Windows 8: download and install the Release Preview

Windows 8: download and install the Release Preview
Microsoft made it’s Release Preview of Windows 8 available for download on May 29 2012. You can download image files (ISO) for both 32-bit and 64-bit systems or you can use the Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant to make an USB thumb drive and install Windows 8 on a separate computer, hard drive or partition by booting from it. After ...

Windows 8: delete downloaded setup files

Windows 8: delete downloaded setup files
If you’ve downloaded one of the previews (Developer, Consumer or Release) of Windows 8 via the Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant, you can regain several gigabytes of storage by deleting the temporary folder(s). Look for WindowsESD or ESD\Windows at the root of your C:-drive.

Technews for week 18

Here in Norway weeks starts on Monday and we use week numbers. Below is the most interesting technews for week 18. Samsung announced the much hyped Galaxy SIII in London this week. Personally I got so disappointed that I bought a HTC One X. In white of course. Peter Bright over at Ars Technica didn’t get caught by the ...

Technews for week 17

Here in Norway weeks starts on Monday and we use week numbers. Below is the most interesting technews for week 17. Google rebranded Docs to Drive to compete with Dropbox. By installing the app in Windows, Mac, Android or iOS (coming soon they say), your files will be synced across devices and always be up to date. ...

Sony Xperia S – I no longer want one

Sony Xperia S - I no longer want one
After parsing through reviews, forums and comments, I no longer want the Sony Xperia S. The plastic feeling, the backplate, the flimsy flaps covering the ports  and the hard-to-hit touch buttons is a turn-off. I wish the Xperia S was made the same way as it’s little brother Xperia P; Only four parts of aluminium with a SIM ...