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July 07, 2012

Windows 8 upgrades to cost $15 and $40

Microsoft is offering all current and valid Windows users to upgrade to the Metro-flavored OS for a reasonable price.

November 15, 2014

Microsoft: All WP8 Lumia phones will be upgraded to Windows 10

In response to a question from a Twitter user, Microsoft has announced that all Lumia smartphones running on Windows Phone 8 will be upgraded to the next version of Microsoft’s mobile OS which, according to the tweet, will be Windows 10.

October 18, 2013

Download Windows 8.1 upgrade today!

Microsoft has finally rolled out the Windows 8.1 update today, introducing more features and functionalities to the the popular operating system.

August 23, 2012

Windows 8 Pro upgrade now out for pre-order at $15

On October 26, 2012, Microsoft will start offering Windows 8 Pro upgrades to all PC users. Those who bought between June 2, 2012 to January 31, 2013 are eligible for a promo price of only $14.95.

September 30, 2014

Microsoft roundup: Windows ‘TH’, Hardware Conference, and more

We are a few hours away from what will be the unveiling of Microsoft’s newest operating system, and here’s what to expect tonight.

September 19, 2014

Windows 9 is coming, and here’s what to expect

Microsoft will unveil the new Windows 9 in a press event on September 30th. We may be a few weeks away from seeing the future of Microsoft’s flagship software, but that didn’t stop those who had early access to provide some noteworthy features. We give you a rundown of what to see from the next-gen operating system.

December 16, 2013

Android 4.3 upgrade for Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra rolls out

Sony has just announced that it has started rolling out the Android 4.3 Jellybean upgrade for the Xperia Z1 and the Xperia Z Ultra.

April 10, 2013

Microsoft announces end of support for Windows XP

Microsoft has recently announced that it will no longer support its 11-year-old operating system, Windows XP, starting April of next year.

January 31, 2013

Windows Phone 7.8 update rolls out to Lumia 800

Update to Windows Phone 7.8 has started rolling out for the Nokia Lumia 800. The update introduced a WP8-like UI to the first-gen Nokia Lumia phones.

January 19, 2013

Microsoft releases new pricing for Windows 8 and Pro

Microsoft has just released its new pricing for Windows 8 and Windows 8 Pro upgrades which will take effect starting February.

January 11, 2013

Panasonic launches Windows, Android ruggedized tablets

Panasonic has recently launched two new members of their Toughpad line of ruggedized tablets designed for “mission-critical and highly mobile workers” – the Windows 8 Pro-powered Toughpad FZ-G1, and the Android Toughpad JT-B1.

December 13, 2012

Samsung Galaxy S3 gets Premium Suite Upgrade

In a two-part blog entry in Samsung’s official global blog , the South Korean manufacturer detailed the new features included in the Premium Suite Upgrade that will hit Galaxy S3 users in the next coming weeks. Get to know these features included in this upgrade after the break.

November 29, 2012

Windows Blue to be released next year

Windows 8 was just released last month and Microsoft is already reported to be working on their next Windows OS codenamed ‘Blue‘ which is set for release in mid-2013.

November 02, 2012

HTC launches 8X, 8S, One X+ and One SV

HTC today launched several new Android phones and Windows Phone 8 handsets here in Singapore. Among the handsets that were shown were the HTC 8X, HTC 8S — both running Windows Phone 8; and the HTC One X+ and the HTC One SV.

October 30, 2012

Microsoft Philippines launches Windows 8

Microsoft Philippines has announced today the availability of Windows 8 for local consumers following the global launch announcement last October 26, 2012.

October 25, 2012

Windows 8 Launch, Singapore

Microsoft held the regional launch event of Windows 8 earlier today here in Singapore. Dozens of new PCs, laptops and tablets were showcased in the event that highlighted all of the new features of Windows 8.

September 04, 2012

Will netbooks become obsolete with Windows 8?

Windows 8 is just a month away and Microsoft is preparing huge budgets for its public launch. The company has even offered upgraders a huge discount (just under $15) to move up to Windows 8 if they recently bought a computer.

July 25, 2012

Windows 8 ‘Project Butter’

We’ve been hearing a lot of stories regarding the complete absence of the performance-sucking ‘Aero transparency’ on the latest build of Windows 8 (similar with windows XP and older), Microsoft has finally decided to stay true to its roots by bidding farewell to the excessive eye candies and gaining raw performance by taking the ‘less […]

July 19, 2012

Windows 8 Release Date announced

Whenever an upgrade or a release of a new product is about to take place, most of the time the date is always last to be announced.

June 26, 2012

Why Nokia Lumia phones won’t get Windows Phone 8

Last week, we asked readers if they also think Nokia got the short hand of the deal when Microsoft announced Windows Phone 8, leaving all existing WP7 handsets cold with no promise of a WP8 update.

June 21, 2012

Did Microsoft just screw Nokia with Windows Phone 8?

The earlier announcement of the Windows Phone 8 received mixed reactions. One — that it’s time for MS to add those features WP7 should have had in the first place and; two — that all existing WP7 handsets will not be upgraded to WP8. In the middle of it all is Nokia which just released […]

June 21, 2012

Windows Phone 8 becomes official

Microsoft has formally unveiled their latest Windows Phone 8 platform which will be available for both the handset and the tablet.

June 01, 2012

Microsoft announces Windows 8 Release Preview

Microsoft today announced the availability of Windows 8 Release Preview for download in 14 different languages. Go hit the break for the download link.

May 01, 2012

LG backs away from Windows Phone and LG Cloud

Over the past year, LG Mobile seemed to have struggled a bit in competing with other big names in the mobile phone industry. In comparison to the other South Korean company Samsung, we can’t help but notice that LG seemed to be a bit left behind in terms of global market share. In an attempt […]

April 19, 2012

All Windows Phone 7 handsets to get WP8 Apollo update

All Windows Phone 7 users will be happy to know that their handsets will be able to upgrade to Windows Phone 8 (codenamed Apollo) when it gets released.

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