Windows 8

Google Talk and Facebook Chat for Windows 8 with Talk.to

Posted by on March 28, 2013

Google Talk and Facebook Chat for Windows 8 with Talk.to

While Windows 8 app store (Windows Store) has hit almost 50k apps in various categories, there are many important apps missing. Most of them are Google services and Facebook apps. Google Talks and Facebook Chat are two most popular instant messaging apps and both of these are missing in Windows 8. Talk.to is a free(…)

Windows Blue- What’s new?

Posted by on March 27, 2013

Windows Blue- What’s new?

Windows 8 when it was released in October 2012, came with lots of new features including the new start screen, metro UI, new app store in the form of Windows Store, new Windows Explorer etc. But there were many features which were missing or incomplete in the new Windows 8. Further the amount of customizations(…)

gMaps (Google Maps) for Windows 8

Posted by on March 27, 2013

gMaps (Google Maps) for Windows 8

With the release of Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8, Google had clarified that they will not be delivering any Google services based apps for Windows 8 or WP8. We had covered some of the alternatives available for Google products on Windows Phone 8. Maps are used by all of us for navigation and many other(…)

8 Awesome Metro File Explorer for Windows 8

Posted by on April 4, 2013

8 Awesome Metro File Explorer for Windows 8

With the release of Windows 8, there are quite a lot of features which have got a new UI and this includes the new start screen with metro UI and live tiles, new task manager, the all new Windows store and Windows Explorer with ribbon UI. Although the Windows Explorer did get some new UI(…)

Photo Editor for Windows 8 from Aviary

Posted by on March 21, 2013

Photo Editor for Windows 8 from Aviary

Aviary is a popular photo editing tool which is available as an online version as well as in the form of apps in mobile platforms including iOS and Android. The Windows Phone version is yet to be released, but Aviary has now released a Windows 8 version of the Photo Editor. With the success of(…)

Twitter for Windows 8 [Official]

Posted by on March 14, 2013

Twitter for Windows 8 [Official]

Twitter is the most popular social networking tool with millions of users and there are apps for almost all platforms including iOS, Android, Windows Phone etc. One app which was missing is a dedicated client for Windows 8 tablet users. Twitter has finally released the official Windows 8 app. You can now download it from(…)

Dell Announces 18 inch Windows 8 Tablet

Posted by on March 13, 2013

Dell Announces 18 inch Windows 8 Tablet

With the release of Windows 8, tablets are now getting more competition and we have seen most of the OEMs announcing tablets running Windows 8 /RT. Dell has also joined the bandwagon with the announcement of new 18 inch tablet running Windows 8. This tablet is similar to the Sony’s Tap 20 tablet (20 inch)(…)

EaseUS FileManager for Windows 8

Posted by on March 12, 2013

EaseUS FileManager for Windows 8

When Microsoft released Windows 8, there were quite a lot of new features including the metro UI start screen, task manager, new Windows Explorer, Windows Store etc. But one thing probably Microsoft missed out was the addition of a metro UI File explorer. Although the normal file explorer was added with features like ribbon interface, a(…)

Pocket (Read It Later) Client for Windows 8

Posted by on March 12, 2013

Pocket (Read It Later) Client for Windows 8

Pocket (or formerly called Read it Later) is a very popular app for saving links for reading later or saving it as bookmarks. Pocket is available across multiple platforms including Android, iPhone, iPad, Kindle and also web browser. But the official Pocket client is missing for Windows 8. If you are a Pocket user and(…)

5 Best Panoramic Themes for Windows 8

Posted by on March 9, 2013

5 Best Panoramic Themes for Windows 8

Windows 8, like the previous versions of Windows 7 and Vista, supports themes. But there are quite a lot of changes to theme, one of them being the change of format in Windows 8 along with support for auto colors of taskbar and Windows aero based on the wallpaper color. There is also support for(…)