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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

How to expand Surface storage

Local and Cloud Storage Options Well, you bought a new Surface, whether it is powered by Windows 8 Pro or Windows RT, and felt you have limited internal storage. Don’t worry we...

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...

Notebook Pro: The Bee’s Knees of Tablet Writing Apps

I purchased a Surface 3, minus the fancy keyboard, to use as a tablet. One the many things I hope to do with this new device, thanks to it’s extraordinary...

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...