Daily App: News Bento (Windows 8) – Windows 8 gets its Flipboard?

Daily App: News Bento (Windows 8) – Windows 8 gets its Flipboard?

Blame it on Flipboard. The app that made it big on the iPad has pretty much redefined our expectations from newsreading apps, pulling us away from the text-heavy RSS feeds of yore and tossing us into territory that looks more like a digital news magazine than anything else. The result: scarcely does a new platform pop up on the horizon […]

     
 
 

Immersive Explorer is a Metro-style Navigator for Windows 8

Immersive Explorer is a Metro-style Navigator for Windows 8

Windows 8 is coming in a couple of months and although it brings a plethora of new settings, styles, tweaks and visual changes, we can safely assume that the Metro style (albeit some would want to get rid of it) with its uniquely tailored Start interface is the most noteworthy feature. In order to make the transition more pleasant, from […]

     
 
 

Get Started with Windows 8

Get Started with Windows 8

As you all know, Microsoft has unleashed its biggest and baddest weapon, so far. A great addition to their impressive collection of Operating Systems and the one that is truly unique. They call it simply: “Windows 8”, I call it “The best Windows so far”. Windows 8 has much more than a face-lift, nicer graphics and a few transition effects; it’s been […]

     
 
 

Top 5 Features of ‘Soon to be Launched’ Windows 8

Top 5 Features of ‘Soon to be Launched’ Windows 8

Over the years Microsoft has launched many flavors of Operating Systems under their Windows brand. From single-user to multi-user and from single-tasking to multi-tasking, Windows has grown so much and is able to keep the IT folks both at enterprise level and individual level. In spite of challenges raised by other operating systems like Mac and Unix, Windows has become […]

     
 
 

[How to] Get Rid of Metro UI in Windows 8 – Manual way

[How to] Get Rid of Metro UI in Windows 8 – Manual way

Guest post by Gowtham. A lot of you geeks out there should already have Windows 8 Developer Preview running on your computers. A constant complaint that I come across on any blog post or a Youtube video related to Windows 8 is, how much people hate the new Windows 8 start screen a.k.a Metro UI. It could work wonders on […]

     
 
 

Download Windows 8 Developer Preview

Microsoft just gave a full fledged preview of Windows 8, which has left many geeks and non-geeks dying to experience the brand new OS. Right from Metro style UI to Touch Gestures to Full screen apps, Microsoft has managed to shake up the way we have been using the Windows OS. Those who saw the keynote today were left astounded […]