Tag Archives | Windows 8 News

Download Windows 8 Skins

On our sister site Windows 8 News, we’ve reviewed three free applications that will give a Windows 8 look on your Windows 7 desktop.

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Windows at 1GHz

Windows Vista has a lot to answer for, most of which was forcing people to upgrade to newer hardware if they ever wanted to get it working well.  With Windows…

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Windows 8 Revealed…Looks a Bit Familiar…

Sinofsky traversed through the interview with Mossberg to give us a glimpse of where Windows is heading and it’s very similar to what you may see on your Windows Phone, Media Center PC or Zune device everyday.

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Windows Next, a Reality Check

There has been huge volumes of excitement around leaks of Windows 8. Screenshots and builds have been poured over by bloggers around the world with even some of the most…

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The Windows Troubleshooting Dichotomy

Nobody will argue that Windows 7 is THE most stable, reliable and dependable version of Windows to date.  It causes fewer problems, has fewer crashes and requires fewer reinstalls than…

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Windows 8 Browser Screenshot Reveals a Little More UI

The browser has an interesting mix of the current IE9 interface and elements of the cleaner Metro UI that Microsoft has steadily been incorporating into nearly all of their products.

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Windows 8 Leaks: The Argument Against

There have been a great deal of leaks about Windows 8 in the past few weeks that have resulted in a lot of publicity and excitement being generated about Microsoft’s…

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What is Windows 8 “Genuine Center”?

Images have surfaced on winfuture.de of a new Genuine Center in early builds of Windows 8. This appears, for the moment, to simply be a single place accessible from the…

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Possible Windows 8 App Store Screenshots leaked

We’ve heard rumors that Microsoft is working on an App Store model codenamed “Jupiter” for their upcoming release of Windows 8. Very little is known about the app store, but…

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How Many Lawsuits Will Windows 8 Provoke?

In the last week we’ve had a few juicy leaks about forthcoming Windows 8 features such as the inclusion of the Ribbon interface into Explorer.  We’ve seen new screenshots that offer tantalising…

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Windows 8 Leak Sites Suddenly Close Down

There have been a large amount of leaks in the last couple of weeks of screenshots from an early build of Windows 8, notable from websites such as winreview.ru.  These…

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Windows 8 to Integrate Live Mesh / SkyDrive

Microsoft have been keen to push their Ribbon interface over the last few years since it first appeared in Office 2007.  The most notable instances being the tight integration with the…

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An analysis of the ARM move for Windows 8

Windows 8 will be a departure for Microsoft for many reasons, but none will be bigger than the move to support ARM low-power processors for tablet and other embedded devices.…

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Windows 8 ‘System Reset’ Screenshot Leaks

Win7China has obtained a screenshot showing the anticipated System Reset option that will be added to Windows 8.  The screenshot shows the option to Restore to Original Factory Settings in…

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Windows 8 M2 Build Being Finalized

The finalization of M2 is expected to completed within a few weeks which will then see an M3 build through early June. A good indicator that we might have a Windows 8 beta coming this summer.

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Windows 8 Tablet reported for CES

It’s being reported that Microsoft boss Steve Ballmer could use his keynote speech at The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) next month to show off Windows 8 for the first time, according…

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Windows 8 Set To Appear In 2012?

We’ve just celebrated Windows 7′s first birthday, and with it came record sales figures and a very happy Microsoft CEO. But lets cast out eyes towards the future, Windows 7…

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Microsoft Got Windows 7 right, but so much is still so wrong!

From Windows8News.com…   Microsoft got a great deal right with Windows 7, there can be no argument about this.  The one thing that constantly strikes me about it is how I…

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