No, no, Surface RT is not included in this list. But apart from Microsoft’s flagship tablet, several other hardware makers have cut recently prices on Windows RT tablets. Surface RT was the first tablet to launch late last year, and was followed by a bunch of slates from other manufacturers like Lenovo, Dell, Asus and...

The Metro (or Modern UI) version of Firefox has been under development for a while now, but it has just crossed some important milestones as it nears release. In fact, Mozilla has announced that new iterations of the browser app will now emerge every two weeks. The fifth stage of development has just started today,...

The Surface lineup of tablets was Microsoft’s first major foray into the hardware realm. Sure, the company had several successful hardware devices to its name before it, but most were accessories and auxiliaries. Surface RT and then Surface Pro were Redmond’s first real hardware platform. And needless to say things...

Redmond has been having a bit of a sizzle as far as Windows RT is concerned. And I don’t mean sizzle here in a good way. OEMS have been jumping away from the operating system, sales of Surface RT leave a fair bit to be desired and even close partners said that they expected more. The main area of contention is that...

While the Surface Pro has taken up the spotlight as far as tablet from Redmond are concerned, Microsoft is slowly adding more markets where buyers can get their hands on the Surface RT. Earlier today the company’s first ever tablet went on sale in New Zealand. Japan wasn’t far behind, and the Surface RT also made its...

Windows RT, Microsoft answer to a consumer tablet platform is often criticized for its lack of support for legacy Windows applications. Unless consumer interest takes a positive turn, one analyst believes the operating system is destined for demise. Richard Windsor, an independent technology analyst has filed in a...

Those of you already on the Windows 8 bandwagon most definitely know that Microsoft has created several Windows 8 apps in-house and made them available for its new operating system. All of them make use of the Modern UI and offer various essential functionalities. Now it appears that the Redmond based technology titan...

So, is Windows RT going nowhere? Samsung may seem to think so. Samsung has confirmed that it no longer plans to offer its Windows RT tablet, the ATIV Tab, in Germany and some “other European countries.” Apparently, they surveyed retailers and found there was little demand for Samsung Windows RT products. Samsung also...

It goes without saying that the ARM version of Windows 8 is a few leagues behind its x86 counterpart, but the CEO of the ARM believes that the Windows RT platform will only get better with time. Warren East, the chief executive of ARM, talking to PCWorld admitted that the consumer demand for Windows RT tablets is low,...

Windows Store continues to dramatically increase its number of apps. Many of these apps are games, productivity, organization and gaming programs. Every once in a while though, Windows Store will bring us something truly unique, and that’s exactly where TalkingTILES comes in. I’ll start by saying that this is a niche...