In this blog I’ll cover what I’ve learnt about the Windows 8 Touch keyboard. There are several different types of touch keyboards available with Windows 8 providing you have a touch screen. The Touch Screen is available for the conventional touch screen computer and of course for the Surface tablet. The Touch Keyboard...

One complaint I have is the lack of a Print Screen key function. As an ingrained user of SnagIt (I know you can’t install programs on the Surface) I find the lack of a decent screen capturing a body blow. I know you can use Snipping Tool but this is a poor substitute for SnagIt. On a regular PC running Windows 8 you...

With Windows 8 Microsoft is attempting to break beyond traditional “Windows” barriers, in a strategy to bring its technology into new devices such as tablets. Beyond that though, Microsoft has also recently gotten behind several unique projects that are just a little bit different. Modularis/Microsoft Police Car...

For a while I’ve talked about the potential of Windows 8 on tablets. The Kindle Fire seems to have the low-end “content consumption” market dominated and the iPad has the higher-end “productivity and content consumption” market under control, so where does this leave Microsoft? Tackling a mid-range machine that...

Windows 8- The App Store Microsoft, through Windows 8 has come up with a very innovative way of introducing the long awaited app store. We are well aware of the ‘app store’ concept from Apple. Microsoft has decided to incorporate this concept with the new Windows 8 OS. The difference between Microsoft and Apple ‘app...

So this is a pretty cool tweak for Windows 7. If you would like to have the Windows 8 wallpaper (below) as your Windows 7 logon background, here’s what you need to do.. Download the Windows 8 logon screen background from here. Download and use the free Windows 7 Logon Screen Changer utility to apply the new logon...

Windows 8 Italia have released a third party application for those interested in Windows 8 called Windows 8 Blue Poison. This tweak unlocks the Ribbon , the Modern Reader , the new Task Manager and the webcam application. It also allows you to download the latest leaked builds It’s 3rd party software so download at...