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Windows 8: The tablet review

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Windows 8 is an odd, discombobulated beast of an operating system that suffers from an identity crisis of the most severe degree. On the one hand, the primary focus of Windows 8 is to bring touchscreen tablets into the Windows fold, but at the same time it cannot eschew the...
Windows 8: The tablet review
Clear For Mac Launches, Translates A Made-For-Mobile Experience To The Desktop
Microsoft may have messed up the Surface's Touch Cover keyboard design

Hey Apple, What The Next iPhone Really, Really Needs Is A Much Better Keyboard

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What the next iPhone really really needs is not an even bigger screen, flatter icons, flexible widgets or live tiles, or even crystal-ball-gazing cards. Or Facebook Home. That list is just garnish compared to the biggie: the iPhone needs a better keyboard. The iOS keyboard remains the most offensive piece of skeuomorphism across Apple’s faux realistic,...
Hey Apple, What The Next iPhone Really, Really Needs Is A Much Better Keyboard

Yahoo licenses the technology behind Arabic transliteration tool Yamli

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Yahoo Maktoob, the Middle Eastern arm of Yahoo, has acquired a license to use the technology behind the Arabic transliteration tool, Yamli. Co-founded by Habib Haddad, the brains behind YallaStartup and currently CEO of Middle Eastern entrepreneurial platform Wamda, Yamli launched in 2007. It was the first online service of its kind, allowing Arabic...
Yahoo licenses the technology behind Arabic transliteration tool Yamli
It's Official: Microsoft Brings Back Start Button In Windows 8.1, Adds Boot To Desktop Option, New Personalization Tools & Better Search

'Tear and share' your notes with Squarespace Note

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Squarespace Note is a new iOS app from the company behind the web hosting and blogging platform Squarespace. It has very little to do with its self-named service, however, and is instead a minimalist note-taking app with an emphasis on sharing content to other services. Squarespace Note is designed to...
'Tear and share' your notes with Squarespace Note

Google Confirms It’s Working on Chrome for Windows 8

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Google says it’s working on a version of Chrome that will run in the Metro environment of Windows 8. The news follows the revelation that Mozilla is building Firefox for Metro as well. A Google spokesperson told Mashable that the new version of Chrome would be based on the...
Google Confirms It’s Working on Chrome for Windows 8

Windows 8 Start button isn't coming back, but there will be a tutorial

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The Start button won't be coming back, no matter how much detractors of Windows 8's new user interface would like it to. But to make the new operating system easier to understand for mouse and keyboard users, it will contain a tutorial to explain how things work. Investment firm...
Windows 8 Start button isn't coming back, but there will be a tutorial

Nuance brings Swype keyboard to Google Play for $0.99, adds Dragon mobile, dialect support, and more

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Swype, the learning keyboard application is now available for Android devices. For the first time, the app can be downloaded from the Google Play store on smartphones and tablet devices enabling anyone to use this digital keyboard that’s been used by more than 500 million users worldwide. Acquired by Nuance...
Nuance brings Swype keyboard to Google Play for $0.99, adds Dragon mobile, dialect support, and more

Swype Keyboard review

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After years of beta releases, Nuance has released Swype Keyboard on Google Play. It’s currently available for $0.99 cents, with no additional in-app purchases. Swype became famous as one of the first touchscreen keyboards to allow input by sliding your finger across the letters of the word, opposed to tapping...
Swype Keyboard review

Users experiencing graphical glitch with iPhone 5 virtual keyboard

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Users have noticed a glitch specific to Apple's iPhone 5 in which a portion of the display flickers when the touchscreen keyboard is invoked....
Users experiencing graphical glitch with iPhone 5 virtual keyboard

Windows 8.1 Desktop review: It's finally safe to upgrade from Windows 7, folks

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Yesterday, Microsoft released the preview version of Windows 8.1. I've now been using it for almost 24 hours on my main desktop PC with two monitors (neither of them touchscreens), and I can safely say that Windows 8.1 drastically improves the experience for mouse-and-keyboard users, and users who do most...
Windows 8.1 Desktop review: It's finally safe to upgrade from Windows 7, folks

It's a fact: Without stunning hardware, Windows 8 faces a rocky future

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Today, Microsoft formally announced a number of new hardware products. According to its own PR, the new mice and keyboards are “designed to work and play beautifully with Windows 8.” In short, these devices are what Microsoft envisions as the hardware partners for its next operating system. Critically, they are...
It's a fact: Without stunning hardware, Windows 8 faces a rocky future

Windows 8 is here, and the OpenForum has something to say about it

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Now how do I get to that bookmark for the Ars Openforum under this new UI? Microsoft Windows 8 has arrived, and with it, we released a comprehensive set of stories covering all angles of its elements in our Deep Dive. Peter Bright found that the OS compromises quite...
Windows 8 is here, and the OpenForum has something to say about it

Surface Pro's $899 Price Tag Aimed At Businesses, Not You

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Microsoft has priced its Surface Pro Windows 8 tablet, due in January, at about the same level as an ultrabook - only without that pesky keyboard. In a blog post, Microsoft Surface chief Panos Panay revealed the price: $899 for a Surface Pro with Windows 8 and 32GB of flash...
Surface Pro's $899 Price Tag Aimed At Businesses, Not You
Swype makes your keyboard smarter, again
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