Posts Tagged ‘windows 8’

From WordPress to a Windows 8 App

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A very interesting application that allows WordPress site owners to create a Windows 8 app for their blog without writing any code.

IdeaPress Open Source

 

Debate – Microsoft’s Windows 8 Approach: Bold, Arrogant, or Both?

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A very interesting debate, started by ZDNet columnist Ed Bott, with valid arguments for both sides of the coin.

Microsoft’s Windows 8 approach: Bold, arrogant, or both?

 

Why Windows 8 themes don’t work in Windows 7

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A very detailed look at Windows 8 themes and what’s new and different about them when compared to Windows 7 themes.

What’s New About Windows 8 Themes? Why They Don’t Work in Windows 7?

 

Windows “Blue” Leaked – What Changes are Coming to Windows 8?

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An early build of Windows “Blue” has leaked on the web. If you want to know more about the changes coming to Windows 8, read this complete overview:

What’s New in Windows “Blue” – The Next Update to Windows 8?

 

Can Tablet/Notebook Hybrids Rescue Windows 8?

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A great read from Ed Bott: PCs learn new tricks, but can tablet/notebook hybrids rescue Windows 8?

FREE How-To Geek’s Guide to Windows 8 (Kindle)

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Free, for a very limited time, the How-To Geek’s Guide to Windows 8 available as a Kindle download. Everything (and then some) you need to know about Win 8 is covered in The Geek’s book. 4 1/2 stars from Amazon reviewers, 5 stars from us but we’re biased and proud of it.

Download How-to Geek’s Guide to Windows 8

Paul Thurrott reviews the Surface with Windows 8 Pro

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This is a very detailed review that looks at many aspects about the Surface Pro, how usable it is, how it performs and who would benefit from using it.

Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro Review

 

A preview of the Firefox app for Windows 8

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Firefox is currently working on developing a touch friendly version of the browser, for Windows 8. Here’s how it looks like right now and what to expect from it, once its development is finalized.

Firefox for Windows 8 adds a touch of Metro style

 

Original Illustrations in a HD Windows Theme

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Check out this great theme for Windows 7 and Windows 8, featuring works crafted by artist Jozsef Vass.

Uncovering Artists Through Windows Themes – Jozsef Vass

 

Windows 8 book authors reveal all about Windows 8

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InfoWorld invited the 14 best selling authors of Windows 8 books to discuss about Windows 8, its strengths and weaknesses. The article makes for an interesting read where many diverse views are shared.

Check it out and add to the conversation: Windows 8 book authors dish on Windows 8




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