Hotmail.com to become Outlook.com – switch now!

Hotmail.com to become Outlook.com - switch now!
I’ll just say it: I love the new design for Microsoft’s online email service! It’s clean, simple and effective. Outlook.com is the successor to Hotmail.com which it eventually will replace. Summer 2012 Microsoft made Outlook.com available as a preview. If you go to outlook.com and log in with your @hotmail.com, @live.com, msn@com (and so on), you automatically get the new ...

Windows 8 coming October 26 – download now!

Windows 8 is finished and if you have access to MSDN or Technet you can already download it. It has of course already spread to the torrent networks and I have run Windows 8 Pro for a couple of weeks. You’ll need a key to get through setup, but they are easy to find. Or you can ...

Windows 8: How to install without a product key and choose version

With Windows 7, you could skip entering a product key during setup. You would  then get a 30 days grace period before you had to activate, which could be pushed back a couple of times. You could also delete the ei.cfg file from the sources folder and during setup choose which version to install. Windows ...

Microsoft to release it’s own Windows 8 tablets this fall

Microsoft to release it's own Windows 8 tablets this fall
On June 19 2012 Microsoft revealed that together with Windows 8 this fall, they will also release (at least) two tablets, called Surface. One based on nVIDIA’s Tegra 3 platform running Windows RT (the ARM based version of Windows 8) and another running Windows 8 Pro on the Intel platform. The tablets will get an (optional) accompanying keyboard. With ...

Windows Phone beta period over – WP8 launches this fall

Windows Phone beta period over - WP8 launches this fall
On June 20 2012 Microsoft revealed the next version of their mobile operating system. Windows Phone 8. WP8 shares code with Windows 8 (for desktop), which gives WP8 support for multi core CPUs, 720p screen resolution, microSD cards (finally!), NFC and more. The sad news is that today’s Windows Phone handsets running WP7 won’t be upgradable due ...