Microsoft said on Thursday, Microsoft’s Surface tablet running a full version of Windows 8 Pro will start selling in January for $899.if you want a keyboard cover and the popular Office suite of software you will have to pay more.
The current Surface runs only specially designed applications from Microsoft and others sold through the company’s online store
Samsung India announced the launch of its Windows 8-based devices in the Indian market. they launched not one, but 5 products in the Indian Market include the Ativ Smart PC and Ativ Smart PC Pro; Series 5 ULTRA Touch, Samsung’s first touch-enabled Ultrabook; Samsung Series 9 with 15-inch display; and AMD based Series 5 Ultrabook. All these Windows 8 based devices are now available in the Indian market.
Mozilla introduced its new social API and also announced its first social integration with Facebook Messenger for Firefox in its latest version 17.0. The update comes across all three platforms – Windows, Mac and Linux. With the Facebook Messenger for Firefox users no longer need to keep Facebook open in a tab to be notified of new updates.
The most popular Chrome extension, with over 10 million users! Blocks ads all over the web.
AdBlock for Chrome! Block all advertisements on all web pages, even Facebook, Youtube, and Hulu. It works automatically: just click “Add to Chrome,” then visit your favorite website and see the ads disappear!
Voxer is a smartphone application that turns your phone in walkie talkie that works on both internal wifi and cellular networks. Voxer is a app designed to be a push-to-talk (PTT) walkie-talkie replacement that works on both local and global networks. Voxer removes the restraints associated with cross-platform messaging service , with the help of Voxer you can send voice, text and picture messages between iOS or Android devices – for free!
However Voxer is not a direct replacement for walkie-talkie that use radio frequency and various bands. Don’t get caught out cold in the wilderness!, its uses local wi-fi and cellular networks. Voxer can also allowing communication between both iPhone and Android contacts using free voice, picture and text messages, much like WhatsApp but withoutany cost.
When you launch Voxer for the very first time, after installing it you will prompted to register, in registration you will need to fill up your name, a valid email and a password, then you ready to go.
Voxer can be customised by using picture, city and country , you can search user by their name or email address .
With iMessage, WhatsApp, Skype, and good old SMS, communication is something we definitely take for granted these days. Siri and Android speech-to-text features are nice for composing text messages, but none of these services allow you to send audio snippets. That’s where Voxer comes in.
Download: Voxer for iPhone @ App Store
Download: Voxer for Android @ Google Play
According to watchdog group GreatFire.org. Google services are currently blocked in China, Google has experienced a precipitous drop in traffic from China, which Web-monitoring group attributed to the search engine being “blocked” by the government.
If you want to use eye catching windows 8 themes with previous versions of windows, so here is how. The theme directory at official windows site windows.microsoft.com hosts some beautiful themes for your Windows desktop. There are lots of themes , but some newer themes are however compatible only with Windows 8 machines, like these dual-screen panoramic images.