How to Dual Boot Windows 8 and OS X Yosemite on Mac

How to Dual Boot Windows 8 and OS X Yosemite on Mac

One of the greatest things about owning a Macbook is that you’ll get the best of all worlds. You will not only be able to use the Mac OS X, but also install Windows 8 on another partition. This way, you will be able to switch between operating systems depending on your needs at the moment. I often find myself […]

     
 
 

Microsoft’s Halloween ‘Offer': Windows 7 Sales End Today

Microsoft’s Halloween ‘Offer': Windows 7 Sales End Today

No, this isn’t a joke and not a prank – today, on the Halloween day, Microsoft will stop selling Windows 7 and Windows 8 to OEMs. This means that you won’t be able to buy a PC with Windows 7 pre-loaded from November 1. Windows 8.1 will replace Windows 8, which too will see end of sales. However, this only applies to […]

     
 
 

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 […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Reportedly Taking a Step Backward in Windows Threshold to Lure in Windows 7 Users

Microsoft Reportedly Taking a Step Backward in Windows Threshold to Lure in Windows 7 Users

With Windows 8, Microsoft introduced Metro UI –which it later rebranded as Modern UI. It was well carpeted with Tiles. The operating system also embraced touch response, which later made it possible for Microsoft to port it to tablets. However, the operating system was not well received by users. After getting a lot of flak by reviewers across the planet, Steven Sinofsky, head […]

     
 
 

What to Expect in Windows 8.1 Update 1 and Windows 9

What to Expect in Windows 8.1 Update 1 and Windows 9

Before Steve Jobs introduced the world to Apple’s first tablet — the iPad, Microsoft was working on something even more enticing. The software giant was developing a full-fledged operating system for touch interface. In fact, Microsoft was one of the earliest visionaries to see potential in tablets and touch devices. On October 26 2012, the Redmond giant released Windows 8. And […]

 
     
 
 

Best 11 Windows 8 Games to Play on Your Tablet

Best 11 Windows 8 Games to Play on Your Tablet

Windows 8 has been around for some time now, and as more developers feel comfortable with creating games for the new platform, it’s no surprise that a lot of awesome games find their way on the Windows App Store.  If you’re used to playing games on your Android or iOS device, then you will find some of your favourite titles […]

 
     
 
 

Windows 8.1 is Now Available for Download: What’s New

Windows 8.1 is Now Available for Download: What’s New

After having worked on Windows 8.1 for an entire year, Microsoft has finally made the first Windows 8 update official – the free Windows 8.1 upgrade is now available for download through the Windows Store for those users that have Windows 8 installed on their devices. From tomorrow, October 18, Microsoft will also deliver Windows 8.1 preloaded on new devices and […]

     
 
 

Intel’s Haswell Chips Pushing Windows RT into Oblivion

Intel’s Haswell Chips Pushing Windows RT into Oblivion

Intel has started shipping the fourth generation Haswell chips for tablets, which brings power-efficient processors and hence much better battery life to Windows tablets. According to IDG, Intel has now started shipping new low-power, fourth-generation Core i3 processors, including one that draws as little as 4.5 watts of power in specific usage scenarios. These new Haswell processors could go into […]

     
 
 

Toshiba Launches Affordable 8-inch Encore Tablet at $329 and 13.3-inch Satellite Click at $599, with Windows 8

Toshiba Launches Affordable 8-inch Encore Tablet at $329 and 13.3-inch Satellite Click at $599, with Windows 8

At the IFA technology show from Berlin everybody is trying to make a splash on the market. Toshiba is obviously among the companies that want to impress visitors and would-be buyers. For that matter, the Japanese company has launched new products aimed at the emerging tablet and hybrid market – the Encore tablet, the Satellite Click hybrid and the Satellite NB15t. […]

     
 
 

Download Windows 8.1 Preview [ISO]

Download Windows 8.1 Preview [ISO]    

Microsoft has already made its first update to Windows 8 and no, it doesn’t come under the “Blue” name, but rather a simple, Windows 8.1 moniker. At the ongoing BUILD developer conference in San Fransisco, Microsoft has already made the Windows 8.1 update available for download. The good news is that we won’t have to pay for this update, as […]