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    Windows 8 vs Windows RT: Understanding the Differences

    You might already know that there are two different versions of Windows 8 (actually, three, but the differences between Windows 8 Pro and Windows 8 aren’t huge). Those are called Windows 8 and Windows RT, and Microsoft hasn’t exactly done the greatest job at informing everyone what the difference is. There’s a lot of confusion […]

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    How to Choose the Right Ultrabook For You

    Even before the release of Windows 8, and especially after it, different names and words for computers have been coming at you hard and fast – notebooks, hybrids, tablets, Ultrabooks, convertibles, and the list goes on and on. The problem is, that for once, there are so many great Windows-touting Ultrabook form-factors and models to choose […]

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    Top 10 Windows 8 Apps for Ultrabooks

    As Microsoft has made abundantly clear, apps are going to be a big part of the Windows 8 experience. If you have Windows 8 running on an older computer, that might not be true as much for you. But, if you have a shiny new Windows 8 Intel-inspired Ultrabook convertible – the device for which Windows […]

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    Outlook.com Preview Review

    Windows 8 has finally arrived, and Microsoft is bringing a lot of changes with it. We’re now seeing the modern U.I. (formerly known as Metro), tons of native apps, and a unified experience across all Windows devices like we’ve never seen before. Microsoft is looking to offer many new services along with their new operating […]

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    Windows 8 Launch and Microsoft Surface – First Impressions

    It’s being called the boldest leap Windows has made in decades, maybe ever, and it’s been the subject of much debate in the tech world ever since the tech world first laid eyes on it. Now, Windows 8 is here, and it’s hard to imagine a more misunderstood operating system coming out of the gate. […]

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    5 Must Have Ultrabook Apps for Students

    Back when I was in college, I remember thinking about how great it would be to have a small, light laptop. Maybe 13”, really thin, easy to carry around, but more functional than a netbook. I would have always used it in class to take notes, which is a lie, because I was a terrible […]

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    Sony VAIO Tap 20 and VAIO Duo 11 Hands-on

    Sony has just unveiled several new PCs with unique designs, all of which are ready to take advantage of Windows 8 to its fullest potential. The VAIO Tap 20 is being described as a  family tabletop PC. On one hand it’s a full fledged all-in-one desktop PC with a 20″ display and a 10-point multi-touch […]

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    AT&T Has the Best Day Ever, Announces Lots of Exclusives

    AT&T certainly is having the best day ever! The company has announced a slew of hot new smartphones, tablets and other devices, many of which are exclusives. Samsung The Samsung Galaxy Camera, which is one of the first connected cameras running on Android, is set to debut on AT&T and will have support for AT&T’s […]

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    HP ElitePad 900 is a Windows 8 Tablet Designed for Business

    Windows 8 officially becomes available at the end of this month, and that means we’re going to see a whole lot of new Windows 8-friendly hardware popping into stores soon. One device businessmen and women can expect is the HP ElitePad 900, a new tablet designed with productivity in mind.

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    IDF 2012 Wrap-Up with Hands-on Video

      Intel’s Developer Forum (AKA IDF 2012) in San Francisco has just wrapped up, and this year Intel used the conference as a platform to show off what will be hot in computing over the next 12 months. On the show floor Intel was showing off all sorts of new form-factors, from a myriad of PC […]

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    Intel’s Ultimate Coder Challenge: Week 4

    Intel’s Ultimate Coder Challenge is a unique competition where 6 developers go head to head to develop the ultimate Ultrabook app. I am participating as a judge in the competition, and over the past few weeks, I have been following the progress of these developers as they work to complete the ultimate Ultrabook app. Time sure is […]