05 Dec 2012

Technology news this month

IT News Headlines Windows 8, the long-awaited Microsoft OS that’s built to work across PCs, phones and tablets, has finally finished beta testing and been released. Windows 8 was picked up by more than four million users the weekend of its release, and forty million in its first month. Read more Australia’s own version of the US cyber Monday, where retailers online offer discounts en masse, has sparked criticism after the site crashed shortly after the sale opened. Read more Microsoft’s long-awaited tablet is available exclusively from surface.com. The current release runs the tablet-only Windows RT, based on Windows 8. Read more After a long delay, Apple has finally released the latest version of its ubiquitous media software. Read more Google and Amazon are engaged in a cloud-storage price war. Just days after Amazon cut its cloud prices, Google responded with a 10% cut, adding to the 20% reduction it made recently. Read more Brennan IT special promotions and deals View full list of special offers