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16 Jan 2012
Windows 8 is stable on the ARM chip platform and will be seeded to developers soon, sources told CNET. Devices may be priced significantly less than their Intel counterparts, too.
13 Jan 201217 Nov 2011
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Nokia is planning to launch a Windows-running tablet during the summer of 2012, the head of Nokia France said in an interview with a French newspaper.
As Microsoft says, Metro is "touch first." You can use it with a keyboard and mouse, but any Windows 8 PC that doesn't have a touchscreen is going to feel a tad retro.
16 Sep 2011
The beauty of these system-on-chip architectures is that they can be placed in very tight spaces. This obviously impacts case designs.
26 Aug 201119 Jul 2011
Microsoft is realizing that the "feel" of touch to the user is more important than simple hardware performance. It's also testing manufacturers' bezel designs, graphics setups and screen cover glass in an attempt to make Windows 8 "feel right."
30 Jun 20113 Jun 2011
Support for the latest UEFI specifications also means that American Megatrends' (AMI) Aptio core 126.96.36.199 is fully ready to support Microsoft Windows 8 and the key security and pre-boot optimizations anticipated in the next-generation version of the OS.