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5 Windows 8 Fixes! Apple drops a new A6X processor into the iPad, releases a 7.9" iPod Mini, and the new MacBook Pros drop DVD drives! Windows 8 is here. What needs fixing and where did Media Center go? How do you hide the cables that run to your wall mounted HDTV? Get a discount on Windows 8! Transcoding WTV files the easy way. Logitech T650 Wireless Touchpad, T400 Zone Touch Mouse, and T620 Touch Mouse helps your desktop make better use of Windows 8 Metro, no touchscreen necessary!
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Kevin is worried that upgrading to Windows 8 means he has to convert everything to the Microsoft ecosystem: email, tablets, etc. But is that really the case? Short answer: no. You can still use all of your favorite 3rd party apps and services without a problem. See the segment for an in-depth look at Windows 8 and how you can score a discount when buying it.
Robert shows off an interesting article about display demand. The gist of the article is that demand for smaller screens is falling while larger screens are rising.
Microsoft has stated that Windows Media Center will be a free add-on for Windows 8, but the new edition still wasn't available as of the show's record date. We look forward to trying out the new version.
It's time for our final edition of wall-mounting an HDTV. This time: getting power and signal to your TV in the cleanest way possible. Some of your options are recessed outlets that have all the necessary connectors. One viewer suggests PowerBridgeSolution.com for your in-wall needs. Just make sure to consult with a professional if you don't know what you are doing.
We generally like Windows 8, but it's definitely not perfect. We run down five of or biggest issues on with the new version and how to fix them. And looking for Windows 8 shortcuts? See the list over at TomsHardware.