Tagged with Windows 8

Windows 8.1 Changes Announced At Build

Windows 8.1 Changes Announced At Build

Microsoft has officially announced at /Build/ changes coming the to Windows 8.1 platform.  Changes announced include: The ability to choose to boot directly into Desktop mode or directly to the start screen Home screen tiles can now be resized into 4 sizes. The smallest tile is 1/16 of our current standard tile in size, and it can’t … Continue reading

Microsoft’s latest commercial: Windows is Everywhere

Microsoft’s latest commercial: Windows is Everywhere

In a world where ecosystem is king and the best devices are nothing without backing – Microsoft wants you to know that they’ve got you covered. Entitled “Windows Everywhere,” the new Microsoft spot shows off how devices and services, including Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Skype, Office 365, Surface, Bing, Internet Explorer and Xbox Music & Video … Continue reading

SmartGlass for Xbox One Detailed at E3

SmartGlass for Xbox One Detailed at E3

As Microsoft had promised, the XBOX One presentation was chalked full of games with everything from the standard array of space marines and space armor, zombie apocalypses, brawlers and racing.  What was also front and center however was the further inclusion of the Smartglass offering.  Smartglass allows users of the XBOX One and XBOX 360 … Continue reading