Things on the Windows powered tablet front are slowly starting to heat up, as hardware vendors around the globe are creating both horizontal and vertical solutions to grab their slice of the pie. Panasonic, for instance has targeted the vertical market — specialized solutions for business and professional usage like...

The future, in case you were not aware, is Metro. Microsoft is betting big on touch usage of computing devices, and all its latest operating systems are a testament to its belief in this philosophy. Microsoft even teased an early alpha version of PowerPoint at BUILD that was designed for the Modern UI, and explained...

Today’s the day! The BUILD developer conference is finally upon us, and new Microsoft products like Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, Surface Mini are expected to make their debut at the anticipated event. Windows 8.1 Preview is obviously most people are looking out for — but Redmond will also release an update for the...

The Surface RT is one Microsoft product that has been in the news these past few weeks, for, shall we say, reasons good and bad. While some hardware vendors have expressed their discontent at the Windows RT platform, the tablet itself has received some tremendous push. Microsoft has been keen on promoting its premiere...

Windows RT 8.1 is one of the more vital pieces of the Windows Blue upgrade cycle, and the upcoming upgrade will go a long way in defining the future of the tablet oriented operating system. While the prime focus has been Windows 8.1, Microsoft has nevertheless detailed some feature it is planning for Windows RT 8.1....

With the continually declining sales of the laptops and notebooks, most big hardware vendors are fast shifting their focus towards launching new Windows tablets. Lenovo also made its move and unveiled the Lenovo Miix tablet at Computex 2013. The slate at the event was said to be an 8-inch model running Windows 8. Now,...

The uniquely impressive ATIV Q convertible ultrabook was not the only thing unveiled by Samsung earlier today. The Korean giant also announced the ATIV Tab 3 tablet, an impressive Windows powered slate. The ATIV Tab 3 is a 10.1-inch tablet that runs Windows 8 on an Intel Atom CPU. The Atom processor is paired with 2GB...

The Korean giant sure has decided on doing something different this time around. Instead of introducing all of its upcoming products at the recently concluded (June 4-8) Computex event in Taiwan, it opted for its own launch event to showcase them. Several new hardware products are unveiled, and among them are a bunch...

The technology titan has just announced that it will open a new special store in downtown Seattle. The company is looking to open new stores across the United States in order to bring its latest products closer to buyers across the country. This report by BizJournals has all the details, and the Pacific Place outlet...

It appears that Windows RT, the slimmed down version of Microsoft’s new platform is not making the cut for several hardware vendors. As a result, they have now shifted their attention towards the complete Windows 8 experience. ARM architecture offers a number of advantages, but it does not match what the x86 flavor of...