Microsoft launches larger Surface Pro 3 to rival laptops
May 21, 2014 at 08:02 | Source:
Microsoft has unveiled the Surface Pro 3 - a bigger-screened, faster Windows 8 tablet than its predecessor. The new model features a 12in (30.5cm) touchscreen, 38% larger than before. The firm boasted that at 9.1mm (0.36in) thick - without an optiona...
Micromax aims for world domination: Will enter Russia from 24 Jan
Jan 09, 2014 at 08:04 | Source:
Micromax, the Indian smartphone brand has certainly come a long way, upping the ante with an aggressive global strategy by signing on Hugh Jackman as its brand ambassador. And now, it is all set to expand its operations overseas.India's No 2 smartpho...
Nokia Releases Lumia 2520 Windows 8 Tablet
Oct 23, 2013 at 00:00 | Source:
ET Review: Lenovo IdeaPad Lynx
Sep 16, 2013 at 14:57 | Source:
NEW DELHI: There are probably a lot of people who never use the full power of their Windows PC. Thankfully, lower power devices that still offer a full Windows 8 experience are increasing. Lenovo's IdeaPad Lynx is a dual-use Windows 8 hybrid device â...
ET Review: Acer Iconia W3
Sep 02, 2013 at 15:42 | Source:
Rs 30,499 (32GB), Rs 32,499 (64GB) Specifications: Intel Atom processor Z2760, 2 GB RAM, 8-inch (1280 x 800) screen, 32/64GB HDD, USB 2.0 host, Micro HDMI, 2 MP rear/2MP front camera, Windows 8, 3,400mAh battery, 540 grams. Positives: Innovative form...
Asus to open 125 new flagship stores in 2013
Jul 26, 2013 at 19:37 | Source:
ASUS India, a leader in the new digital era, plans to open 125 new flagship stores in the country this year to take the total number of exclusive stores to 200 during 2013. Unaez Quraishi - Sales and Distribution Director - System Business Group, AS...
Acer unveils Iconia W3 tablet at Rs 27,999
Jun 30, 2013 at 01:57 | Source:
Taiwanese company Acer unveiled three Windows 8 touchscreen devices ï¿½ Iconia W3 tablet, Aspire P3 convertible ultrabook and Aspire R7 notebook. The Iconia W3 is an 8.1-inch Windows 8 tablet. The display, at 1280ï¿½800 pixels, is sharp, bright and ...
We have made 'touch' affordable for all, says Dell India's Shishir Singh
Jun 28, 2013 at 14:01 | Source:
Dell India Director, EUC, Marketing, Shishir SinghCompanies are excited by Windows 8 tablets and convertibles. We have been able to create awareness about the effectiveness of these devices in the enterprise segment with their enhanced security and ...
Dell's streak with the phablet hasn't ended
Jun 27, 2013 at 17:16 | Source:
This was one device that clearly did not get a first-mover advantage. But in hindsight the 5- and 7-inch Dell Streak models were at least a couple of years ahead of their time. In 2013, dubbed by some as the year of the phablet, almost all mobile ma...
Facebook to develop official app for Windows 8
Jun 27, 2013 at 16:45 | Source:
Software giant Microsoft has reportedly confirmed that social media website Facebook will develop its official application for its latest version of OS Windows 8. Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer made the announcement at the company s annual developers c...
Microsoft tweaks Windows 8, blamed for PC slump
Jun 27, 2013 at 04:57 | Source:
SAN FRANCISCO: Microsoft on Wednesday released a preview version of an update to Windows 8, aiming to address some of the gripes people have with the company's flagship operating system. At a conference in San Francisco, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer ...
First impressions of Acer Iconia W3, the first 8-inch Windows 8 tablet
Jun 26, 2013 at 18:21 | Source:
Tablets are getting smaller by the day, even as the smartphones are becoming larger. Of late, the 7-inch marker is the size around which these devices are converging. In fact, this is the ideal phablet size at which you can have a tablet that is goo...
Acer launches world's first 8-inch Windows 8 tablet at Rs 27,999
Jun 25, 2013 at 21:22 | Source:
Aiming to move its entire computing ecosystem to touch platform, Taiwanese company Acer unveiled three Windows 8 touchscreen devices ï¿½ Iconia W3 tablet, Aspire P3 convertible Ultrabook and Aspire R7 Notebook with Ezel hinge. Acer Iconia W3 The Ico...
With three new devices, Acer banks heavily on touch and type
Jun 25, 2013 at 18:01 | Source:
Acer's Iconia W3 is the first 8-inch Windows 8 tablet in the market and will come loaded with MS Office Home and Student 2013. Acer is banking big on touch and type for the future. To this effect, the company has launched in India three Windows 8 de...
Samsung unveils Ativ Q tablet running both Windows 8 and Android
Jun 21, 2013 at 19:52 | Source:
Samsung Electronics Co, the biggest mobile-phone maker by sales, has introduced its first tablet capable of running on both Microsoft Corp Windows 8 and applications based on Google Inc Android software. With the Ativ Q tablet, users would be able t...
Samsung launches Ativ Q tablet that runs both Windows and Android
Jun 21, 2013 at 15:09 | Source:
Samsung announced the launch of number of new Android and Windows 8-powered devices at a special event in London last night.The list also includes the new Android-based Galaxy NX camera that which also has an interchangeable lens system, the Ativ Q T...
Now, get Microsoft Office on your iPhone soon
Jun 14, 2013 at 21:48 | Source:
New York: Microsoft's Office software package is coming to the iPhone for the first time on Friday, offering people the ability to read and edit their text documents, spreadsheets and slide presentations at the doctor's office or at a soccer game.The...
Companies may shrink Windows tablets in size to power up sales
Jun 14, 2013 at 07:26 | Source:
By Indu Nandakumar & Arjun Srinivas BANGALORE: Top gadget makers will soon roll out smaller tablets running on Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system, hoping that the cheaper devices will appeal to buyers who have so far not shown much interest in th...