Although not many were expecting this particular build to leak, but the x64 flavor of Windows 8.1 build 9477 is now out in the wild. Those interested in download and testing this out can find it in the usual dark corners of the web. As reported earlier, this is a version that Microsoft partners in China were testing...

I’m not sure what the hell took so long but they’re up now. Microsoft has finally put up links to the ISO’s of Windows 8.1 How to install Windows 8.1 Preview from an ISO file To install Windows 8.1 Preview from an ISO file, you must first convert the ISO file into installation media stored on a DVD or a USB flash...

Yesterday, you probably heard about the impending launch of the Surface Pro on February 9. General Manager of Microsoft Surface, Panos Panay made the announcement via a blog post during the day. The Surface Pro, as you may have read, is priced at $899 for the 64GB version, with a 128GB version available. An additional...

While 64-bit processors have quickly become the norm in the PC world, it is a very different scenario for mobile users. The x86 architecture used in AMD and Intel processors has some lower cost 32-bit offerings still, but for the most part the good stuff is all 64-bit (even if many users are still clinging to 32-bit...

ARM have finally realeased new details about their upcoming 64 bit ARMv8 architecture at the ARM TechCon conference in Santa Clara. This is ARM’s first foray into 64 bit territory. The new 64-bit chips include two main execution states: AArch64 AArch32 The A64 is for true 64-bit processing, and the existing A32 is...

Windows 8 also features a server side operating system known as Windows 8 Server. Windows 8 Server is downloadable if you have subscribed to an MSDN account. In this article, we take you step by step through installation of the Windows 8 Server Developer Preview. Step 1: Get Windows 8 Server using MSDN subsciption You...

Speaking at Microsoft’s Build conference, Bill Laing, Microsoft corporate vice president for the server and cloud division, demonstrated some of the new features of Windows Server 8. While Microsoft is embracing the ARM processor architecture for its next Windows client operating system, Windows 8, the company has no...

Seems like Microsoft have made some substantial changes to Windows 8 Server’s Server Manager user interface. Looks like this is the beginning of screenshot leaks in Windows 8 Server. Windows 8 Server’s Server Manager eases the task of administering multiple server roles in an enterprise. Windows 8 Server Manager...