US$999 Ideapad Yoga 2 Pro is a quirky Windows 8.1 Ultraboook with an Ultra-HD Screen

Looks like I’m in love again with yet another bargain deal of a Laptop. At US$999 for a Lenovo Ideapad Yoga 2 Pro, once you get used to the tongue-twisting name, really grows on you when you realize what you’ve just bought. With Windows 8 Laptops apparently popular with Jamaicans and Caribbean nationals, I suspect […]

Windows Phone 8 – Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 Officially Announced

Nokia today announced the Nokia Lumia 920 and theNokia Lumia 820, the first devices in Nokia’s Windows Phone 8 range. The Nokia Lumia 920 is the flagship Windows Phone 8 smartphone, including the latest advances in Nokia PureView imaging innovation. Using advanced floating lens technology, the camera in the Nokia Lumia 920 is able to take in […]

Meet the new Windows 8 Aspire S7 Ultrabook

Acer today introduces its newest premium Windows® 8 Ultrabook™ devices – the Aspire S7 Series – at Computex Taipei. Available in two sizes, 13.3-inch and 11.6-inch, these are the thinnest and smallest, respectively, Full HD touch Ultrabooks™. Both feature a sleek aluminum metallic unibody design and provide a more engrossing computing experience. The larger model […]

Windows 8 Editions Announced

Windows 8 is only a few months away with Microsoft aiming for an autumn 2012 release. They recently announced on the Indows Team Blog that there will be three editions or “flavors” if you will of the upcoming Windows 8 operatiing system. They are Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro and… Windows RT, really… Windows RT? […]

Windows 7 trumps Windows XP for Pole Position – Windows 8 Cloudy Future

This just in, my dear readers! Windows 7 is now the No. 1 Operating System for WinTel (Windows and Intel) machines worldwide. This after bearing the dominance of the Windows XP OS, which has held that position for the last ten (10) years, a testament ironically more to the power of software piracy than the quality […]

Preview of Windows 8 User interface [Video]

Coinciding with Microsoft Windows president Steven Sinofsky’s keynote at D9 Conference, Microsoft has released a video that gives a quick sample of the user interface in the next windows release being called “Windows 8” which expected to be released sometime in mid 2012. The video features Jensen Harris who is the Director of Program Management for the Windows User […]

IE10 to be the first stake in Microsoft Vista’s coffin

A lot of people received a not so welcomed surprise (myself included) when they realized that the recently released Internet Explorer 9 was not compatible with Windows XP (yes I still have Windows XP installed at home). Internet Explorer 10 is in development and Microsoft has announced that Windows Vista will not be supported. Microsoft has been aggressively […]