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Windows Essentials 2012 drops Live branding but makes up for it with new features

Windows Essentials 2012 drops Live branding but makes up for it with new features

robert brand 46

Windows Live Essentials has been part of most Windows Users standard installation for many years now. This familiar and ‘essentials’ set of applications does much to make Windows come to life as a useful productivity tool. Providing photo editing, movie making, blogging, email, synchronising and instant messaging apps, ‘Essentials’ forms a solid backbone for basic computing throughput...

Nvidia CEO talks smack about Windows 7 on tablets; backs Android. Where's WP7?

Nvidia CEO talks smack about Windows 7 on tablets; backs Android. Where's WP7?

Daniel Rubino 19

This week has been a somewhat exciting one if you've been following the annual Computex show in Taipei. For one, Asus demonstrated their Eee pad, which sadly won't be out till first quarter 2011. The 12-inch EP121 features Intel's Core 2 Duo CULV processors, Windows Embedded Compact 7 for the UI (and Windows 7 too?), and a supposed 10-hour battery life. The battery here is the killer...