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Internet Explorer 10 on Windows 8 and RT will now enable Flash by default

Internet Explorer 10 on Windows 8 and RT will now enable Flash by default

By 11 March 2013

Microsoft has announced that it will now allow Flash content to run on Internet Explorer 10 on Windows 8 and Windows RT devices by default, beginning 12 March.  The folks in Redmond have made the change because a number of websites now support Windows... >>

Acer Aspire V5 Touch (V5-571P-53316G50) review
3.5 out of 5

Acer Aspire V5 Touch (V5-571P-53316G50) review

By 5 March 2013

Laptops seem to fall into two main camps these days: pricey Ultrabook-like models that, let's face it, can be astronomically expensive, and those less-hot budget models such as Chromebooks and those plastic-chassis lower-spec models. Then there's the... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro UK launch due soon... Finally!

Microsoft Surface Pro UK launch due soon... Finally!

By 1 March 2013

Microsoft has announced further availability for both its Surface RT and Surface Pro tablets, beginning in late March.  Most notably, the Surface Pro will go beyond the US and Canada, into the UK, Australia, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong... >>

Nokia Music Plus on Windows 8 pictures and hands-on

Nokia Music Plus on Windows 8 pictures and hands-on

By 26 February 2013

Nokia is about to expand its Nokia Music service beyond the Nokia Lumia handsets, the company has confirmed. But rather than offer it just as an app to other Windows Phone manufacturers like HTC in the same way it is about to do with its navigation maps,... >>

Watch YouTube in Windows 8 for just £724.99

Watch YouTube in Windows 8 for just £724.99

By 21 February 2013

We've seen some app developers try to get money for nothing - or very little at least - in our time, but we're astounded to see a simple YouTube player app called "YouTube player deluxe" that costs a penny shy of £725. What's most amusing is that the... >>

HP Envy x2 review
3.5 out of 5

HP Envy x2 review

By 14 February 2013

HP's take on the Windows 8 tablet-meets-laptop concept comes in the form of the Envy x2, an 11.6-inch brushed-aluminium hybrid that, on initial inspection, looks to be a quality nugget of glistening tech. Under the silver-like skin there's the likes of... >>

Microsoft hints Windows support for smaller tablets

Microsoft hints Windows support for smaller tablets

By 13 February 2013

When Microsoft released its Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Windows RT foray to the market last year, it moved for a unified experience across the tablet, mobile phone, and desktop computer. Microsoft now says it is prepared to support demand for different... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro teardown reveals little repairability, scores a 1 out of 10

Microsoft Surface Pro teardown reveals little repairability, scores a 1 out of 10

By 13 February 2013

Followings its release last week, the Microsoft Surface Pro has been torn-down to reveal what the inside of the Windows 8 tablet is touting.   As usual, the folks at iFixit performed the teardown. The skilled technicians found a whopping 90 screws in... >>

Asus VivoTab Smart  review
4 out of 5

Asus VivoTab Smart review

By 13 February 2013

The Asus VivoTab Smart is certainly an interesting idea. Boiled down to basics, it's a Windows 8 tablet compressed into the sort of design you'd expect for a Windows RT tablet. That means it's small and light, and will be the ideal device for you to carry... >>

Microsoft: Surface Pro stock improving this week

Microsoft: Surface Pro stock improving this week

By 12 February 2013

Microsoft has confirmed that Surface Pro stock will strengthen by 16 February, after both the 64GB and 128GB models sold out quickly at most US retail outlets.  The head of the Microsoft Surface Team provided a few details about availability in a chat... >>