Posts in Consumer

September 3, 2014

Acer shows off new flexible devices at IFA 2014

By Leigha Anderson

Today, Acer announced a myriad of new convertible PCs from IFA 2014 in These devices will empower you to work or surf the way that is most comfortable to The expanded Acer Aspire Switch family now includes a refresh to the… Read more

September 5, 2013

Windows 8.1 Tablets and PCs Unveiled @ IFA

By Nick Parker

For all of us in the device world, the past year has seen incredible growth and innovation with new form factors, thinner and more powerful components, more durable materials and the evolution of computing I think IFA 2013, happening this… Read more

August 14, 2013

Mark your calendars for Windows 8.1!

By Brandon LeBlanc

I know a lot of folks are eager to find out when they will be able to get Windows I am excited to share that starting at 12:00am on October 18th in New Zealand (that’s 4:00am October 17th in Redmond),… Read more

July 29, 2013

A Month with the Toshiba KIRAbook

By Leigha Anderson

Over the last month, I have had the privilege of taking the Toshiba KIRAbook for an extended test We have been through a lot together like many meetings at Microsoft, a weeklong trip to Taipei for Computex, and a drive… Read more

March 1, 2013

Competition: Design a game character for Chimpact

By Amy D

When I play a video or computer game, I often find myself getting really attached to the characters, especially the main I feel guilty for leading him astray when I get him in trouble and extra excited when I help… Read more

February 19, 2013

Viva the ASUS VivoBook X202!

By Leigha Anderson

Are you in the market for a great Windows 8 notebook with a touchscreen that won’t drain your bank account? Look no further than the ASUS VivoBook The past few weeks I have been spending some quality time with this… Read more

August 7, 2012

Introducing the New Windows Photo Gallery and Movie Maker

By Brad Weed

Today we’re happy to announce new versions of Movie Maker and Photo Gallery for Windows 7 and Windows We’ve added a few new capabilities while also taking advantage of some advances in Windows Movie Maker and Photo Gallery are two… Read more