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Mozilla scraps Metro version of Firefox, citing low interest

Very, very few are interested in using the browser on Windows 8's touch-first interface, so Mozilla is mothballing the code and sticking with the older, more popular "desktop" version.

By 15 March 2014

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Windows 8 designer: Why Microsoft forced Metro on us all

A purported UX designer for Microsoft reveals why the "love it or hate it" Metro environment is the default in Windows 8.

By 19 February 2014

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Windows 8.1 Metro: Start or stop?

The tiled, touch-centric Metro interface is an integral part of Windows 8. So integral that Windows defaults to Metro on start up. Should this change?

By 2 February 2014

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Windows 8.1 update may bring Metro and desktop closer

The next update to Windows 8 could bring the two different interface modes closer together.

By 23 January 2014

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Windows 8.1 update may serve Metro apps from the desktop

Leaked screenshots of an upcoming update show an option to open Windows Store apps from the taskbar.

By 23 January 2014

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Cute Tokyo Metro posters remind commuters to behave

Passengers might think twice before blaring music, sneezing on strangers, or falling asleep drunk on the subway with these charming posters spotted in Japan.

By 14 January 2014

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Microsoft Office holds off on 'Metro style' till 2014

The 'Metro-Style' versions of Microsoft's core Office applications won't be out until 2014, Microsoft officials are confirming.

By 27 June 2013

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Office 16 release targeted for second half of 2015

Microsoft is aiming for the second half of next year to release both its next-generation Office client and server applications.

By 29 October 2014

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Lowly DSL poised for gigabit speed boost

Internet service providers are getting a new option called G.fast that can extend the lifespan of existing copper phone lines yet again.

By 22 October 2014

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Benchmarking Nvidia's new 'world's fastest notebook GPU' GeForce GTX 980M

New mobile GTX 980M and 970M graphics cards promise desktop-like performance for laptops.

By 8 October 2014