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Windows 8 Developer Preview, not so shiny?

As everyone is probably aware by┬ánow, Microsoft made a Developer Preview of Windows 8 available last week during their Build 2011 event. Microsoft has clearly learnt a lot from Apple and Google about hosting such events, even stretching to a … Continue reading

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Windows 8 Announcement

So Windows 8 is now official, and includes support for both ARM and x86 code. Engadget have some excellent coverage of the announcement event, including an initial video of the OS in action. http://www.engadget.com/2011/06/01/microsoft-reveals-arm-powered-windows-8-prototypes/ First impressions are good, the Metro … Continue reading

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