Windows 8 news, features and events

Becoming a leading content and service provider

Becoming a leading content and service provider
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 October 2015

Hong Kong media organisation has lowered power usage by 80% and boosted IT performance by 33%


King’s College London deploys 1,700 Dell OptiPlex 9030 PCs

King’s College London deploys 1,700 Dell OptiPlex 9030 PCs
By Rebecca Lambert | 23 July 2015

The all-in-one PCs were rolled out across the UK university in six weeks, along with a network upgrade

Lenovo’s new ideacentre Stick 300 fits in the palm of your hand

Lenovo’s new ideacentre Stick 300 fits in the palm of your hand
By Rebecca Lambert | 25 June 2015

Pocket-sized compute stick transforms HDMI monitors into fully functional Windows PCs

Acer releases new Windows notebooks and convertible laptops

Acer releases new Windows notebooks and convertible laptops
By Rebecca Lambert | 24 April 2015

The Aspire R 11, Aspire Switch 10 and more were unveiled at the next@acer event in New York

Alaska Airlines deploys Windows-powered tablets for passengers

Alaska Airlines deploys Windows-powered tablets for passengers
By Sean Dudley | 30 March 2015

Microsoft helps improve airline's entertainment experience with Windows Toshiba Encore 2 devices 

Malmö Aviation puts Dell tablets in the hands of its pilots

Malmö Aviation puts Dell tablets in the hands of its pilots
By Rebecca Lambert | 09 March 2015

The tablets will help the Swedish airline improve data capture on flights and boost productivity

Lenovo and HP bring new Windows devices to market

Lenovo and HP bring new Windows devices to market
By Rebecca Lambert | 03 March 2015

The ideapad MIIX 300 and HP Spectre x360 were both unveiled at Mobile World Congress

Dell adds Venue 10 Pro and Latitude 11 to its education device portfolio

Dell adds Venue 10 Pro and Latitude 11 to its education device portfolio
By Rebecca Lambert | 18 February 2015

New devices support flexible learning and have been designed especially for the classroom environment

Winning in transition: developing a new Windows tablet to meet demand

Winning in transition: developing a new Windows tablet to meet demand
By Guest | 17 February 2015

The choice when faced with an emerging product category such as tablet computing is not if you enter the market, but simply how you choose your offering, says Dave Ayling of CMS Computers

Dave Ayling explains how CMS Computers worked with Asda to bring a new tablet to market quickly

CDS helps British Army fight Ebola with Kinect-enabled video kiosk

CDS helps British Army fight Ebola with Kinect-enabled video kiosk
By Sean Dudley | 06 February 2015

Customised Windows 8.1 application also developed to deliver vital information to patients

Motion Computing unveils range of Windows-based rugged tablets

Motion Computing unveils range of Windows-based rugged tablets
By Sean Dudley | 05 February 2015

F5m and C5m devices to help delivery range of enhanced capabilities to workers in the field

NRF 2015: Microsoft and Hardee’s showcase self-order kiosk solution

NRF 2015: Microsoft and Hardee’s showcase self-order kiosk solution
By Sean Dudley | 12 January 2015

US restaurant chain speeds up waiting times and enhances customer experience

Dell unveils new XPS, Venue and Inspiron devices at CES 2015

Dell unveils new XPS, Venue and Inspiron devices at CES 2015
By Rebecca Gibson | 07 January 2015

New tablets, notebooks, laptops and desktop PCs offer enhanced battery life and better performance for business users

Lenovo unveils thinner, lighter business laptop with X1 Carbon

Lenovo unveils thinner, lighter business laptop with X1 Carbon
By Rebecca Lambert | 05 January 2015

Release of third-generation 14” ultrabook is part of a refresh across the entire ThinkPad portfolio

E Fun expands its Windows two-in-one device line up

E Fun expands its Windows two-in-one device line up
By Rebecca Lambert | 05 January 2015

The 10.1”, 11.6” and 12.5” Nextbook models were unveiled at CES 2015 and all run Windows 8.1

Avanade's Digital Workplace: boosting employee engagement

Avanade's Digital Workplace: boosting employee engagement
By Rebecca Gibson | 11 November 2014

Rebecca Gibson explores how Avanade's Digital Workplace approach will help retailers to empower employees with the knowledge they need to enhance the customer experience and become more invested in their role

Avanade explains how retailers can empower employees by giving them intuitive tools