Posts in Windows Touch

The Windows Platform, Silverlight 4, and Facebook

By Brandon LeBlanc

Last week, we announced the availability of the Facebook SDK for .NET The SDK supports coding for both Silverlight and the Windows Platform (WPF, ). Yesterday, Scott Guthrie, Corporate Vice President of Microsoft's .NET Developer Platform, took the stage for… Read more

Sneak Peak at the Acer Aspire 1420P

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today is Day 2 of PDC09, and attendees were given a nice “” During this morning’s keynote, Windows and Windows Live Division President Steven Sinofsky took the stage and announced that all attendees* of this year’s PDC will be given… Read more

Windows 7 Wins Popular Science Award for Windows Touch

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today, Popular Science released their annual Best Of What’s New for 2009 which recognized this year’s top 100 Windows Touch in Windows 7 has won Popular Science’s Best of What’s New Award this year in the computing Very cool! Speaking… Read more

Brandon’s Guide to Awesome New Windows 7 PCs

By Brandon LeBlanc

Many of you may be on the market for a new Windows 7 Our partners are delivering new PCs we think you will love and just in time for the holidays! Below are hot and slick looking Windows 7 PCs… Read more

Kindle for the PC Announced – and it’s awesome!

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today, Amazon announced “Kindle for PC” – a free application that let’s readers enjoy reading books purchased from the Kindle Store right on their Windows Today the Kindle Store has over 360,000 books to purchase, download and That’s a lot… Read more

A Look at Some Cool Windows 7 PCs

By Brandon LeBlanc

As of today, we’re 9 days away from the worldwide launch of Windows It’s no secret that when Windows 7 becomes available on October 22nd, our hardware partners are launching a host of cool new PCs to match I’ve had… Read more

Introducing the Microsoft Touch Pack for Windows 7

By Brandon LeBlanc

At Wall Street Journal's D: All Things Digital conference about a year ago today, Julie Larson-Green first introduced Walt Mossberg to Windows 7 and its multi-touch capabilities, which we call Windows While we’ve been working on bringing natural user interface… Read more

Windows 7 Release Candidate Update

By Brandon LeBlanc

There certainly has been a lot of discussion about Windows 7 in the last few A lot of folks want to know when they can get their hands on the official RC, when we are going to RTM, and what… Read more