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Microsoft to launch four versions of Windows 8

Microsoft to launch four versions of Windows 8 | Microsoft | Scoop.it

Microsoft will launch four different versions of Windows 8, and has revealed the ARM edition will come with touch-enabled Office.

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With WOA, it's Windows NT All Over Again

With WOA, it's Windows NT All Over Again | Microsoft | Scoop.it

Windows On ARM is possible only because of Windows' inherent NT-ness, a lingering advantage that many users either never knew about or forgot about altogether.

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Windows 8 ARM desktop may remain with new app restrictions

Windows 8 ARM desktop may remain with new app restrictions | Microsoft | Scoop.it

Microsoft is said to be contemplating a restricted desktop for Windows 8 ARM involving trusted certificates for ARM desktop applications.

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Challenges Ahead for Windows 8 on ARM

Challenges Ahead for Windows 8 on ARM | Microsoft | Scoop.it

Microsoft decided to make a very huge hardware change in supporting the ARM processor architecture, a major departure from PC Windows platform exclusivity with X86, namely Intel and AMD.

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Windows 8 ARM devices won't have the option to switch off Secure Boot

Windows 8 ARM devices won't have the option to switch off Secure Boot | Microsoft | Scoop.it

Microsoft's latest hardware certification requirements will make it tricky for Windows 8 ARM machines to boot into alternative operating systems.

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Windows 8 Secrets: Understanding WOA

Windows 8 Secrets: Understanding WOA | Microsoft | Scoop.it

There's been a lot of debate about Windows on ARM, or WOA, and how Microsoft will differentiate this from PC-based versions of Windows. But what if it's really very simple after all? And what if this differentiation actually makes plenty of sense?

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Microsoft Finally Explains Windows 8 on ARM: Desktop and Office 15 Applications Will Be Included

Microsoft Finally Explains Windows 8 on ARM: Desktop and Office 15 Applications Will Be Included | Microsoft | Scoop.it

Over a year after vaguely announcing that it would provide versions of Windows 8 on the ARM platform, Microsoft today provided detailed information about its plans.

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Windows 8 stable on ARM, going to developers soon, say sources

Windows 8 stable on ARM, going to developers soon, say sources | Microsoft | Scoop.it

Windows 8 on ARM is coming along nicely, thank you, according to a couple of sources with whom CNET spoke.

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Windows 8 – A Tale of Two Platforms

Windows 8 – A Tale of Two Platforms | Microsoft | Scoop.it

Windows 8 on the legacy (x86/x64) architectures and Windows 8 on ARM are in many ways two different platforms, and WinRT is the (very long) bridge that Microsoft is trying to build between them to help Windows on ARM succeed.

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