Windows phone will be a serious contender by 2015

Windows phone is in the smartphone market for quite some time now but has not been able to get a significant market share until now. The low end windows phone have shown silver linings but the high end phones are just not selling. But that is not the end of the story. Windows and especially … Continue reading “Windows phone will be a serious contender by 2015”

Windows 9 mockups

Windows 8 was a massive revamp by Microsoft and it was completely different from its predecessor – Windows 7. Designed for touch screens, this new Windows did not appeal to the masses. Microsoft came out with Windows 8.1 to sort some issues but there is still a lot that needs to be sorted. has some … Continue reading “Windows 9 mockups”

Difference between Windows System Restore and Disaster Recovery

We have all experienced the joys of Windows computing failure. Whether it’s a complete system shutdown or malware that’s ruining your access, using Windows’ in-place backups will be an event that every Windows user will have to live through. The question remains, what does a system restore do? What about disaster recovery, aren’t they the … Continue reading “Difference between Windows System Restore and Disaster Recovery”

Windows 8 to release on 25th October

Apple has been in the news for launching events- The latest one being the iPhone 5. But Windows 8 is something people have been waiting for from a very long time. Infact millions of Consumer preview copies were also downloaded but finally the date has been declared. Windows 8 is going to launch on 25th … Continue reading “Windows 8 to release on 25th October”

Some keyboard shortcuts for Windows 7

Make all open windows transparent to view gadgets and icons on desktop. [Windows] + [Spacebar] (Aero Peek) Launch 3D representation of open windows and click [Tab] key again to flip through them. [Windows] + [Tab] (Aero Flip)  Cycle through desktop gadgets [Windows] + [G] Launches Windows Mobility Center [Windows] + [X]

Android on Windows Via BlueStacks

Android is just growing and growing. Now you can run your favorite android app on your PC. Yes, you heard it right PC. PC are an addition to the already successful android handsets and tablets. The Blue Stacks app player lets you run your android apps on Windows. Great isn’t it? You can download the Blue Stacks … Continue reading “Android on Windows Via BlueStacks”

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 goes full fledged, upgrades at $79

Adobe Inc. today announced full fledged availability of its Aperture competitor Lightroom 4 software for Mac OS and Windows, listing the application at a penny less than $150 for the standalone, or $79 for an upgrade.  Alternatively, customers who purchased Photoshop CS5, Photoshop CS5 Extended, or any Creative Suite 5.5 edition can get Lightroom 4 for … Continue reading “Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 goes full fledged, upgrades at $79”

How To: Submit your apps to the Windows 8 Store

Windows 8 is the next big thing for developers and Microsoft on its blog has given complete details on how to submit apps to the Windows 8 store. The link educating about app submission to the Windows 8 store is here. You can also watch the video here for more information.  

Firefox 10 for Windows and Mac [DIRECT DOWNLOAD LINKS]

Mozilla is following its new update policy very well and has updated its popular browser Firefox to version 10 today, bringing along support for full-screen web apps and extension management improvements, apart from few other minor changes. Antialiasing for WebGL is also now implemented, according to the new version’s release notes. You can download Firefox 10 final for Windows … Continue reading “Firefox 10 for Windows and Mac [DIRECT DOWNLOAD LINKS]”

Kinect for Windows

Kinect is one of the best gadgets in the market right now.Some tech experts also suggested that it outsold the iPad.Earlier we informed you how kinect and iPad worked together.That was obviously unofficial way to do it. But this time Microsoft have officially announced that Kinect will be available for Windows. It is infact available … Continue reading “Kinect for Windows”