The smaller 8-inch Windows 8 tablet is a form worth exploring, and the Acer Iconia W3 can be fun to use, but it's also buggy and held back by shortcuts and lackluster features.
The effort aims to make it easier for programmers to include social networking functions on websites and Web apps -- and for new social networks to launch.
The 8-inch Iconia W3 shows that Windows 8 can work on smaller screens, but a few serious flaws hold this tablet back.
Acer's new Iconia W3, announced today at the Computex show in Taiwan, is the first to cram full-fat Windows 8 into a dinky 8-inch tablet.
A small tablet, two ultrabooks, and a new all-in-one round up Acer's hardware news from Computex in Taipei.
The Web standards group is going ahead with its Encrypted Media Extensions technology despite some opposition, arguing it's a step in the right direction.
This leak is the closest to concrete evidence that smaller Windows 8 tablets are on the way. Read on for the full specs.
A French-language site offers the first glimpse of what it claims is Acer's future 8-inch Windows 8 tablet.
The core language of Web pages is a step closer to standardization and a more advanced companion to tackle things like video captions, autocompleted form entries, and spell checking.
In a new approach, two Microsoft employees, an Apple employee, and an independent consultant now edit the W3C's "snapshot" version of the fundamental Web standard.