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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... >>

Microsoft: Surface Pro selling out at many retail outlets on launch day

Microsoft: Surface Pro selling out at many retail outlets on launch day

By 9 February 2013

After a bevy of reviews earlier in the week, Microsoft's Surface Pro running Windows 8 went on sale on Saturday in the United States and Canada. The 64GB model starts at $899, with the 128GB model reaching $999.  A few hours after launch in retail stores... >>

Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook
3.5 out of 5

Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook

By 28 January 2013

Windows 8 has seen the rebirth of, well, pretty much every existing Ultrabook with a new touchscreen equivalent. But the Acer Aspire S7 is more than that. This white veneer-like finish laptop sure does look the part and also manages to cram a new 1080p... >>

Microsoft Q2 earnings: The tablet hasn't won yet, Windows 8 fights back

Microsoft Q2 earnings: The tablet hasn't won yet, Windows 8 fights back

By 24 January 2013

Microsoft has reported its Q2 earnings with record revenue of $21.46 billion and net income of $6.38 billion. The quarter was strong, fuelled by shoppers in the Christmas season looking to purchase Windows 8, Surface tablets, and Windows Phone 8. But... >>

Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro: Feb availability, but no snip with $899 start price

Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro: Feb availability, but no snip with $899 start price

By 22 January 2013

We were starting to wonder what had happened to Microsoft's Surface with Windows 8 Pro. Originally slated - excuse the pun - for a January release, the weeks have rolled by without an official release date penned in. The Surface Pro, as it's so often... >>

Microsoft hikes Windows 8 prices, now starting at $119

Microsoft hikes Windows 8 prices, now starting at $119

By 18 January 2013

Microsoft has announced new pricing for Windows 8 beginning 1 February, doing away with its cheap $39.99 upgrade from Windows 7.  Boasting "good momentum with Windows 8", the upgrade edition will now be available for $119 and the Pro upgrade edition... >>

Asus finally ready to build a Windows Phone, but with Windows 8 not WP8

Asus finally ready to build a Windows Phone, but with Windows 8 not WP8

By 17 January 2013

Asus is reportedly in talks to enter the Windows Phone market, almost a year after first saying it would. However, instead of bringing out an Asus-branded Windows Phone 8 device, it seems the manufacturer would favour a smartphone loaded with Windows... >>

LG Windows 8 touch-enabled monitor pictures and hands-on

LG Windows 8 touch-enabled monitor pictures and hands-on

By 10 January 2013

Many people have complained about Windows 8 when it comes to using the OS on desktop, or even laptop computers. The touch input on these machines is slightly pointless, they argue, because they’re usually not touch-enabled. So a new LGs display is... >>

LG ultrabook, slider PC and desktop all-in-one pictures and hands-on

LG ultrabook, slider PC and desktop all-in-one pictures and hands-on

By 10 January 2013

LG has launched a range of new computers at CES 2013, among them, a slender all-in-one PC, an Ultrabook and a sliding laptop which can become a Windows 8 tablet. All seem to have gone for a white case - a pleasant change from all those silver and black... >>

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S pictures and hands-on

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S pictures and hands-on

By 9 January 2013

The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S is the Yoga that we've been waiting for. When we reviewed the original Yoga 11, we were fond of its quirky design but didn't think that the Windows RT operating system offered enough for the money. READ: Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga... >>