Articles tagged with: Windows 8

Amazon Accidentally Leaks Smallest Windows 8 Tablet Details

What could be the smallest Windows 8 based mobile tablet may have been accidentally leaked earlier today before the details were swiftly taken down. more

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ASUS Launches VivoTab Smart Tablet with Intel Atom Processor

Taiwan's Asus has shown off a 10.1-inch tablet running on Microsoft's Windows 8 software.  more

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Emirates Airlines Offering Windows Tablets to Staff

While a number of airlines are issuing Apple iPads to their staff, Emirates Airlines has opted for a Windows 8 based tablet supplied by HP. more

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In a Break from the Past, Windows 8 Will Not Spur a Surge in DRAM Shipments

Debuts of new PC operating systems (OS) from Microsoft Corp. always have generated double-digit percentage increases in quarterly DRAM shipments -- until this year, when the rollout of Windows 8 is not expected to generate a significant rise, more

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HTC Expected to Undercut Nokia in Windows Based Smartphone Prices

HTC is expected to price its forthcoming Windows 8 based smartphones at an aggressive level in to order to boost sales as it uses the platform to supplement its shrinking Android market share. more

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Early Success of Windows-Based Tablets has Everything to do with Price

Media tablets powered by new Microsoft operating systems Windows 8 and Windows RT will have an impact on the overall market; just not this year, according to market intelligence firm ABI Research. more

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Android Apps to Run on Windows 8 Based Devices

Chipmaker, AMD says that it has invested in BlueStacks, a venture-backed firm developing software that enables Android applications to run full-screen on Windows-based devices. more

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Apple & Android Capture 94 Percent Share of Global Tablet Shipments in Q3 2011

According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, global tablet shipments reached 17 million units in the third quarter of 2011. Apple iOS and Android dominate the worldwide market with a combined 94 percent share. more

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Despite Media Tablet Inroads, The Notebook PC Lives On

Although the media tablet war has inflicted an early casualty on the mobile PC industry with the demise of the netbook, the overall notebook market will live to fight another day, with shipments rising by 100 million units by 2015 partly because of the rising sales of PC tablets,  more

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Gartner Says Weak Competitors Supporting Strong Apple iPad Sales

Worldwide media tablet sales to end users are on pace to total 63.6 million units, a 261.4 percent increase from 2010 sales of 17.6 million units, according to Gartner. Media tablet sales will continue to experience strong growth through 2015 when sales are forecast to reach 326.3 million units.  more

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