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All posts tagged "window 8"

  • Why Internet Explorer 10 is the best browser there is

    Yes it is. No, it isn’t! Is! Isn’t! Well, I suppose we could argue about this if we really wanted to. And without a look at the facts we would probably come to the conclusion that it’s all subjective really. It’s subjective like leather pants or ass-less chaps are subjective – there will always be somebody who’s into that. Now I’m not knocking anyone in particular – I think it’s safe to say we all enjoy comfort and ease. We generally don’t want something heavy or that slows us down. We don’t want something that exposes us all time....

  • Windows 8: throw out everything you know

    Looking at the PC market over the past three years, it’s easy to see that things have become rather long in the tooth. PCs have become as boring as cereal in the morning, making you wish that you never woke up. But fast forward to the end of 2012 and things seem to be heating up. In the past, when people talked about a PC you could easily think of a really heavy box and a big LCD display with a keyboard and a mouse. But that is the past. Microsoft has single-handedly reinvented an entire sector. I have heard...

  • Two new Nokia handsets and Windows 8 unveiling on 5 September

    Nokia and Microsoft are going to be co-hosting an event on 5 September, and based on what the invitations look like, they are going to be unveiling Windows 8 in all its splendour and hopefully a Nokia handset or two to go with it. In fact, the rumor mill has churned out, via The Verge, two potentially new handsets from Nokia. There are code names for both devices, the high-end device called “Phi” and the mid-range device called “Arrow”. AT&T will be the sole provider of the Phi to begin with. The Phi will most likely feature a curved screen...