By Christopher Price on June 16, 2014
It’s no secret that I slipped out of the blogosphere, with little fanfare. I’ll explain in a few hundred (okay, a couple thousand) words what it was all about, and why Console OS is so important today.
By PhoneNews.com Staff on January 31, 2013
Microsoft will dramatically change their pricing for Windows tomorrow, plus yank their free Windows 8 Media Center offering.
By Christopher Price on January 27, 2013
Newegg offers Windows 8 Professional for one of the lowest prices we’ve ever seen. But, act quickly, the offer is set to expire tonight at midnight.
By PhoneNews.com Staff on November 22, 2012
One of the lowest prices we’ve ever seen for Windows 8 Pro. If you don’t mind the concerning Walled Garden, it may be worth taking a look at.
By PhoneNews.com Staff on November 19, 2012
We kick off our annual all-tech deal coverage with a blockbuster sale for many popular Windows games, from Amazon.com.
By Christopher Price on October 26, 2012
We find one deal that nets the bare drive version of Windows 8, for the same price as Microsoft’s digital-download upgrade.
By Christopher Price on July 17, 2012
We take a second look at the Fedora-Microsoft agreement for Windows 8 Secure Boot. And, the unanswered questions about ARM, Windows RT… that you should forward to your nearest regulator.
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By Christopher Price on May 11, 2012
Microsoft’s consumer-friendly offshoot of Windows Server 2008 R2 arrives at a new price-point, with iOS apps included free of charge.
By Christopher Price on March 18, 2012
It’s a slow news weekend, onto deals! And, first up is a new classic which requires one powerful PC.
By Christopher Price on January 14, 2012
Microsoft has been discovered to have changed its requirements for the upcoming ARM version of Windows 8. The change essentially will prohibit ARM devices, including PCs, from running operating systems other than Windows 8 after they ship to customers. Specifically, Microsoft recently amended its requirements for ARM Windows 8 System Builders. Unlike Windows 8 for […]