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Samsung Series 7 Slate/Tablet Hacked to Run Mac OS X Lion

Samsung’s Series 7 Slate / Tablet for Windows 7, has been hacked to run a Hackintosh version of Mac OS X Lion.

A user on the tonymacx86 forums revealed that he is working on a Samsung Series 7 Slate with Lion UniBeast USB KEY Install method.

The user highlights the tools …

Samsung Announces International CES 2012 ‘List of Products’

CES 2012: 2012 Internation CESCES 2012: 2012 Internation CESThe International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), an annual event is taking place from 2012, January 10th to 14th, and will feature an endless array of consumer electronics, many of them never before seen by the public.

CES, is the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow held by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) …

Samsung SLATE PC Series 7 Powered by Intel Core i5 and Windows 7

Samsung on its official blog posted details and the videos of the Samsung SLATE PC Series 7, which delivers the desired performance and productivity of a desktop PC with the usability of a tablet.

In the blog post, Samsung’s Product Planning Managers, Samuel Gu, reveals “SLATE PC Series 7 is just …

Learn to Use Windows 7 on a Slate Device

Microsoft has published a free documentaion titled “Windows 7 on a Slate Device” that help you learn how to use Windows 7 features on a slate device, using touch-friendly features in IE9, the tablet input panel, speech inputs and more.

The Windows 7 on a Slate Device can be downloaded from Microsoft …

Windows 8 Include Voice Calling, NFC Capability – Windows 8 Metro Style Communications Apps

Windows 8 slates will actually have the capability to make and receive phone calls through the cellular network. The first was inconspicuously displayed at a BUILD 2011 session on tiles and notifications. On a slide showing off all the different default layouts of tiles possible in Windows 8 with samples from built-in apps, a “Missed …

Windows Simulator Lets You Simulate Windows 8 Touch Features Using Mouse

Want to try out touch features of the Windows 8, but don not have a enabled slate or Tablet or PC or a laptop, no fret — it is now possible to try at least some of the touch features of Windows 8 by just using a mouse.

Bundled …

BUILD: Attendees Gets Samsung Series 7 Slate PC 700T1A Preloaded With Windows 8 Build 8012

Steven Sinofky at the BUILD conference talked about the new application runtime environment of Windows 8, appropriately named the Windows RunTime. Shown during a big picture session of BUILD 2011, the graph below gives a simple but detailed rundown of exactly what capabilities it exposes to developers.

The most interesting aspects are the …

Windows 8 Touch Interface Demonstrated On Windows 7 Hardware: BUILD Conference

In September 13 blog post, Steven Sinofsky talked about experiencing Windows 8 touch on Windows 7 hardware. The post is authored by Grant George, corporate vice president for all of Windows test, and Jeff Piira, a test manager on our HIP team, — focuses on the touch interface aspects of PCs designed for Windows 7, …

Microsoft Windows 8 Reimagines Windows For The Future: BUILD Conference [Videos]

Here are the video from the BUILD conference in Anaheim, Calif.

Steven Sinofsky, President, Windows and Windows Live Division at Microsoft, presented to a sold-out audience of developers and shared an early preview of Windows 8, the next version of Microsoft’s best-selling operating system.

Julie Larson-Green, Corporate …

BUILD: Microsoft Offer Developers A Preview Build 8100 Of Codenamed Windows 8 Plus Slate PC

You may have heard about BUILD, Microsoft’s developer conference, in Anaheim, California 13 – 16 September. Developers from around will gather this week to learn more about the Windows 8 and other Microsoft products, and tools.

Microsoft just announced of providing a preview of Windows 8 Build 8100,

“At the …

Samsung Series 7 Slate PC Running Windows 7, Upgradable to Windows 8 Announced

Samsung announced its new Slate PC Series 7, runs Microsoft’s Windows 7 operating system.

Series 7 is just 12.9mm (0.5″) thin and weighs only 860g, ensuring it is truly portable. It has an 11.6 inch screen, weighs just over 2 pounds and has Intel’s Core i5 2467M processor running …

Microsoft Ad Showcases Flexible Workstyle

The latest in the feel-good promotional videos from Microsoft — called the “Microsoft Flexible Workstyle Ad”, would easily take the trophy for the most products featured in a single video.

The cast of honors include several Windows 7 tablets and desktops, Windows Live SkyDrive, Lync Communicator, Microsoft RoundTable, Fujitsu …

TechEd 2011 NZ: Microsoft Shows Off Quad-core Windows 8 Slate Device

At Tech Ed 2011 conference in Auckland, New Zealand, session entitled “Windows devices.” — Microsoft showed off a number of new devices.

Among others, one of the devices briefly showed was an unbranded Slate PC, which is Windows 8 ready.

According to Alan Burchill who grabbed the pictures embedded …

Microsoft’s Andy Lees: We View A Tablet As A PC

Andy Lees, Microsoft Windows Phone President’s restatement of Microsoft’s tablet positioning has kicked off again the debate as to whether tablets and PCs are one and the same.In past, Microsoft has tried and failed in the tablet marketplace, often using the “PC in a tablet” method. Apple’s iPad revolutionized the market, creating an …

HP Exec Hints at Windows 8 Tablets Offerings

For Hewlett-Packard’s TouchPad webOS tablet, which heads to market on Friday, doesn’t mean the PC maker is dumping its support for Windows-based products. Well, actually, at a very specific cost: HP spent $1.2 billion last year to acquire Palm, which helped develop the TouchPad’s slick software, WebOS.

The company avoided using Android at …