter account. It says: Folks asking about getting pre-release bits…we promise it will be easy and not a secret. This is good news for a couple of reasons. First, it means that Microsoft have heard the screaming demand for beta/prerelease versions of Windows 8....