Category: Windows

Mozilla Firefox Running On Windows 8 Metro

Mozilla Firefox Running On Windows 8 Metro

The upcoming Windows 8 plaform has a lot in store for us, with the Metro UI being its prominent feature. Developers have designed the apps for the new desktop operating system keeping that in mind. So most apps on Windows 8 will work around the Metro architecture of the platform. And since Microsoft has made [...]

Microsoft Showing Off Windows 8 Consumer Preview At MWC 2012

Microsoft Showing Off Windows 8 Consumer Preview At MWC 2012

Windows 8 developer preview has been available via MSDN since a while now. This version is targeted towards the developers to build applications around the OS and also find bugs if any. But thanks to Microsoft, even a common user can download the update and install it on his desktop. But Microsoft plans to roll [...]

So What’s Windows Phone 8 a.k.a Apollo All About?

So What’s Windows Phone 8 a.k.a Apollo All About?

With info about the Windows Phone 8 platform being leaked yesterday, there have been numerous speculation by users and critics alike. It seems like Microsoft wants to bring together the desktop operating system ( Windows 8 ) with the tablet and smartphone operating system. This is a great move which could go a long way [...]

Nokia Lumia 800 And 710 Breaks Cover In India

Nokia Lumia 800 And 710 Breaks Cover In India

The two new flagships from Nokia in the form of the Lumia 800 and the Lumia 700 were announced today for the Indian market. Looking at how the companies were going at it, we didn’t expect to see the handset to be revealed until next month at least. But thankfully, Nokia was considerate enough in [...]

Microsoft Demanding $15 Per Android Handset From Samsung

Microsoft Demanding $15 Per Android Handset From Samsung

Well, it’s not new info that Microsoft earns a hefty sum of money with every Android handset sold. That is because Google uses some of the IP rights which are originally patented by Microsoft. So as a result every manufacturer has to pay a certain amount of money to MS for every Android smartphone sold. [...]

Microsoft Could Demo In App Purchasing For The WP7 Platform

Microsoft Could Demo In App Purchasing For The WP7 Platform

The Microsoft Gamefest will be held in Seattle, Tokyo and Seattle from July onwards. The whole purpose of this event is to improve the gaming aspect of Microsoft’s favourite platforms i.e. Windows Phone 7, Xbox and PCs of course. And obviously there are a few things that people expect Microsoft to introduce during this event. [...]

Microsoft to Release Kinect for Windows SDK Beta

Microsoft to Release Kinect for Windows SDK Beta

If reports from Winrumors are to be believed, Microsoft may release Kinect software development kit for Windows at today’s “Channel 9” special developer web presentation. This news was publicized at the Red Innova conference in Madrid today, when Microsoft Spain President revealed some inside information regarding Kinect SDK for Windows. Microsoft’s Kinect controller-less gaming accessory [...]

Microsoft To Make Self Branded Windows 8 Tablet?

Microsoft To Make Self Branded Windows 8 Tablet?

After the recent announcement of the Windows 8 platform, talks have begun as to who would manufacture the first tablet based on the OS. And according to new reports, Microsoft could launch a Windows 8 tablet under their own brand name. Sounds interesting, doesn’t it? Well Microsoft apparently are following in Apple’s footsteps, who manufacture [...]

Microsoft Demonstrates the New Windows 8; Inspired Heavily By Metro UI

Microsoft Demonstrates the New Windows 8; Inspired Heavily By Metro UI

Microsoft today unveiled the highly anticipated Windows 8 operating system both at the Computex 2011 Expo in Taipei and the All Things Digital D9 conference in California. The first thing to have grabbed our attention prior to this conference was the report that Microsoft would be launching an OS with touchscreen devices(basically tablets) in mind. [...]

How To Uninstall Software on Windows With One Click

How To Uninstall Software on Windows With One Click

You need to uninstall a particular software in Windows. You go to the Control Panel, select the Add/Remove Programs option and then select the appropriate software and uninstall it. Always wanted a simpler and easier method to do so? Well, your wish has been granted. You can now add an uninstall option into the context [...]