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- June 12, 2013
With the ADK for Windows 8.1, Microsoft has armed IT administrators with the tools they need to deploy the future Windows 8.1 in the enterprise.
- June 05, 2013
Microsoft missed the boat on the enterprise message for Windows 8. Can it win over IT with security features and other enhancements in Windows 8.1?
- June 03, 2013
Microsoft made good on its Windows Blue initiative with a preview of the Windows 8.1 update, but some say faster updates will burden IT departments.
- May 24, 2013
Over at PC World, Mark Hachman reports on a terrific bit of Windows 8.1 (Microsoft's now-official name for the next upcoming Windows desktop release, preview due out on later this month) code ...
- May 23, 2013
Call them "Windows Store apps," "Modern UI apps," or even "Metro apps," the latest monthly report from Soluto reveals that these apps don't figure much into how actual users employ their Windows 8 ...
- May 20, 2013
As I mentioned in my last blog post, I've been setting up and breaking in a new touch-screen convertible tablet/ultrabook Dell PC recently. Last Thursday and Friday, in fact, I found myself in a ...
- May 14, 2013
The upcoming release of Windows 8, formerly known as Windows Blue, is now (drum roll, please) called Windows 8.1. Windows 8.1 will be delivered as a free update to Windows 8 and Windows RT and it ...
- May 09, 2013
A Windows 8 update is expected in the coming months, along with mini Surface tablets. But will enterprises take notice?
- May 08, 2013
For the past few weeks, the Windows pundits and mavens have been enjoying an extended "I-told-you-so" moment with Microsoft's latest desktop OS, as detailed investigation of the upcoming revision ...
- May 06, 2013
Windows To Go is Microsoft's name for a portable, flash-based implementation of Windows 8 on a USB Flash Drive (aka UFD, in MS-speak). Windows To Go works with BitLocker encryption to protect the ...
- May 03, 2013
Due to hit stores as soon as June, 2013, Toshiba has jumped back onto the Win8 tablet market with a new model -- the WT310 -- that appears to target the Microsoft Surface Pro directly. The unit is ...
- April 22, 2013
Keeping data safe in mobile devices is the Holy Grail for preventing corporate data loss.
- April 17, 2013
Thanks to testing of some leaked images for the upcoming "refresh" for Windows 8 -- codenamed "Blue" or "Windows Blue" at present -- numerous sources have now confirmed that it may be possible to ...
- April 15, 2013
The enterprise can learn a thing or two about managing mobile devices from the education industry's standardization on Windows-based tablet PCs.
- April 13, 2013
In recent days, IDC has reported that PC sales fell in the aggregate by a whopping 14% for the final quarter of 2012, the biggest decline ever recorded since they started keeping tabs on such ...