Inside the Windows 8 beta: photos

Inside the Windows 8 beta: photos

Summary: Take a peek inside the Windows 8 consumer preview, and see what Microsoft has in store for the iconic Windows operating system.

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    You can search through your apps in Windows 8 by clicking the right-edge Search icon — or just begin typing on a keyboard from the Start screen.

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    Windows 8 is optimised for both tablets and PCs. It comes with several soft keyboards, and the main one is impressively responsive.

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    This quirky, split keyboard works best with thumbs. Think: tablet, held vertically with two hands.

Topics: Laptops, Microsoft, Mobility, Tech Industry, Windows

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