Do you have a Windows powered tablet or laptop running on either Windows 7, or Windows 8.1? Microsoft has today finally revealed that Windows 10 will finally launch on July 29 2015 and you can reserve your free copy of the latest OS starting today!
Beginning today, eligible devices running Windows 7 Update 1 or Windows 8.1 Update 1 have been receiving prompts stating that Windows 10 is coming and to reserve your free copy now. The prompt (which is shown below) makes it easy to reserve the upgrade through the Get Windows 10 app and once registered, Windows Update will automatically install the update after Microsoft launch it on July 29.
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According to AMD, Project Discovery will “show the world what we can do in the tablet space,” which means it might be more of a concept device to give its hardware partners a head start on designing new AMD-powered tablets.
Project Discovery is expected to be a Windows 8 tablet with optional accessories such as a docking station and a game controller that adds physical buttons and hand grips to the sides of the tablet,
The tablet, which was announced at IFA back in September, offers an 8-inch 1280 x 800 resolution IPS display, runs Windows 8.1 and comes pre-installed with Microsoft Office 2013 Home & Student. It also boasts an Intel Atom Z3740 quad-core processor with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of storage.
In addition, buyers will find dual-facing cameras (8MP rear camera and 2MP front-facing camera), dual microphones and connections for micro HDMI, micro USB and an micro SD card.
The semi-functional Surface tablet is roughly 383-inches in size and has been installed in London’s Trafalgar Square, next to the iconic Nelson’s Column.
Although primarily designed as a publicity stunt, the device is usable as it is connected to a real Surface 2. Indeed, passers-by can even stand on the keys from the mock-up Type Cover 2 to tweet on Twitter using the Windows 8 app.
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