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Windows XP and Vista users: time to upgrade?

Windows XP and Vista users: time to upgrade?

A new Microsoft blog post urges businesses using Windows XP to start getting ready to move to Windows 7 or Windows 8.
Oct 22 2012, 1:33PM
Could your café, boutique, design firm do with a touchscreen computer?

Could your café, boutique, design firm do with a touchscreen computer?

While watching Acer show off its large Aspire 7600U touchscreen Windows 8 computer today, we couldn't help but wonder who might use one.
Oct 19 2012, 5:26PM
Windows RT vs Windows 8: Which Surface for work?

Windows RT vs Windows 8: Which Surface for work?

So, you want a Windows tablet for work. What's the difference between the Surface with Windows RT and the Surface with Windows 8 Pro?
Oct 18 2012, 10:13AM
Microsoft Surface tablet will start at $559

Microsoft Surface tablet will start at $559

Australian pre-orders have been announced for Microsoft's new Surface tablet with Windows RT. Here is what you need to know about Surface, Windows RT and the hidden costs.
Oct 17 2012, 10:47AM
Dell unveils PCs and laptops for Windows 8

Dell unveils PCs and laptops for Windows 8

We're less than a couple of weeks away from the official launch of Windows 8 and Dell has joined the brands announcing new lineups of desktops, laptops and tablets.
Oct 16 2012, 4:30PM
Use QuickBooks and MYOB? Read this

Use QuickBooks and MYOB? Read this

The next versions of Quicken, QuickBooks and MYOB products for Australian users will be very important if you plan on using the software with Windows 8. Here's what you need to know.
Oct 15 2012, 1:49PM
You'll pay just over $1,000 for Lenovo's combo tablet/laptop

You'll pay just over $1,000 for Lenovo's combo tablet/laptop

At $1,049 for the entry level model, Lenovo's combo tablet-and-laptop-in-one could be a tempting way to enter the Windows 8 era.
Oct 10 2012, 1:48PM
Dell Latitude 10: your next business computer?

Dell Latitude 10: your next business computer?

Announced overnight, the Dell Latitude 10 is an important test of how useful Windows tablets will be for work.
Sep 20 2012, 3:18PM
Here comes Lenovo's ThinkPad Tablet 2 to Australia

Here comes Lenovo's ThinkPad Tablet 2 to Australia

Lenovo's new Windows 8 tablet will touch down in Australia in November.
Aug 31 2012, 1:23PM
Before you get a new Windows 8 tablet, read this

Before you get a new Windows 8 tablet, read this

Opinion: Why you should tread carefully when it comes to the new generation of Windows 8 devices.
Aug 30 2012, 5:56PM
Tip-sheet: 32 Windows-key shortcuts you might not know about

Tip-sheet: 32 Windows-key shortcuts you might not know about

Did you know there are more than 30 Windows 8 shortcuts using the Windows-key, many of which work in Windows 7? Click for a handy table listing them.
Aug 21 2012, 1:23PM
How to try Windows 8 without the pain

How to try Windows 8 without the pain

Here are some free tools you can use to test the Windows 8 trial out without having to completely wipe your computer when the 90 day trial ends.
Aug 17 2012, 11:12AM
Stop, don't rush to download free Windows 8 Enterprise trial version

Stop, don't rush to download free Windows 8 Enterprise trial version

Microsoft has released a limited test version of Windows 8, but you shouldn't rush to download it.
Aug 16 2012, 10:32AM
Microsoft Skydrive: 10 clouds aren't better than one

Microsoft Skydrive: 10 clouds aren't better than one

Microsoft revamps Skydrive, reminding us that this cloud thing was supposed to make finding our data easier, not harder.
Aug 15 2012, 1:05PM
Windows RT brands announced and Surface price rumoured

Windows RT brands announced and Surface price rumoured

A rumour published yesterday by Engadget is suggesting that Microsoft will be undercutting the existing tablet market significantly with a retail price of just $199.
Aug 15 2012, 11:00AM
Should you wait for a Windows 8 tablet?

Should you wait for a Windows 8 tablet?

The Microsoft Surface is coming, bringing the ability to run Windows programs, pen control and ability for several people to use the one device. Read more and decide if it's worth waiting for.
Aug 13 2012, 10:57AM
See if your software will work with Windows 8 and Mac OS X Mountain Lion

See if your software will work with Windows 8 and Mac OS X Mountain Lion

Here's a handy way of checking if your software will still work when you upgrade to Windows 8 and Mac OS X.
Aug 9 2012, 12:16PM
Microsoft pulls Metro moniker after trademark dispute

Microsoft pulls Metro moniker after trademark dispute

It's a core part of Windows 8, but you mightn't be hearing a lot more about Metro in the future. Read why.
Aug 6 2012, 1:06PM
Windows 8 goes RTM: should you care?

Windows 8 goes RTM: should you care?

Microsoft has announced that its all new operating system, Windows 8, will be Released to Manufacturers (RTM) over the coming weeks. What does that mean? windows 8 rtm when date
Aug 3 2012, 11:43AM
How to get ready for Windows 8, Mountain Lion

How to get ready for Windows 8, Mountain Lion

Some basic housekeeping you should do before upgrading to Windows 8 or Mountain Lion.
Jul 23 2012, 11:06AM

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