The long awaited Microsoft Windows 7 operating system has just become officially available tonight here in Singapore. If you have followed the Windows 7 promotion announced last week, you could have been one of the 177 person to purchase the Windows 7 Home Premium upgrade for just S$77 tonight.
Be the first 177 customers to get Win 7 Home Premium at S$77 for the Windows 7 Midnight Launch at Challenger, Funan in Singapore
Windows 7 will be officially available worldwide on 22 October, and to celebrate the launch in Singapore, the first 177 customers who turn up at Challenger Funan store for the 12am 22nd October launch get to purchase the Windows 7 Home Premium Upgrade Edition at just S$77 (usual RRP S$219).
Microsoft held a media event yesterday to officially launch their new Windows Mobile 6.5 OS for the smartphones. The company also debuts new services including My Phone for data backup and restoration. and Windows Marketplace for Mobile for users to find quality applications to use with their smartphones.
In June, Microsoft announced the launch of their free beta PC security service - the Microsoft Security Essentials (formerly codenamed Morro). Well, good news is that the real-time anti-malware service is now free for download.
In our earlier post, Microsoft has lambasted Google over its “Chrome-in-IE” plan. Google has hit back at Microsoft today, defending its new Chrome Frame plug-in, and says it makes IE more secure, not less. Read the article now on Computerworld and enjoy the mudslinging! “Accessing sites using Google Chrome Frame brings Google Chrome’s security features to
Google has raised the ire of Microsoft by releasing Chrome Frame, an open source plug-in which allows people to run Google Wave from within all versions of Internet Explorer. For those who do not know, Google Chrome Frame is a plug-in for Internet Explorer that lets people use Chrome from within Microsoft’s web browser. This allows
The Japanese version Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate Edition operating system will include an original wallpaper and an event sound set based on a character named Nanami Madobe and is voiced by actress Mizuki Nana.
Microsoft has released another Windows 7 video which has four party planners talking about how the upcoming OS can help to plan your party with sample videos and notes that you can print out, the activities you can have like showing your holiday photos etc, but before that you would need to install Windows 7 first (obviously). The
Insidehw has reviewed and compiled a list of free Windows applications for use in our everyday lives. Some of the recommended freewares (e.g. Firefox, Thunderbird, Winamp) are no strangers to us so folks, read on to find out more!
Games Convention Asia (GCA) is back for the third year. Held at the Suntec International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Singapore from 17 to 20 September 2009, GCA will run alongside the two-day Games Convention Asia Conference (GCAC).
Getting geared up for Modern Warfare 2′s launch ? Microsoft has announced in their latest press release for a Modern Warfare 2 themed Xbox360 Limited edition.
This afternoon, Microsoft invited the local media to a product launch of their four latest hardware products – Bluetooth Mobile Keyboard 6000, LifeCam Cinema, Wireless Comfort Desktop 5000 and Wireless Mobile Mouse 5000.
German daily Handelsblatt has reported that IBM is migrating employees of the firm from MS Office Suite to IBM’s very own Lotus Symphony (based on Open Office). Approval would have to be sought from management if the employee wants to have MS office installed at their workstations. Well, he better has a convincing reason for
With Windows 7 scheduled to arrive on 22 October, Microsoft has prepared a TV advertisement with Kylie, a little girl who has been featured in previous Microsoft commercial. This time round, Kylie says she saw “happy” words on her dad’s PC and that more “happy” is coming. Check out the video.
In 2008, Microsoft canceled Windows Movie Maker. In anticipation of Windows 7’s release arrives Windows Live Movie Maker (henceforth referred to as “WLMM”), the official replacement to Windows Movie Maker, available for free download as a Windows Live software. Without further ado, let’s check this neat software out now.
Today, MSI announced their new 16-inch Bravo EX628 entertainment notebook PC for users who want superb experience in gaming and watching their movies, and also 41 notebook models that are Microsoft Windows 7 certified. Read on to find out more about the announcements.
Microsoft Singapore held an Xbox Summer Gathering event for the media this afternoon, showcasing their new Xbox LIVE Updates as well as game previews including Alan Wake, Forza Motorsport 3 and Halo ODST. We also saw some screenshots of Halo Waypoint, but unfortunately, they were only for our eyes only.
The Arc Mouse is aimed at all you mobile warriors out there who don’t want a bulky mouse taking up space in their bag. We take it for a spin and find out how good it really is…
Windows 7 will be hitting retail shelves on the 22nd October this year but won’t it be nice to see how the packaging is gonna look like. Windows Team have an update on that in their recent blog post.
Dang! In a recent article by Joystiq, they have received confirmation that Microsoft will indeed have a “new” Xbox360 Arcade with a memory bump- well, a bump from 256 to 512MB and the good thing is – it is shipping now.