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Fresh Windows Security Breach Forces Microsoft to Release an Emergency Update

Fresh Windows Security Breach Forces Microsoft to Release an Emergency Update

Microsoft has issued an emergency security update to patch vulnerability in several versions of Windows including the upcoming Windows 10. The security vulnerability was highlighted by an email unearthed post the hacking attack on the Italian Surveillance vendor Hacking Team. Hacking Team is known for exposing zero-day vulnerabilities, the loopholes in software which are unknown to the vendor. The loopholes […]

     
 
 

Intel Compute Stick is Now Available in India for Rs. 9,999 via Flipkart

Intel Compute Stick is Now Available in India for Rs. 9,999 via Flipkart

Earlier this year, Intel announced the PC-on-a-stick, called Intel Compute Stick for $149, and six months since, has brought the device to Indian shores as well. The Intel Compute Stick will cost Rs.9,999 and will be sold via Flipkart and Intel’s own retail stores across the country. The Compute Stick will ship with either Windows 8.1 Bing or Linux pre-installed […]

     
 
 

Micromax Enters the Laptop-tablet Hybrid Market with the Micromax Canvas Laptab, Priced at Rs. 14,999

Micromax Enters the Laptop-tablet Hybrid Market with the Micromax Canvas Laptab, Priced at Rs. 14,999    

The phone market is getting pretty crowded in India, and domestic company Micromax is well aware of that. That’s why the company is entering a new category with its new Micromax Canvas Laptab. And, since the name is pretty straightforward, you probably realized this device is a laptop-tablet hybrid. The Micromax Canvas Laptab is a 2-in-1 device which will be available starting May 6 […]

     
 
 

Windows 10 Will be Free to Upgrade for Windows 7, 8.1, and Windows Phone 8.1 Users for 1 Year

Windows 10 Will be Free to Upgrade for Windows 7, 8.1, and Windows Phone 8.1 Users for 1 Year

Microsoft is talking today about the next chapter for Windows 10, revealing new details regarding its upcoming operating system. Those who haven’t downloaded yet the Technical Preview of Windows 10 have been curious to know whether Microsoft will offer Windows 10 for free or not. And here’s the confirmation. Speaking on stage, Terry Myerson, executive vice president of Microsoft’s Operating […]

 
     
 
 

ASUS EeeBook X205 Arrives in India, Takes on Chromebooks at Rs 14,999 [Updated]

ASUS EeeBook X205 Arrives in India, Takes on Chromebooks at Rs 14,999 [Updated]

Google’s Chrome OS laptops are constantly being improved, and also increasing in number thanks to more OEMs being interested in manufacturing them. But Microsoft and his partners are well aware of the threat the Chromebook growth poses and that’s why we’re witnessing lately more and more affordable Windows laptops being launched. One of the newest such devices is the ASUS EeeBook X205, a […]

     
 
 

Intel’s Compute Stick Brings Windows 8.1 to Any TV or Monitor

Intel’s Compute Stick Brings Windows 8.1 to Any TV or Monitor

Described as a new generation compute-on-a-stick device that’s ready-to-go out-of–the-box, the new Intel Compute Stick is PC-on-a-stick that will ship with either Windows 8.1 or Linux pre-installed. Featuring a quad-core Intel Atom Z3735F Bay Trail processor, built-in wireless connectivity, on-board storage, and a micro SD card slot for additional storage, this device bring all the features that you need for a functional […]

     
 
 

How to Get Windows 8 for Free Legally

How to Get Windows 8 for Free Legally

There are many reasons why you may want to install Windows 8 or even its newer version – Windows 8.1. They are fairly similar to each other, but the superior security they have to offer is something that attracts many users. If you’re not familiar with Windows 8, you may have tried to download it and use the product key […]

     
 
 

Croma Launches Two Windows 8.1-Powered Tablets in India, Starting at Rs 13,990

Croma Launches Two Windows 8.1-Powered Tablets in India, Starting at Rs 13,990

Several new Windows 8-powered tablets have made their way to the market over the past few months. Today, Croma added two more tablets to the mix. The companies at an event in New Delhi launched two Windows 8.1-powered tablets that are powered by Intel processors. Croma 1179 Tablet sports an 8-inch display, while the larger one Croma 1177 is a […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Takes on Chromebooks; Reveals HP’s Stream $199 Laptops

Microsoft Takes on Chromebooks; Reveals HP’s Stream $199 Laptops

For years, Google has placed its bets on the low-budget price of Chromebook as the selling price of the notebook devices. However, that won’t be the case anymore, as Microsoft today unveiled Windows running laptops for as low as $199. At its world partner conference event, company’s COO Kevin Turner revealed HP’s new lineup – “Stream” – that costs just $199. […]