Tag: Windows 8

How to Get Back the Windows 7 Style Start Menu in Windows 10

According to market research firm Brandwatch, the start menu in Windows 10 is one of the most loved features by users. It comes in...

Features that Make Windows 10 a Great Upgrade

Windows 10 has been with us for a week now. Well, at least on an official basis since there are at least 5 million...
Tecno Windows

Why Tecno is Expanding into Windows Devices: An Interview with Steven Huang, GM Tablet Division

Tecno Mobile launched their first Windows based device, the WinPad 10 yesterday in Nairobi, Kenya. Techweez was on hand for the launch and had...

Tecno Expands Product Portfolio with WinPad 10 2-in-1 Hybrid Launch in Kenya

At an early morning launch today at the Serena hotel in Nairobi, regional smartphone powerhouse, Tecno, partnered with global computing titans Microsoft and Intel...
Windows 10

Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 Pricing for Non Windows 7 and 8 Users

June 1st 2015 has seen a flurry of activity from Microsoft regarding Windows 10. The software titan from Redmond announced that Windows 10 will...

Microsoft’s 4Afrika Program Graduates Windows Developer Trainees In Kenya

Microsoft launched its 4Afrika initiative in February 2013 in celebration of its 20 years of doing business on the continent. The aim of this...

Windows 8.1 released, brings back the start button

Microsoft has been busy pushing its new look Windows platform ever since Windows 8 was demoed at CES back in 2011. With a public...

Google is baking Chrome OS Into Windows 8

There has been a raft of changes that Google has been making to Chrome of late. Some of those include a brand new app...

Asus’ Transformer Book Trio: Powered by Android AND Windows 8

Asus are at it again, revolutionising the tablet scene. They continue to bring forth this form of innovation through their Transformer line of tablets....
Windows 8

Windows 8 update Windows Blue to be named Windows 8.1, a free update

The power of a start button.... Microsoft has confirmed that you will be seeing the start button again on their newest desktop OS, Windows 8....

SideSync Is Here To Connect Your Samsung Smartphone To Your PC

Do you own a Samsung smartphone like the Galaxy S4? Do you have a Samsung PC running Windows 8  too? If the answer to...

Microsoft admits to Windows 8 UX fail, promises changes soon

It's Windows Vista all over again. Microsoft through their Head of marketing and Finance Tami Reller is said to have admitted that Windows 8...
Skydrive 250M

Skydrive Hits 250 million users according to Microsoft

Skydrive has hit 250 million users according to Microsoft. Microsoft has positioned Skydrive to be the default cloud storage for Windows Phone 8 users...
Windows XP

Microsoft closes the taps for Windows XP support

Microsoft has announced that the famous version of Windows from year 2001 has reached End of Life. Microsoft stopped production of Windows XP on...
Nokia Music Windows 8

Nokia Music extends reach to desktop via Windows 8 and Windows RT

Nokia has made their music app Nokia Music App available on the wider Windows 8 ecosystem and not just on Nokia phones. I guess...
Acer Aspire M5 ultrabook

We could be seeing cheaper Windows 8 touch-screen laptops soon

Microsoft is said to be planning price cuts in Windows 8 licencing fees that could ultimately reflect on the pricing of Windows 8 touch-screen...
Bing Masai Mara elephants

Beautiful sunset photo of Masai Mara Elephants on Bing Homepage

Today's Bing Homepage is an awesome sunset photo of the Masai Mara. On the fore there are Elephants browsing on the lush green of...
Bluestacks Windows 8 Android

Run Android apps on Windows 8 and Microsoft surface PRO

Thanks to the free bluestacks software we can now run android apps on windows.The newest version of Bluestacks brings functionality to Windows 8 and...
Microsoft Africa Apps Evangelists

Microsoft Apps evangelist team Africa meet Windows 8 developers and students

Interactivity sessions were the order of the days when Microsoft Developer Platform Evangelists were introduced to Kenyan Windows 8 developers and students. The team...
Mobile Monday

Mobile Monday Kenya lives on, first session on 21st

Mobile Monday Kenya, a community of stakeholders in the mobile industry in the country has had a time off from as far back as...

Windows 8 Store reaches 20k apps, 40k eminent by end year

Windows 8 store was unveiled recently after the launch of Windows 8 operating system and devices running it. One of the highlights of the...
Emirates Windows 8 Elitepad

Emirates Cabin Crew to be equipped with Windows 8 running HP Elitepads

In-flight experience for Emirates flyers will soon be boosted with a better personalized experience. Emirates will be equipping their cabin crew with Windows 8...

Windows Phone 8 – The Unveiling

Microsoft Corp. debuted the Windows Phone 8 at the end of October this year. This is the...

TABLETS, do you really need them?

What is a tablet? Apple redefined this for us as soon as they introduced the iPad dethroning at that time the HP tablets &...
Microsoft Windows 8 upgrades

Microsoft did 4 million Windows 8 upgrades in launch weekend

During a recent keynote address Steve Ballmer, Microsoft CEO gave stats of the progress of Microsoft since launch on the 25th October, and these...
Windows phone app

File browsing to be made easy on WP8 by Windows Phone app

Remember those days when one would require an internet connection just to move files from your Windows phone device to the PC? Well that...
Windows 8 Launch Johannesburg

Microsoft Windows 8 South African Launch gets users to tell experience stories

Microsoft launched Windows 8 on the 25th of October globally and the finished OS was available for download the next day. In Johannesburg, the...
Katlego Windows 8

Tswani University graduate’s comments about developing on Windows 8

I was  in Johannesburg on Thursday for the African launch of Windows 8 that also happened concurrently with the Global launch in the US....
Microsoft Surface

Re-imagining Microsoft

On October 26th 2012, MICROSOFT will launch Windows 8, the next iteration of its widely popular operating system. However, to call Windows 8 an...

Samsung plans to go big on PC business with Windows 8 devices

Samsung today unveiled its line of Windows 8 devices that it hopes will make it a contender for a share of the PC market....
Samsung ATIV S

Samsung unveils ATIV S Windows phone 8 Smartphone

Just like Samsung created the brand Galaxy to go with their Android devices, seems they have decided to discard the Omnia brand for Windows...
Office 2013 preview

Office 2013 ushers in the New Age of Software Delivery

After installing Office2013 on both Windows 8 and Windows 7, I have to say it's a fantastic upgrade. If you haven't got it yet,...
Windows Phone 8 Apollo

So Windows Phone 8 is for current windows phone devices afterall

This could potentially change the future of Windows phone. Just stumbled on some news that Windows 8, the one we know as Apollo could...

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