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Lenovo ThinkPad 8 adds high-res to a Win 8 tablet

A crisp display, quad-core processor and full Windows 8.1: the ThinkPad 8 is a slim little Windows tablet, and one of the best for its size.

By February 28, 2014

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Win8 StartButton gets your Start menu back in Windows 8

Like several other apps, Win8 StartButton restores the traditional Start menu in Windows 8, which Microsoft eliminated in the latest version of its operating system.

By October 31, 2012

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Ex Microsoft staffer arrested for allegedly stealing Win 8 trade secrets

A former Microsoft employee has been charged with passing on Microsoft trade secrets involving Windows 8.

By March 19, 2014

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Microsoft unveils svelte new Win 8 keyboard and mouse

The company is making available this month an ergonomical Windows 8-friendly keyboard and mouse.

By August 13, 2013

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Windows 8 contends with Win 7, PC saturation, says IDC

The uptake of Windows 8 is hampered by a completely saturated U.S. PC market and corporate upgrades to Windows 7, says author of IDC study.

By July 11, 2013

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Acer to launch Win 8 tablets with smaller screens this year

Emmanuel Fromont, Acer president for the Pan America region, tells CNET that such devices will have screens smaller than 10 inches and will cost less than $400.

By May 3, 2013

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Chinese daily fooled by spoof that Win 8 glitch forced missile test delay

Paper reports as news a quote from a "source" that North Korea's Kim Jong-un was considering declaring war on Microsoft.

By April 12, 2013

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HP Spectre XT TouchSmart 15-4010nr

The HP Spectre TouchSmart XT is a rare superslim 15-inch laptop with a touch screen, but for the premium price, it should include more high-end extras.

March 5, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 5, 2013

MSRP: $1,349.99

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The Asus VivoBook Smart ME400 does Win 8 for under $500

In a sea of hard-to-distinguish Atom-powered Windows 8 tablets, the Asus VivoBook Smart ME400 stands out a bit thanks to clever add-on accessories.

By February 25, 2013

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Win 8 Pro upgrade jumps from $40 to $200 come February 1

Existing Windows licensees have until January 31 to get Windows 8 Pro on the cheap. After that, the promo price vanishes and upgrade costs head upward.

By January 18, 2013