Here's a quick look at the new start screen for Windows 8 running on a Dell XPS Development Tablet. The tablet supports both touch and external keyboard interfaces. The UI is ridiculously smooth, it seems even quicker than Windows Phone 7.
On tablets Windows 8 will support PlayBook like bezel gestures (the gestures actually take place on the ...
Posted on June 01, 2011 | Tags: d9
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, steven sinofsky
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You can usually rely on ex-CEO of Google (and current chairman) Eric Schmidt for a few good soundbites, but the execâ€™s appearance at D9 was jam-packed with them. Schmidt opened by dismissing Microsoft as a player in the current platform war â€“ which he says is now between a â€œgang of fourâ€ consisting Google, Apple, Amazon and Facebook, with PayPal and ...
Posted on June 01, 2011 | Tags: all things d
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, eric schmidt