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Microsoft to price Windows 8 Pro at $69.99, $199 after promotion

Microsoft to price Windows 8 Pro at $69.99, $199 after promotion

A source close to Microsoft has finally announced their pricing for their latest operating system, Windows 8, which is being released in October. Apparently a Promotional period will follow the release till January 31st, 2013 where Windows 8 Pro will be priced at $69.99 and $199 after the January 31st date. Microsoft will also apparently offer a Windows 8 to Windows 8 Pro Upgrade path option where... »

Metrotwit for Windows 8 preview, out now for download

Metrotwit for Windows 8 preview, out now for download

We recently gave everyone an exclusive sneak peak at the forthcoming MetroTwit for Windows 8 app, and from the initial reactions it looks like people have been very excited about this launch. Well we’re happy to tell everyone that today we’re finally releasing pictures of what MetroTwit for Windows 8 will actually look like, in an Techin5 Exclusive preview. We’ve actually been us... »

Windows Phone 8 Announced! Dual Core, 720p screens, and NFC imminent

Windows Phone 8 Announced! Dual Core, 720p screens, and NFC imminent

Microsoft has finally taken the wraps off it’s latest operating system – Windows Phone 8, and it’s finally brought the Windows Phone OS into 2012 and beyond. There were some great features announced today during the Live Presenation, and while we didn’t get to see all the consumer features (Microsoft say they won’t be showing all the features just yet),  what we did m... »

WWDC 2012 – Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue

WWDC 2012 – Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue

 Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) finished on the 15th of June, so here is a roundup of the key updates and developments across the Apple product range.   Something Old: iCloud Update: Apple have announced updates to its iCloud service. These include the addition of documents to the iCloud, Safari iCloud Tabs and messages. Finally, the will be proper integration and support for the i... »

Seductive Motion

Seductive Motion

This is a sponsored post by Samsung Talk about mixed signals. When this gorgeous model uses motion-control technology, her Samsung Smart TV isn’t the only thing that reacts. Shot in Buenos Aires, Samsung’s short film takes a tongue-in-cheek look at technology and love-struck men. Try and spot all of the celebrity cameos as they rush across the street! »

Don’t hate on Windows 8 (infographic)

Don’t hate on Windows 8 (infographic)

Frugal dad have just sent us this nice infographic on why people shouldn’t hate on Windows 8, and we agree. Within the nicely made infographic, they go through the key features of Windows 8 (from Metro to Skydrive) and why it will be important to us in our future. Take a look and tell us what you think! Source: Frugal Dad »

Windows 8 Round-up so far at Computex – Acer, Asus, MSI

Windows 8 Round-up so far at Computex – Acer, Asus, MSI

Computex 2012 has thrown up a lot of Windows 8 computers and tablets so far, and we’re going to quickly zoom through each on and let you decided which one you’d prefer. Of course, if you’re not familar with Windows 8, then you have to check out our extensive reports and articles we’ve written thus far here. We’ve not included every model, just ones we found interestin... »

Confirmed – Australians to pay $14.99 to upgrade to Windows 8 (with conditions)

Confirmed – Australians to pay $14.99 to upgrade to Windows 8 (with conditions)

We’ve known for some time that American purchasing Windows 7 copies in the future would be getting a great $14.99 upgrade to Windows 8, provided they purchase their Windows 7 PC between June 2, 2012 and January 31, 2013 (and the upgrade has to be purchased before the end of February 2013). And it seems us Aussies will be able to hook onto the same deal, as confirmed my Microsoft! Luckily, th... »

‘Metro’ MetroTwit for Windows 8 coming soon

‘Metro’ MetroTwit for Windows 8 coming soon

If you know us, then you already know that MetroTwit is our favourite desktop twitter client on Windows. However, if there’s one thing that the Metro side of Windows 8 is sorely missing is a good twitter client (or any twitter app for that matter worth using), which is where MetroTwit for Windows 8 (dubbed Metro MetroTwit) comes into play. I got a chance to check out the app personally on a ... »

Windows 8 Release Preview now out for your downloading/upgrading pleasure

Windows 8 Release Preview now out for your downloading/upgrading pleasure

Windows 8, we’re all familiar with the outstanding and innovative OS from Microsoft so we’re not going to dwell on it much. What we can tell you is that Windows 8 Release Preview was released early this morning, and it’s now ready for your downloading pleasure from the source link below. We were aware that the company said it would be available early June, and low and behold it w... »

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