A “Calling From Windows Support” Scam

I recently received a call from a really helpful person. I was told my PC had some very serious errors. I had already heard of scammers trying to take advantage of unsuspecting non-technical users… so I played along to see Continue reading A “Calling From Windows Support” Scam

Windows RT and Windows 8 Pro – The Differences You Need To Know

At the end of this week Windows 8 will be released. You will be able to purchase the new OS to install on your existing PC or will be able to buy a new Windows device with the new OS Continue reading Windows RT and Windows 8 Pro – The Differences You Need To Know

Welcome To The Post-PC Era – Here’s Your New PC!

The Post-PC era is here… mobile and touch devices are all over the place. Sub-PC devices and other convenient, light and long-battery life devices are here to stay; and as users begin the adoption process, they start to question whether Continue reading Welcome To The Post-PC Era – Here’s Your New PC!

Why Microsoft Should Sell MS Surface Starting at $399

Microsoft announced a few months back, the Microsoft Surface, which in its entry level will make use of the all new Windows 8 RT and ARM processors. Amazon has also announced the new Kindle Fire line, which will be bumped Continue reading Why Microsoft Should Sell MS Surface Starting at $399

Windows 8 Available on…

Windows 8 and Windows 8 RT will be available on October 26, 2012. Steven Sinofsky has dropped the date for the GA (General Availability milestone) date during the annual sales meeting. This announcement has several implications: The most obvious one, Continue reading Windows 8 Available on…

Windows 8 Launch Details From Toronto Today

Microsoft expanded the information available about their Windows 8 product line during their WPC event. Windows 8 is expected to reach the Release To Manufacturing  (RTM) milestone sometime on the first week of August. The final General Availability (GA) milestone will Continue reading Windows 8 Launch Details From Toronto Today

Microsoft Surface – The Name Of The Microsoft Tablet

The mystery event that Microsoft had planned for today is over now. Today, Microsoft has blown away everyone’s mind with this new, fresh, attractive and smart line of products called Microsoft Surface. You will be able to find more information about it Continue reading Microsoft Surface – The Name Of The Microsoft Tablet

Windows 8 RT To Have Great Anti-Malware Features

While attending MS TechEd 2012 in Orlando, FL a few bits and pieces of information keep coming out. Windows 8 RT; the Windows 8 version that will run in ARM processors, will be aimed at lighter-and-better-battery-life… but that is not Continue reading Windows 8 RT To Have Great Anti-Malware Features

Microsoft Demoes Windows 8 RT Features For The Enterprise

Today at the annual Microsoft TechEd conference; Microsoft demoed Windows 8 RT running on ARM devices with the premise of being enabled for the Enterprise. Microsoft had previously announced that Windows RT would not be able to run specific software that would enable Continue reading Microsoft Demoes Windows 8 RT Features For The Enterprise