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Windows 8 grows in market share and Microsoft intends to invest $405 million to keep it up

Windows 8 grows in market share and Microsoft intends to invest $405 million to keep it up

Michael Archambault 151

We recently reported that Windows Phone is the world’s fastest growing smartphone operating system with a 275% percent growth rate, but that might not be Microsoft’s only reason to smile. According to NetMarketShare, Windows 8 now owns 9.25% of the desktop market. Breaking that number down even further, we find that 1.72% of all market share belongs to Windows 8.1, while the other 7.53...

Dell Venue 8 Pro – Unboxing and first impression of the 8-inch Windows tablet

Dell Venue 8 Pro – Unboxing and first impression of the 8-inch Windows tablet

Daniel Rubino 211

Dell's first 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet hits the market With Windows 8.1 unleashed by Microsoft a couple of weeks ago, it’s about time we started seeing some new hardware. One of the big new areas for Microsoft is in the 8-inch tablet range, where Apple and Android have been fighting it out for some time now. Sure, Microsoft had the Acer W3 but with its craptacular display, they needed...

Dell launches new Precision M3800 Laptop and knows how to flaunt design

Dell launches new Precision M3800 Laptop and knows how to flaunt design

Michael Archambault 75

Dell has really been stepping up the design of their machines, which has certainly brightened our view of the company’s future, along with the future appeal of Windows. Today, Dell has announced a brand new Prevision workstation – and wow, it is beautiful. The new Dell Precision M3800 is a 15-inch workstation with an ultra-high 3200 x 1800 multitouch display and a thin 0.7 Inch form...

Microsoft's latest generation Surface devices have landed - should you pick one up?

Microsoft's latest generation Surface devices have landed - should you pick one up?

Michael Archambault 197

Attention Microsoft fans, it is officially October 22, 2013 here in the United States, and the latest generation of Surface tablets are now available for your purchasing delight. In addition, all new Surface accessories are also available including the refined Touch Cover 2 and Type Cover 2. The questions many are asking, are of course "should I pick one up for the first time?" and "...