Windows Tablets

Windows Tablets

Connected Standby be Damned: A (sort of) Workaround

  With the release of Windows 8/RT, low-energy processor devices got a new feature, Connected Standby (or AOAC–Always On/Always Connected). Basically this feature allows your device to be connected via WiFi,...

Dell Venue 8 Pro Wifi Sleep Issue?

There is no question Dell hit a solid triple with their 8-inch Venue 8 Pro Windows 8 mini-tablet. A great value at $299 indeed. No device is without its quirks and...

Anker Ultra-Slim Bluetooth Keyboard

I swore I would never use a keyboard with an 8” tablet, but I must have had my fingers crossed behind my back. While I used my Acer, and...

Asus Note 8 vs. Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Writing Showdown

Well, honestly that headline is clickbait. The truth is that no capacitive tablet, regardless of whether it has AnyPen, ApplePen, or OtherPen technology built in, is going to beat the...

No option: I’m replacing my car’s navigation system with a tablet

I was all excited to get a new car with an in-dash system (it happens to have GMC’s Intellilink system which is one of those touch screen all-in-one systems).  When you...

SHAREit from Lenovo

Just got an interesting email from Lenovo featuring a new program called SHAREit, that can be installed on any; iOS, Android or Windows (x86) machine. Sorry, no WP or Windows...

Surface 3 now $399 at Staples

  Jimki: “…are people still buying these overpriced Samsung tablets? If so, why? Hope Samsung chokes on these suckers.” Murani: “Yes just like iPads continue to sell by the boatload. My iPad Air...

Dell Releasing Wireless Keyboard For Venue 8 Pro

If you are in the market for an 8 inch Windows tablet you may be interested in this cool looking wireless keyboard Dell is getting ready to launch soon. It...

Windows 8.1 Tips: How to Take Screenshot on Windows 8 Tablet?

Ok, you bought/got a Windows 8 or Windows RT tablet during the holiday promotions. Even though they all come with optional keyboards, you didn't get one or you left that keyboard...

Surface RT for Students

Yesterday I created a use case for Surface RT for students, casual users and others. Today let us take a look into the use case on how well Surface RT could...