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Microsoft’s Surface Keynote Now Available To Watch Online

Microsoft released their very own “Surface” tablet to the world yesterday, the surprise event has now been posted online so you can watch it for yourself and catch up on events

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Windows 8: Improved Video Decoding Efficiency

One of the shortcomings of Windows 8 in comparison to some editions of its predecessors is the lack of native DVD playback support. This may not be a big issue…

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How To Install Windows 8 From A USB

This quick and easy guide will show you how you can configure a USB drive to install Windows 8 on your PC in a few simply steps.

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ASUS Reveal First Windows 8 ARM Based Tablet

ASUS have revealed the worlds first Windows 8 ARM based tablet. The Tablet 600 is running Windows RT and comes with a detachable keyboard and Tegra 3 Processor

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Windows 8 Antivirus To Be Activated As Last Resort

Microsoft won’t be activating their own Windows Defender Antivirus as default, instead they will let OEM’s choose what antivirus they want to install

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What’s new in Internet Explorer 10 Preview 6?

With yesterday’s release of the Windows 8 Release Preview came an updated version of Microsoft’s flagship browser Internet Explorer 10. The sixth platform preview brings several interesting new features and…

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What to Move To The Cloud

Thinking about moving to the cloud? Here are some of the options that you should consider in order to help you make a decision. Work towards long-term goals: That means…

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IE10 Will Have Native Flash Integration in Windows 8

Surprise, surprise. A few month ago Microsoft revealed its plans to ship the Windows 8 operating system with two distinctly different versions of the company’s own Internet Explorer web browser.…

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Windows 8 Tablets and Hybrids Expected By November

We still have no official word on when Windows 8 will officially be released to the public, but more and more evidence appears to be pointing towards the last quarter…

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Details of Microsoft Windows 8 Upgrade Offer For Windows 7 Users Emerge

It looks like Microsoft will be running a special promotional campaign where users who purchase Windows 7 will get a discounted upgrade to Windows 8

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Microsoft Renames Azure Services

Microsoft a few days ago announced a name change for its Windows Live product series which we have covered here on Everything Microsoft. When you look at the new names…

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Microsoft Offers $99 Xbox 360 – If You Can Find One

Microsoft have just announced a special deal where you can purchase the Xbox 360 for just $99 when you sign up for a 2 year Xbox Live Subscription

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Microsoft Ditching Windows Live Name With Windows 8

Microsoft are removing the Windows Live branding from their range of services with the release of Windows 8. From now on everything will be linked to your Microsoft account

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Get Yourself 25GB Of Free SkyDrive Storage!

Microsoft has given its cloud storage service a big update this week, which also conveniently coincides with Google releasing their own Google Drive cloud storage service. Microsoft improved and released new…

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How to Get the Best Cloud Backup / Sync Out of MSFT’s new SkyDrive App

Microsoft today released their new SkyDrive app for Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8 which finally competes head on with services like Mozy and Dropbox for online backup.  You…

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Microsoft Skydrive Apps Released, Important Changes

Microsoft has just released applications for its SkyDrive cloud hosting service that allow users to access and synchronize files with desktop and mobile applications. On the desktop, both a Windows…

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Windows 7 Sales Still Going Strong

While Windows 7 may be nearly 3 years old at this stage, it’s still one of the biggest revenue generators for Microsoft and the last quarter saw a surge in sales.

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Intel’s Windows 8 Tablet Checklist Revealed

Intel have released some pretty tough requirements that they are looking for in all new Intel powered Windows 8 tablets. We should expect to see some of these devices towards the end of this year

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