Tag: Microsoft Windows

11
Sep

Bring back start button in Windows 8 with Start8 app

The new Windows has a bunch of new surprises in it, among which the Metro inspired user interface is the most prominent. The drastically changed interface received mixed feedback from users. While many liked it, others simply despised that. The reason behind their frustration is the missing start button that the people have become so…

4
Sep

Crisis: Threatening Your Virtual Machines

The virtual machines and networks have been free from any malware attack and threats so far. However, we have recently found a new breed of malware that can not only attack Windows and Mac OS X but also infect other environments including virtual machines as well. This malware is known as Crisis or Morcut which…

1
Sep

The new metro inspired logo of Microsoft

It’s been almost 25 years since Microsoft made any changes in their corporate logo. The new logo has been prevailed very recently where people could clearly see the link between new logo and the emerging products especially the Metro. In addition to the look and feel, there is also some other changes in the logo…

20
Aug

Get ready for Outlook.com: the next generation mailboxes

Microsoft has been making a number of developments in their array of Windows 8 OS and other related applications among which Outlook.com is the most promising one. This is a renovated webmail service from Microsoft which will complement the Cloud OS and take personal email to a new zenith. It is actually developed as Metro…

17
Aug

$199 Microsoft Windows 8 Surface Tablet makes a new buzz in the market

The recent buzz that the upcoming Microsoft Windows 8 Surface Tablet will be priced at only US$199 has created both excitement and anxiety among the people. We have been waiting for this tablet for a long time and had no idea about its release date as well as its price. However,  A credible source from…

17
Aug

Windows Server 2012 is ready to hit the market in September 2012

The much awaited windows server 2012 is all suited up to make its appearance in the global market on September 4, 2012. A number of credible sources from both inside and outside of Microsoft have confirmed that the windows server 2012 which was nicknamed Windows Server 8 is almost complete and it is already sent…

10
Aug

Simplified Windows 8 Printing: Desktop, Metro and RT

Guess what device is missing in Window’s Device Manager.  It’s a device we use with computers yet it’s not there.  It’s the printer.  Printers’ properties are not malleable enough to be mixed with other devices.  This shows in the accumulation of printer drivers.  The main types of Windows 8: Desktop, Metro and RT (Windows for…

9
Aug

Metro Signals Massive Changes With Windows 8

Windows is Microsoft’s main operating system and is currently one of the most popular platforms used by businesses and organisations all around the world. A large amount of press coverage has been trained on the upcoming release of Windows 8, which is expected to be available to the general public in late 2012. However, what…

8
Aug

Windows to go: Windows 8 in a pen drive

The idea might sound too innovative for a conservative company like Microsoft but it is true that you will be able to use the new Windows 8 Operating System not only through your hard disk but also your pen or thumb drive. Very recently, officials from Microsoft demonstrated a feature of Windows 8 named “Windows…

1
Aug

Microsoft Scheduled to End Support for Microsoft Office 2003 and Windows XP

With Windows 8 and Office 2013 on the horizon, Microsoft has announced that it will be ending support for Office 2003 and Windows XP. The reason for this is because the Support Lifecycle Policy, which was brought in in 2002, is ending. The policy outlined that Microsoft would provide a minimum of 10 years of…

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