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  • Windows 10 on ARM – what does it mean?

    Posted on December 8th, 2016 at 18:48 woody No comments

    Excellent summary of the situation from Wes Miller, getwired.com.

    This really is one of the most important developments in recent Windows history.

  • The chip times are a-changin’

    Posted on October 30th, 2013 at 19:42 woody 1 comment

    Intel’s going to manufacture a fancy ARM chip, but the situation’s not as simple as you might think.

    InfoWorld Tech Watch

  • What IT should know about Windows 8

    Posted on September 26th, 2011 at 19:42 woody 3 comments

    With two interfaces on two platforms, the four combinations present some significant challenges, not just to Microsoft.

    I think this article covers a lot of new – surprising – ground. InfoWorld Tech Watch.

  • Will Windows 8 run x86 apps on ARM tablets — or not?

    Posted on September 21st, 2011 at 07:38 woody 1 comment

    There’s still a lot of confusion, but I don’t think there’s any doubt that “legacy” Windows 7 apps won’t, in general, run on the Desktop interface, for Windows 8 ARM (think “tablet”) machines.

    InfoWorld Tech Watch.