October 26

  • Analysts, PC industry cool on Windows 8 October 18, 2012

    New York: While Microsoft is touting next week's launch of Windows 8 as the saviour of the computer industry, PC makers and analysts are increasingly skeptical that the new operating system will lure consumers away from tablets and smartphones. Even Intel Corp., which makes the processors at the heart of 80...
  • Microsoft releases TV advertisement for Windows 8 October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Microsoft had started accepting pre-orders for the much anticipated operating system last week. According to the report, Microsoft has set the price of Windows 8 at $70 (roughly Rs 3,712) for a DVD pack. The operating system is also available digitally for $40 (around Rs 2,121), where users...
  • Microsoft sets Windows 8 price, opens for pre-order October 13, 2012

    Seattle: Microsoft Corp opened its Windows 8 operating system for pre-orders on Friday, setting the price for an upgrade to the full version of the software at $70 for a DVD pack. Users can also wait for launch on October 26 to download the system onto their computers for $40, an...
  • Windows 8 heads to computer manufacturers August 5, 2012

    San Francisco: Microsoft has announced that it has completed the product development and testing of Windows 8 and is releasing its next generation of operating system to computer makers. "The Windows 8 team is proud to share with you that a short while ago we started releasing Windows 8 to PC...
  • Microsoft Windows 8 will go on sale on October 26 July 19, 2012

    Seattle: Microsoft Corp said its new, touch-friendly Windows 8 operating system will be on sale October 26, almost exactly three years after the launch of Windows 7. That means customers will be able to upgrade old PCs to the new system on that date, or buy new hardware with the software...