Windows 8

Acer’s 8-inch Windows 8 Tablet Iconia W3 Announced

Posted by on June 3, 2013

Acer’s 8-inch Windows 8 Tablet Iconia W3 Announced

Acer has officially announced the first 8 inch Windows 8 tablet, the Iconia W3 today. The device actually showed up on Amazon almost a month before the official announcement, but was pulled out. The device comes with a 8.1-inch 1280 x 800 LCD display, and is powered by an Intel Atom Z2760 Clover Trail CPU.(…)

35 Awesome Apps for Windows 8

Posted by on May 31, 2013

35 Awesome Apps for Windows 8

Windows 8 has many new features in the form of start screen, new Windows Explorer, new task manager and also Windows Store. Windows Store allows you to install apps similar to other mobile OS like Android, iOS or Windows Phone. You can buy apps or download free ones. If you are using Windows RT tablet,(…)

What to Look for in Windows 8.1

Posted by on May 30, 2013

What to Look for in Windows 8.1

Ever since Windows 8 was released back in October 2012, there has been a lot of criticism on the lack of certain features in Windows 8 and also the implementation of certain features. To address these issues Microsoft is working on a new update. It has been quite a long time since we covered the(…)

RetroUI brings back the Windows 7 User Experience to Windows 8

Posted by on May 30, 2013

RetroUI brings back the Windows 7 User Experience to Windows 8

When Windows 8 was released, it came with quite a lot of new features including the new start screen, Windows Explorer, Task Manager and more. While it packed with new features, one feature which was missing from Windows 7 was the start button and old start menu. Microsoft has replaced the start menu with the(…)

Customize the Lock Screen in Windows 8

Posted by on May 29, 2013

Customize the Lock Screen in Windows 8

Windows 8 has a new option in the form of lock screen which has a wallpaper along with notification from apps. It also displays the current time and this feature is mainly intended for tablets. Windows 8 does provide few options for customizations like changing wallpaper. If you want to customize more than the default(…)

How to Delete Synced Windows 8 Personal Settings from SkyDrive

Posted by on May 27, 2013

How to Delete Synced Windows 8 Personal Settings from SkyDrive

One of the main features of Windows 8 is that it can sync a user’s personal settings across multiple devices provided he uses the same Microsoft ID. This is possible only if you use Microsoft ID as your login for Windows 8 instead of local account. This also means that your personal settings like wallpaper,(…)

Hyper for YouTube is an Awesome YouTube app for Windows 8

Posted by on May 26, 2013

Hyper for YouTube is an Awesome YouTube app for Windows 8

Google had made it clear that it will not be developing any native apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 and this included the popular YouTube as well. We have covered quite a lot of YouTube apps for Windows 8 and Hyper for YouTube is the latest entrant. Hyper is the most advanced way(…)

Adobe Photoshop Express for Windows 8

Posted by on May 18, 2013

Adobe Photoshop Express for Windows 8

Photoshop is the most popular image editing tools available today with tons of features and used by graphics designers all over the world. Adobe had released a web based version of Photoshop with stripped down features and called Photoshop Express. This was later released as an app for iOS and Android. Now Adobe has released(…)

HP Split x2 and SlateBook x2 Announced

Posted by on May 15, 2013

HP Split x2 and SlateBook x2 Announced

Ever since the release of iPad back in 2010, tablets have been gaining more popularity. The rise of iPad has forced most the of manufacturers to release tablets. Tablets are now getting more and more competition as almost all PC manufacturers are busy releasing tablets. HP has announced two new tablets (hybrids), one Android based(…)

Touch Friendly Start Menu for Windows 8- Start Reviver

Posted by on May 15, 2013

Touch Friendly Start Menu for Windows 8- Start Reviver

When Microsoft released Windows 8, one of the main changes was the new start screen instead of start menu and this was also the most criticized feature. We have covered many start screen replacements for Windows 8 like  Pokki, Start8, Classic Shell etc to bring back the start menu in Windows 8. Each app has(…)