Category Archives: Windows 8

Video: first look at Windows 8.1

Video: first look at Windows 8.1 Very soon, namely, at the end of June, Microsoft will release a preview version of Windows 8.1, with which the users can evaluate the new features of the upcoming updates. Windows 8.1 is an update for Windows 8 and Windows RT, which Microsoft will offer for free in the… Reed more »

Video: first 7-inch tablet with Windows 8

Video: first 7-inch tablet with Windows 8 At Computex was shown the first 7-inch tablet with Windows 8 and the recently announced Intel Atom Bay Trail. The device is not a product for the end user, but gives a clear view about how some will look similar tablets, when they will begin to appear on… Reed more »

Video: some changes in apps in Windows 8.1

Video: some changes in apps in Windows 8.1 We already know quite a lot about Windows 8.1, but preliminary information is not always complete, and almost every time something remains in the shadows. Until now we were known for different things, mainly related to the functions of the platform, but for applications the information was… Reed more »

Windows 10 adds the ability to install apps and Windows Store games on the microSD, USB drives and non-system partitions

Windows 10 adds the ability to install apps and Windows Store games on the microSD, USB drives and non-system partitions In the past month windows.uservoice.com launched the petition, which users have asked Microsoft to allow the installation of applications and games from Windows Store microSD or other removable storage device. It turns out that this… Reed more »

Firefox Metro for Windows 8 ready for testing

Firefox Metro for Windows 8 ready for testing The announcement was made by the representative of the team of Mozilla, which stated that work on the project continues, however, Firefox Metro for Windows 8 «stable enough» for users that want to try it. In another post, all the same, the representative of Mozilla, said: «The… Reed more »

Windows Phone 8.1 will get file Manager in this month

Windows Phone 8.1 will get file Manager in this month File Manager – this is one of those very important and still missing features, which Windows Phone users insist for a long time. Fortunately, the wait is long Joe Belfiore, Vice President and Manager for Windows Phone, answered questions about the future of the platform… Reed more »

Windows 8.1: the option «Show more tiles»

Windows 8.1: the option «Show more tiles» Taking into account the rapid market growth of high definition displays, Microsoft added in Windows 8.1 support these screens. And even though the update to the operating system adds new sizes for tiles, so that users can pin to the start screen, more apps, Windows 8.1 has received… Reed more »

Windows 8.1: new features in Internet Explorer 11

Windows 8.1: new features in Internet Explorer 11 Microsoft continues improving its web browser. In Windows 8.1, as you may already know, the software giant introduced Internet Explorer 11 – new version of the browser, which is not only significantly faster than its predecessor, but also better optimized for touch screens. The company managed to… Reed more »