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China bans Windows 8 from government computers

Another day, another major blow to Microsoft’s Windows 8. The Chinese government has officially banned Windows 8 from use on all government computers, reports out of the country claim. from TechSnobs http://ift.tt/1qSoon2 via IFTTT

Microsoft to bring back Start button in Windows 8.1?

Well for most people I’ve talked to about Windows 8 the main complaint theys usually have are the start screen and not booting into desktop mode automatically, in which I totally understand when you’re not using a touchscreen So will Microsoft bring back the Start button in Windows 8.1? Only time will tell but it does show Microsoft is listening to it’s…

Tablet PC Showdown between the Microsoft Surface Pro vs Asus Vivo Tab Smart !

Check out my comparison of the Microsoft Surface Pro versus the Asus Vivo Tab Smart!

Microsoft Surface Pro Impressions

Asus has a 400 dollar touchscreen laptop on sale at Best Buy!

Great deal for those looking to buy a Windows 8 touchscreen laptop! It features an 11. 6 inch screen with a 500 GB hard drive at the low price of $399.99

Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB Unboxing!

Check out my unboxing of the Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB!  This model is very hard to find at the moment and it’s probably the hottest product Microsoft has ever had.  I’ll be back with some impressions in the day or so with a full review coming soon!    

Windows 8 Promotional Pricing Ends Today!

Well folks it looks like if you want Windows 8 pro for 39.99 your last day is today! Who’s buying? Via Microsoft Update on Windows 8 Pricing Posted on: Jan 18, 2013  by  Brandon LeBlanc  39     We are seeing good momentum with Windows 8 today. When upgrading from Windows 7, Windows 8 has a lot to offer including a beautiful new Start…

Microsoft’s 64GB Surface Pro will only have 23GB of available space and the 128GB will have 83GB available

There is really no other way to describe this news as disappointing for Microsoft.  I mean losing over 40GB to the OS and bloatware is unacceptable and to top things off as much as I like the Surface it’s overpriced!!!     Via The Verge/Microsoft   “The 128 GB version of Surface Pro has 83 GB of free storage out of the box. The 64GB…

Microsoft Surface Pro Availability Confirmed for February 9th!

Microsoft fans the Surface Pro will be released on 2/9/12!  Anyone looking forward to this?  It looks to be a good upgrade however it should’ve been released sooner! Growing the Surface Family: Surface Windows 8 Pro Availability Confirmed 22 Jan 2013 9:00 AM The following is a post from Panos Panay, General Manager of Microsoft Surface. Ever since we launched Surface Windows RT…

The Surface Pro from Microsoft will start at $899 in January 2013

Well I can’t say I didn’t see this price-point coming but given the hardware and specs it’s actually a good deal overall.  The problem is that it’s really not aimed at consumers being priced at $899 nonetheless I’m looking forward to this product!   Via Microsoft Blog Next Up for the Surface Family: Surface with Windows 8 Pro – Pricing 29 Nov 2012 9:21…

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