|Thursday, 09 May 2013 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|Windows 8 - 100 million licenses sold|
...The release of Microsoft’s Windows 8 desktop and tablet operating system (OS) might not have delivered the sales boost to an already struggling global PC mar...
|Thursday, 02 May 2013 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|IDC - Tablet market surges ahead in Q1 2013 on strong sales|
...and Surface Pro).
IDC did note that Windows RT and Windows 8 struggled to gain any sort of traction on the tablet front beyond Microsoft’s own Surfa...
|Thursday, 25 April 2013 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|Apple still top of tablet sales in Q1 2013|
And what about Redmond?
SA stated that Microsoft’s Windows OS secured a niche 7.5% global share of worldwide tablet shipments in Q1 2013. The analytics c...
|Wednesday, 17 April 2013 by Ryan Noik|
|Windows 8.1 may be in the works|
...d to addressing some of the criticisms lobbed at its latest Windows 8 OS.
According to The Verge, the company is rumoured to be working on Windows...
|Thursday, 04 April 2013 by Staff Writer|
|Reimagined MSN for Windows 8 arrives in SA|
...Howzit MSN is bringing the reimagined MSN look and feel for Windows 8 to South Africa, offering users a new experience designed for the touch and tablet worlds.
|Thursday, 14 March 2013 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|Twitter makes official Windows 8 app available|
...itter has announced the release of the official Twitter for Windows 8 application that makes it easier for PC, notebook, and tablet users to tweet, share as well a...
|Thursday, 14 March 2013 by Michael Joubert|
|Quick review - Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13|
...As a notebook…
As a straight forward ultrabook, the Windows 8-based Yoga is very efficient, since it comes with a third-gen Intel Core i5 processor (i5-331...
|Wednesday, 13 March 2013 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|Android to overtake iOS as top tablet platform|
...ed market share to the benefit of Windows-based tablets, as Windows 8 is expected to grow from 1% of the market last year to 7.4% during 2017. IDC is of the opinio...
|Thursday, 07 March 2013 by Staff Writer|
...For Microsoft, Windows 8 is more than its latest operating system; it’s a clear signal that the Redmond behemoth believes that the future is touch, while the...
|Monday, 04 February 2013 by Staff Writer|
|HP ElitePad 900 launched in SA|
...ally at an event held in Rosebank, the HP ElitePad 900 is a Windows 8-based device aimed at the business end of the tablet market.
Since their previous tablets, i...
|Thursday, 31 January 2013 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|IDC - tablet shipments soar during strong holiday quarter|
...m’s shipped almost eight million combined Android and Windows 8-running tablets during the quarter, snagging 15.1% market share in the process.
|Tuesday, 22 January 2013 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|Net Applications reveals latest desktop OS market share|
....43% usage stake, just ahead of Redmond’s newest OS - Windows 8 - and its 2.25% share. Microsoft recently surpassed the 60 million mark in Windows 8<...
|Tuesday, 15 January 2013 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|Structural shift of PC market coming - Gartner|
...lso concurred with IDC that the launch of Microsoft’s Windows 8 did not have a significant impact on PC shipments within Q4 2012.
HP on top, Lenovo is run...
|Monday, 14 January 2013 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|IDC - weak PC shipments in Q4 2012 leads to annual decline|
... final quarter of last year that Microsoft launched its new Windows 8 desktop and tablet operating system (OS) and the analytics company said that this new OS did ...
|Friday, 11 January 2013 by Staff Writer|
|Top tech trends for 2013 Part 2|
...s for 2012.
What we want in 2013
Major improvement on Windows 8
We haven't had the most pleasant experience with Windows 8 here in the Tech...
|Wednesday, 09 January 2013 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|Windows 8 - 60 million licenses sold|
...After blowing past the 40 million mark in Windows 8 licences sold at the end of November 2012, Microsoft now announced that it has surpassed the 60 million mark. &...
|Thursday, 20 December 2012 by Ryan Noik|
...hybrid, that effortlessly and fluidly shifts from between a Windows 8 slate, to being a Windows 8 notebook.
The manner in which it accomp...
|Wednesday, 12 December 2012 by Ryan Noik|
|Samsung Series 5 Ultra NP 540U3C|
...With the launch of Windows 8 a couple of months ago, it was only a matter of time before our anticipation of seeing Windows 8-laden offerings woul...
|Friday, 07 December 2012 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|21 million ultrabooks to ship in 2012 - ABI Research|
...d device prices, a sluggish global economy and the wait for Windows 8, have all contributed to low ultrabook sales during the first half of 2012.
|Wednesday, 28 November 2012 by Hanleigh Daniels|
|Microsoft passes 40 million mark in Windows 8 licences sold|
...Market research firm Gartner recently described Windows 8 as a must-take gamble for Microsoft in order to stay relevant within a world where mobile devices are bec...