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SkyDrive for Windows updated, gets a new logo

SkyDrive for Windows updated, gets a new logo

SkyDrive launched for the desktop in April this year and the Windows app got an update today. The most notable changes in this update are the new SkyDrive logo and a new status window feature. The update also adds new context menu options and improves performance and reliability.

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Windows 8 to RTM in August, launch in October

Windows 8 to RTM in August, launch in October

The acquisition of Perceptive Pixel wasn't the only major announcement made at the 2012 Worldwide Partner Conference. Microsoft also announced that Windows 8 will Release to Manufacturing (RTM) in the first week of August, and will reach General Availability (GA) by the end of October.

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Windows 8 Pro upgrade details announced

Windows 8 Pro upgrade details announced

Microsoft has announced that Windows 7, Vista and XP users will get an upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for only $39.99 for the downloadable version and just $69.99 for the packaged DVD version. Windows Media Center can be added to the install for no extra cost.

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Buy a Windows 7 laptop and get a color printer free

Buy a Windows 7 laptop and get a color printer free

The importance of having a printer handy is felt the most by students. Here's a good news - Indian students who are in the market looking for a new Windows 7 laptop can get a color inkjet printer free of cost, courtesy of Reliance Digital.

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Upgrade to Windows 8 for just $14.99 with Windows Upgrade Offer

Upgrade to Windows 8 for just $14.99 with Windows Upgrade Offer

Microsoft is rumored to be launching Windows 8 in October this year and has come out with Windows Upgrade Offer for users who purchase a Windows 7 PC during the period of 2nd June 2012 to 31st January 2013.

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Microsoft's flagship Touch Mouse reviewed

Microsoft's flagship Touch Mouse reviewed

The Microsoft Touch Mouse is a multi-touch, wireless, USB mouse originally designed exclusively for Windows 7. Featuring multi-finger gestures and Microsoft's BlueTrack Technology, this is a great mouse for desktops and laptops alike. And we got our hands on one! Check out the unboxing and detailed review after the break.

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Get Bing wallpapers and search on your desktop with Bing Desktop

Get Bing wallpapers and search on your desktop with Bing Desktop

If you're a Bing user, you most likely look forward to seeing the beautiful new photo that appears on the Bing home page every day. And you've probably also wanted to use the photos as your desktop wallpaper. With Bing Desktop coming out of beta, now there's a great way to get those lovely pictures.

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IE to get automatic upgrades on Windows XP and above

IE to get automatic upgrades on Windows XP and above

Internet Explorer is the most used browser in the world. But the problem is that many people are stuck with older versions. To combat this, Microsoft has decided to start automatic upgrades for IE across Windows XP, Vista and 7.

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