Acer All-In-One: Style Over Substance on Windows 8

All-in-one desktop computers have been around for a good few years, with Apple cornering the high-end look-at-me market a couple of years ago with the stunning iMac. Now it’s time for Windows 8 users to be treated to the style-over-substance world of all-in-one PC desktops available from the likes of Sony, Acer, HP and Dell. … Continue reading Acer All-In-One: Style Over Substance on Windows 8

Windows 8 review of reviews: Fireman’s poles, tiles and hyperbole?

Let’s for one minute, strip away the hysteria and PR hyperbole that accompanies every Windows release and get down to the brass tacks of this latest release. Is it really the best thing Microsoft has produced since the dawn of time as it would lead us to believe? Microsoft is saying it’s the biggest upgrade … Continue reading Windows 8 review of reviews: Fireman’s poles, tiles and hyperbole?

ASUS’s slew of Windows 8 gadgets: Intuitive and impressive but what about the price?

The run up to Christmas is traditionally a time when the techno manufacturers have a field day in launching and feverishly marketing their latest wares. This year’s pre-festive season gadgetry marketing hype is especially banal as in coinciding with the arrival of the ultra-anticipated Windows 8, means that the gadgets arriving between now and Christmas … Continue reading ASUS’s slew of Windows 8 gadgets: Intuitive and impressive but what about the price?