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Mosaic by Tribune for Windows Phone 7 Devices and Windows 7 PCs Released

Tribune today launched the final release of Mosaic by Tribune, an application optimized for Windows 7 touch-capable devices, but will work on regular Windows PCs too.

Tribune owns a variety of newspapers across the United States including the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Baltimore Sun and 5 others, as well as a number …

DLNA Support Now in Windows Embedded Standard 7 [Video]

DLNA is a protocol that enable multimedia devices to discover each other and share content. Windows Embedded Standard 7 offers DLNA support for Connected Media Devices manufacturers to create advanced multimedia experiences.

In this video you’ll see how you can use DLNA to stream content from a Windows Phone 7 device to a …

Steve Ballmer “Next-gen Windows OS Due in 2012” Said at the Developers Conference

At a developers conference in Japan on May 23, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer referred to the Windows vNext as the “Windows 8,” and that the next generation of Windows operating systems will be out next year.

Here’s the transcript of what Ballmer said in Tokyo about Windows 8:

We’re obviously …

Nielsen: Slates Are Used While Watching TV; eReaders Make Great Bedfellows

A Nielsen study issued yesterday on mobile connected devices sheds new light on how consumers are using their tablets, eReaders and smartphones — and where they’re using them, too. According to Nielsen nearly 12,000 connected device owners:

The research note, sourced from 12,000 respondents, revealed that; “70% of tablet owners and 68% of …

webOS 3 Enyo Beta Released to Developers At HP’s webOS CONNECT, London

At the webOS CONNECT event in London, HP released the webOS 3.0 Beta (with Enyo support, natch).

Right now, the webOS 3.0 beta is only available to Early Access developers, so you’ll need to sign up in order to get access.

HP says that, only Early Access …

Telefonica and Microsoft Bring BlueVia SDK to .NET Framework Developers

Microsoft and Telefonica S.A. announced to create a new possibilities for application development across PC, TV, mobile and beyond, powered by Telefonica’s new BlueVia developer platform.

BlueVia SDK for .NET is a set of drag-and-drop controls and templates for Visual Studio 2010 that provides an intuitive development environment for developers. Windows Azure allows …

Webcast: Advance Mobile Work Management on Windows 7 Slates

Blue Dot’s Advanced Mobile Work Management & Inspections Slate Edition is an intuitive, finger-friendly mobile Line of Business (LOB) solution specifically designed for Windows 7 powered Slates and Tablet devices. It provides an innovative interface that supports “thumb-driven workflow”, enabling a field worker to quickly and easily navigate through the application using a natural two …

Fujitsu STYLISTIC Q550 Secure Windows 7 Professional Slate PC for Business Class Launches

Fujitsu announced the global launch of the STYLISTIC Q550, a business-class slate PC designed for the high-security requirements of mobile enterprise computing, starting in early April 2011.

The STYLISTIC Q550 is based on the Intel “Oak Trail” Atom processor, runs Windows 7 Professional. It supports pen-based input, along with touch, and offers an …

Office 2010 Running On Windows 7 SlatesWindows 7 ASUS EP121 Slate [Video]

Office 2010 has built-in tools so you can start taking advantage of touch screens, including the new slate and tablet PCs. “Let me show you in this short video the new Ink Tools tab (in Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, and Word) and how OneNote works on slate or tablet computers with touch,” revealed Microsoft’s Doug Thomas. …

Windows 7 Slates Vs. iPad PowerPoint Slides: How Microsoft Encouraging Partners to Position Windows 7 Slates and Tablets?

Microsoft and its OEM partners are yet to provide customers with the Windows 7 Slates to rival Apple’s iPad, although promises from the company indicated that such Tablet PCs were made before the end of 2010.

But iPad rival devices powered by Windows 7 are indeed closer than ever, with such examples as …

CES Video: A Roundup of ‘Dell Inspiron Duo, ASUS EP121 Slate, Samsung Notebook 9 Series, Acer ICONIA’ with Roving Reporter

In the video, Ben with Jessica Corbin , Microsoft’s “Roving Reporter” at CES did a quick run-through of new PCs. Check it out for some new views and more hands on time with the convertible Dell Inspiron duo, the ASUS EP121 slate PC, the Samsung Notebook 9 Series ultrathin, and the dual-touchscreen Acer ICONIA.

CES 2001: New Windows Laptops, Tablets and Slates Showcased ‘Toshiba Satellite A665-3DV, Sony VAIO F 3D’ and More!

At the 2011 CES, Microsoft partners rolled out a number of new Windows 7 PCs, including a laptop, tablet and slate:

  • Toshiba Satellite A665-3DV – All-Purpose Entertainment PC is an all-purpose entertainment PC offering premium performance, superior productivity and ultimate creativity. This Windows 7 Home Premium PC also offers true stereoscopic 3D …

CES Video: Acer’s Dual touchscreen ICONIA, Revo Mini Desktop, Aspire Entertainment PC, and ASUS EP121 Slate PC

AT CES, Acer Product Manager Ray Sawall and Business Manager Irene Chan demonstrated the hot new 14-inch dual touchscreen ICONIA. You also see 18.4-inch Aspire 8950G, and the bafflingly thin Revo desktop that sports a docking multi-touch remote/keyboard.

In this video, Ben Rudolph reviews the ASUS EP121, ASUS’s new …

Lenovo ‘LePad Slate, X120e, ThinkPad E220s & E420s’ Laptops and Slate Launched at CES 2011

Lenovo announced LePad slate, a unique Hybrid Laptop/Tablet. When running in its tablet form (via the removable screen), it’ll run Google Android, connect it back to its base, and you have a fully functional Windows 7 Laptop.

The 10.1-inch, 1280×800 screen is powered by a Snapdragon chip. Inlcuded in the LePad is 1GB …

Asus ‘EEE Pad MeMo, EP121,Eee Pad Transformer,Eee Pad Slider’ Tablets and Slates Announced at CES 2011

ASUS Chairman Jonney Shih introduced the Eee Pad, Eee Slate lineup at the CES in Las Vegas.

  • Eee Pad MeMO has a 7-inch capacitive screen powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon mobile processor and will ship with Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) featuring HD playback capabilities, mobile gaming, an exciting Web experience and is accompanied by …