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08.15.12
Windows 8 RTM: what's new in the final build of Windows 8?
08.15.12

Windows 8 RTM: what's new in the final build of Windows 8?

It's been two weeks since Microsoft signed off on Windows 8, and shipped the final code to manufac...

By D. Wollman,   08.15.12
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08.15.12
Windows 8 RTM now available to developers, IT departments with TechNet subscriptions
08.15.12

Windows 8 RTM now available to developers, IT departments with TechNet subscriptions

At this point, we're expecting very few surprises when it comes to Windows 8: Microsoft just shipp...

By D. Wollman,   08.15.12
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08.09.12
Microsoft reportedly settles on 'Windows 8' as replacement for 'Metro'
08.09.12

Microsoft reportedly settles on 'Windows 8' as replacement for 'Metro'

We've already heard that Microsoft was temporarily using "Windows 8-style UI" as a substitute for...

By D. Melanson,   08.09.12
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08.03.12
Poll: Is Mountain Lion devouring your Mac's battery life?
08.03.12

Poll: Is Mountain Lion devouring your Mac's battery life?

We've seen plenty of users report that Apple's latest OS, Mountain Lion, has caused a massive drop...

By Z. Honig,   08.03.12
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08.02.12
Windows 8's stock apps get pictured, tease its final build
08.02.12

Windows 8's stock apps get pictured, tease its final build

Microsoft might be wavering on the well established Metro moniker that it ascribes to its flat, li...

By S. Buckley,   08.02.12
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08.02.12
TshirtOS is web-connected, programmable, 100 percent cotton (video)
08.02.12

TshirtOS is web-connected, programmable, 100 percent cotton (video)

An LED display, camera, microphone, speaker and accelerometer all packaged into a t-shirt and cont...

By S. Sakr,   08.02.12
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08.01.12
Microsoft confirms Windows 8 has been released to manufacturing, OEM partners now have final code
08.01.12

Microsoft confirms Windows 8 has been released to manufacturing, OEM partners now have final code

RTM. To the everyman, those three letters may not mean much. To those waiting with bated breath fo...

By D. Murph,   08.01.12
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07.30.12
Top 10 subtle Mountain Lion features (and a few more)
07.30.12

Top 10 subtle Mountain Lion features (and a few more)

Lifehacker has put together a list of what they call the "top 10 secret features of Mountain Li...

By M. Schramm,   07.30.12
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07.30.12
Apple reports 3 million Mountain Lion downloads in four days, 'most successful OS X release'
07.30.12

Apple reports 3 million Mountain Lion downloads in four days, 'most successful OS X release'

We heard some rumblings ahead of the weekend from third-party sources, and like clockwork, Apple h...

By B. Heater,   07.30.12
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