Windows 8

iTnews looks under the covers of the upcoming Windows 8 OS to help IT administrators plan their next upgrade. What's under the covers? What does Windows 8 mean for app developers? Will you need to replace your PC fleet? Read on for answers.

The features you'll lose when upgrading to Windows 10

The features you'll lose when upgrading to Windows 10

Microsoft publishes final spec list.
Jun 5 2015 9:43AM
Apple phases out dual-boot support for Windows 7

Apple phases out dual-boot support for Windows 7

Newer Macs will dual-boot Windows 8 or later only.
Mar 23 2015 12:00PM
How Service NSW uses data to create ‘healthy competition’

How Service NSW uses data to create ‘healthy competition’

Real-time performance dashboards critical to constant improvement.
Jul 31 2014 6:38AM
Tas Police to issue fines via tablets

Tas Police to issue fines via tablets

Lobbying for new laws to enable SMS notices.
Jun 3 2014 2:59PM
Dutch govt also pays millions for XP support extension

Dutch govt also pays millions for XP support extension

Migration to Windows 7 and 8 requested.
Apr 7 2014 6:38AM
Microsoft targets Android with low-cost Windows phones

Microsoft targets Android with low-cost Windows phones

Eases hardware restrictions, uses cheaper kit.
Feb 24 2014 11:33AM
Windows 8 lags Win7 in first-year sales

Windows 8 lags Win7 in first-year sales

Licenses purchased, but not actually in use.
Feb 14 2014 10:32AM
Microsoft reverses stance on Windows XP security

Microsoft reverses stance on Windows XP security

Gives 15 month stay of execution.
Jan 17 2014 6:38AM
Windows 9 tipped for 2015 release

Windows 9 tipped for 2015 release

Insiders predict it is 'back the the future'.
Jan 13 2014 6:39AM
Sydney ferry service targets IT makeover

Sydney ferry service targets IT makeover

Upgrades to Windows 8.
Dec 4 2013 1:55PM
Uncertainty over Microsoft Windows RT hits education

Uncertainty over Microsoft Windows RT hits education

Will Microsoft drop the school's favourite?
Dec 2 2013 5:29AM
Transport Safety Bureau sets stage for IT transformation

Transport Safety Bureau sets stage for IT transformation

Windows 8.1, Surface Pro 2 rollout planned.
Nov 20 2013 6:40AM
Is Windows 8 selling slower than Vista?

Is Windows 8 selling slower than Vista?

[Blog post] The new operating system, one year on.
Oct 31 2013 6:59AM
Microsoft releases IE update blocker for Windows 7

Microsoft releases IE update blocker for Windows 7

Can opt out of automatic update.
Oct 14 2013 6:11AM
Qld parliamentarians get Windows 8 convertibles

Qld parliamentarians get Windows 8 convertibles

Fujitsu hybrids replace old Lenovos.
Oct 8 2013 6:45AM
Santos pushes Windows 8 tablets as laptop replacement

Santos pushes Windows 8 tablets as laptop replacement

Removes need to carry two devices.
Sep 5 2013 12:50PM
German infosec agency warns against Trusted Computing in Windows 8

German infosec agency warns against Trusted Computing in Windows 8

Backdoor for NSA.
Aug 22 2013 6:01AM
Photos: First look at Acer's R7

Photos: First look at Acer's R7

Hybrid laptop with special hinge.
Jul 12 2013 11:51AM
Windows 8 not to blame for dropping PC sales: analysts

Windows 8 not to blame for dropping PC sales: analysts

Tablets taking over.
Jul 11 2013 8:09AM
Microsoft provides a first look at Windows 8.1

Microsoft provides a first look at Windows 8.1

WinRT gets Outlook 2013.
Jun 6 2013 6:18AM

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