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Acer Iconia B1 7-inch Android tablet to be $99 and out early 2013, cheap Windows 8 tablet to follow

Acer Iconia B1 7-inch Android tablet to be $99 and out early 2013, cheap Windows 8 tablet to follow

By 24 December 2012

Acer is planning to release a sub-$100 Android tablet in the new year, The Wall Street Journal reports. The Acer Iconia B1 will be $99 (£61), feature a 7-inch display and come with Jelly Bean out of the box. It is rumoured to be hitting the market early... >>

Microsoft Surface RT heads to UK high street: On sale at John Lewis this Friday

Microsoft Surface RT heads to UK high street: On sale at John Lewis this Friday

By 13 December 2012

Microsoft announced earlier in the week that it would be selling the Microsoft Surface RT outside of its own retail shops and online stores in the US and Australia but failed to mention the UK. Now we have confirmation from John Lewis that it will be... >>

Sony VAIO Duo 11
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Sony VAIO Duo 11

By 10 December 2012

The Sony VAIO Duo 11 is among the first of a swathe of new Windows 8 touchscreen "laptops". Well, it's sort of a laptop, but sort of a tablet too as the Duo 11 sits flat like a tablet out of the box, but can morph into a more upright position to reveal... >>

Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro release date: January 2013

Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro release date: January 2013

By 1 December 2012

Microsoft has announced the pricing for the Pro version of its Surface tablet, the Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro. Available in January 2013, the new Surface with Windows 8 Pro will be available in two versions. A 64GB model will cost $899, while... >>

40 million sign up to Windows 8

40 million sign up to Windows 8

By 28 November 2012

Microsoft has confirmed that it has sold 40 million Windows 8 licences since launching the operating system in October. “The journey is just beginning, but I am pleased to announce today that we have sold 40 million Windows 8 licenses so far,” Tami... >>

Product of the Year: 9th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

Product of the Year: 9th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

By 21 November 2012

This is the big one, the award that everyone wants to win. Product of the Year might be a gadget that walks off as a winner in another category, or it could be an outstanding device not recognised in the other areas. Whichever it is, the Product of the... >>

Logitech Windows 8 keyboards: K810, G710+ and washable K310 pictures and hands-on

Logitech Windows 8 keyboards: K810, G710+ and washable K310 pictures and hands-on

By 16 November 2012

With all the touch talk around Windows 8, it’s important to remember that you still might be better off with an actual, hard, keyboard rather than the on-screen version baked into the software. Step forward Logitech (does anyone else even make PC peripherals... >>

Logitech Touchpad T650, Touch Mouse T620 and Zone Touch T400 pictures and hands-on

Logitech Touchpad T650, Touch Mouse T620 and Zone Touch T400 pictures and hands-on

By 15 November 2012

Logitech is under no illusions about its place in the world of technology. Windows 8 has caused a shift in the computer landscape and there's a new experience ready for the right peripherals to augment it. There are two new conundrums to address. The... >>

Windows chief Steven Sinofsky quits Microsoft

Windows chief Steven Sinofsky quits Microsoft

By 13 November 2012

Microsoft's president of Windows and Windows Live, Steven Sinofsky, is leaving the company only a couple of weeks after Windows 8 was launched worldwide. At present, the reasons for his departure are unknown as is his destination, but the company will... >>

Universal Music downloads and VIP experiences for HP Windows 8 customers

Universal Music downloads and VIP experiences for HP Windows 8 customers

By 12 November 2012

HP has teamed up with Universal Music to try to attract the music-loving public to its latest Windows 8 PCs. But in the world of iTunes, Spotify and - let's face it - illegal downloads, what can the resulting Connected Music service bring to the end user... >>


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