Virgin Atlantic passengers handed free Windows tablets

Isn't it funny how Santa always gives the most expensive presents to the richest kids? Don't be fooled, the red is misleading - Santa Claus is essentially an ultra right-wing avatar promoting Randian individualism. Which is perhaps why it was no surprise to see the big man himself turn up on an expensive transatlantic Virgin…

Is this the new Windows start screen?

A new image that reportedly shows the new Windows Start menu has been doing the rounds. The leaked image comes from the MyDigitalLife forum, which claims the leaked screenshot is legitimate. The revamped interface incorporates the now-familiar Windows 8 Start Screen into the right-hand side of the menu, with the more traditional list of apps…

Which 2013 tablet is the best for gaming

Opinions on which 2013 tablet is best for gaming will always be largely subjective depending on screen size preferences and budget, but there are a few golden rules to which any gaming tablet must adhere: a good display, a fast…

Nokia's Sirius 10.1inch tablet 'confirmed'

There have been lot so rumours recently about a forthcoming Nokia tablet – nicknamed the Sirius – and now we have spec sheet to look at. Ubergizmo got its hand on this information which seems to concur with a lot…

IFA 2013: Encore for Toshiba 8inch Windows tablet

There are plenty of new tablets at IFA and among them is this newbie from Toshiba. The Encore tablet runs Windows 8.1and sports a you, guessed it, eight inch screen and Tosh says it is designed for consumers who want…

Windows 8.1 confirmed for October 17 release date

Microsoft have confirmed that the Windows 8.1 update (formerly referred to as Windows Blue) will launch on October 17, 2013. Free to existing Windows 8 users, the upgrade will be made available through the Windows Update system, as well as…