Windows 8 http://winsupersite.com/taxonomy/term/12369/more en By the Book: August 24, 2014 http://winsupersite.com/windows/book-august-24-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Some progress, but moving slowly this month </div> <div class="node-body article-body">I didn't get as much work done on the books as I had hoped while I was away in Barcelona. But I did issue several book updates while I was away, and should be able to crank up the speed now that I'm heading home.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows/book-august-24-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows/book-august-24-2014#comments Mobile devices Surface Pro 3 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Xbox Music Windows 8 Windows Phone Windows RT Windows Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:09:00 +0000 42651 at http://winsupersite.com PhotoFunia, ctj71081 on Flickr OneNote for Windows Store Gets a Major Update http://winsupersite.com/office/onenote-windows-store-gets-major-update <div class="field-deck"> Printing, PDF inserting, and ink highlighting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The OneNote mobile app for Windows 8/RT—or what Microsoft calls the OneNote Windows Store app—was updated today with some much-needed new capabilities. The new version supports printing, file insertion, and highlighting, plus some accessibility updates and numerous bug fixes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/office/onenote-windows-store-gets-major-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/office/onenote-windows-store-gets-major-update#comments Mobile devices OneNote Windows 8 Windows RT Office Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:08:00 +0000 42451 at http://winsupersite.com So What Does a $200 PC Look Like? http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/so-what-does-200-pc-look <div class="field-deck"> Like a Chromebook, apparently </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At its Worldwide Partner Conference in July, Microsoft very quickly showed off a coming $200 HP laptop that it said would compete with low-cost Chromebook offerings. The HP Stream, as it's called, is only possible because of Microsoft's decision to offer "zero dollar" Windows licensing to hardware partners. So what does a $200 PC look like, you ask? Brace yourself: It looks almost exactly like a Chromebook.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/so-what-does-200-pc-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/so-what-does-200-pc-look#comments Mobile devices Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8.1 with Bing Windows 8 Hardware Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:31:00 +0000 42381 at http://winsupersite.com Coming Soon: Threshold Public Preview http://winsupersite.com/windows/coming-soon-threshold-public-preview <div class="field-deck"> The wait is almost over </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Looking for something to take the sting out of a drastically reduced Windows 8.1 Update 2? Then consider this: According to reliable reports, Microsoft will issue a public preview of Windows 9—currently codenamed "Threshold"—as soon as next month, giving everyone an opportunity to check out the new Start menu, floating Modern apps on the desktop, virtual desktops, and other new features and changes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows/coming-soon-threshold-public-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows/coming-soon-threshold-public-preview#comments Windows 9 Windows 8 Windows Sat, 16 Aug 2014 07:50:00 +0000 42311 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8.1 Update 2 http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-2 <div class="field-deck"> Surprise, there are a few more new features </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Most readers of this site know all about the convoluted history of Windows 8.1 Update 2, which Microsoft recently demoted to the less interesting August 2014 update rollup. But now that this update is available, we can see that there are a few more new features that were not previously confirmed by Microsoft for some reason.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-2#comments Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 2 Windows 8 Windows RT Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:05:00 +0000 42241 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8.1 Update 1 Becomes Mandatory for Businesses Next Week http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-becomes-mandatory-businesses-next-week <div class="field-deck"> Get updated now to get updated in the future </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With an eye on its new servicing schedule, Microsoft will make Update 1 for Windows 8.1—which was initially released back in April—a mandatory update starting this patch Tuesday, August 12. What this means is that Windows 8.1-based PCs will need to have Update 1 installed before they will receive any further updates after Tuesday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-becomes-mandatory-businesses-next-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-1-becomes-mandatory-businesses-next-week#comments Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8 Windows RT Fri, 08 Aug 2014 17:38:00 +0000 42191 at http://winsupersite.com Surface Pro 3 to Launch in 25 Additional Markets on August 28 http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-launch-25-additional-markets-august-28 <div class="field-deck"> Around the world in 22 days </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you live outside of the United States, Canada or Japan, and have been waiting to get your hands on a Surface Pro 3, the wait is almost over: Microsoft announced today that its new tablet will ship in 25 additional markets around the world in about three weeks, on August 28. And Surface Pro 3 will launch in all Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 configurations on that day in those markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-launch-25-additional-markets-august-28" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-launch-25-additional-markets-august-28#comments Microsoft Surface Mobile devices Surface Pro 3 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8 Hardware Wed, 06 Aug 2014 09:17:00 +0000 42071 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8.1 Update 2 Detailed by Microsoft http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-2-detailed-microsoft <div class="field-deck"> No rumors, no speculation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">On the second Tuesday of every month, Microsoft releases security and other updates to its major products in an event called Patch Tuesday. A week before Patch Tuesday, however, the firm issues bulletins that describe what those patches will be. So now we know which changes are coming in next week's release of Windows 8.1 Update 2. As promised, it's nothing major.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-2-detailed-microsoft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-2-detailed-microsoft#comments Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8.1 Update 2 Windows 8 Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:49:00 +0000 42041 at http://winsupersite.com Surface Pro 3: Balancing Power, Price ... And Heat? http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-balancing-power-price-and-heat <div class="field-deck"> It can be cool and quiet or fast and loud, your choice </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With all five models of Surface Pro 3 now shipping in the US and Canada, we're going to start getting some answers about how each differs. Obviously, the various models get more expensive as you move up from an Intel Core i3 processor to an i5 and then an i7. But how do these upgrades impact performance, battery life, heat and fan noise, and other important metrics?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-balancing-power-price-and-heat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-balancing-power-price-and-heat#comments Microsoft Surface Mobile devices Surface Pro 3 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8 Hardware Mon, 04 Aug 2014 06:09:00 +0000 41931 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8.1 Update 2 is Shipping This Month http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-2-shipping-month <div class="field-deck"> Blink and you'll miss it </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Windows 8.1 Update 2 is arriving in August as expected. But it has likewise been deemphasized as expected so that the originally broader changes can be rolled into the next major version of Windows. Now the update will simply be communicated as the "August update" to the OS and it will include no major new features at all. Exciting!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-2-shipping-month" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-update-2-shipping-month#comments Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8.1 Update 2 Windows 8 Windows RT Mon, 04 Aug 2014 05:59:00 +0000 41921 at http://winsupersite.com