Monthly archive September, 2012

Skype Federation, Lync 2013 on Windows 8

According to a post on the Lync Team Blog, dated September 20, a new Lync application will be available at the end of October. The App will be sold through the Windows Store and is said to be designed specifically for the Windows 8 operating Read More →

ThinkPad Tablet 2 for $300 – Think Again!

If you were thinking of picking up a ThinkPad Tablet 2 for around $300, you had better think again. In an interview with WPCentral, Lenovo revealed the price tag of $799 for the new ThinkPad and its novel keyboard attachment. The ThinkPad Tablet 2 will run on the Read More →

Improved Typing In Office Apps For Windows 8 Touch Devices

Typing on a virtual keyboard or screen keyboard on a tablet has always been a challenge. Yes, it is easy to type on iPad and we can type at considerable speed but as the tablet size decreases it becomes hard to type faster. Also a Read More →

Steve Ballmer: Windows 8 Surpasses Windows 95 in Magnitude

This weekend, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer dispelled rumors of a $200 Microsoft Surface tablet in an exclusive interview with Seattle Times technology reporter, Janet I. Tu. The importance of the Windows 8 operating system to the company’s future was also emphasized. Mr. Ballmer stated, “Read More →

Microsoft Chain Store Growth

The Microsoft Surface tablet will be the debut product that opens up a chain of retail stores across America for Microsoft Inc. The list of retail stores is much larger than expected and reflects the company’s solemn attempt to enter the space. Microsoft has posted job listings in Read More →

Improved Selection Of Text And Objects In The New Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office has gone through major changes in its design to fit properly on touch devices running Windows 8. These changes are made so as to increase the user experience and give users the best experience of touch they ever had. Office Read More →