Remember when Microsoft officially launched Windows 8 on October 26, 2012? And more specifically when it promised about giving users a modern operating system, faster, safer and more reliable than their predecessors?Well
. Now days there are those who praise this operating system, while others criticize, and hard. Without going is subjectivity, the truth is that Windows 8 removed some features of previous versions and introduced new ones designed to revolutionize the experience of desktops and notebooks.apaliar
for criticism, the Redmond-based company announced the release of version 8.1, Windows internally called Blue, which was revealed during the BUILD developer conference held on June 26, 2013 in San Francisco.
Let us review the main features:
consumer’s request and did return to the start button, but with a different interface, since when you click it does not display the traditional menu, it takes users to the home screen version 8. .
incorporates a good improvement for the user interface, making more efficient experience in touch capable devices, regardless if they are computers, laptops or tablets based on Windows or Windows RT. It highlights made in the home screen, which includes four different sizes for interactive tabs, more background colors and an option to use the wallpaper as a background image for the Home screen.
Also, new options to display all applications whenever the user loads the home screen, which can be easily accessed by right clicking on the Taskbar> Properties> Navigation.
installed applications no longer appear on the home screen is one of the changes made and the renewed search option-Bing-driven allowing more easily find files, information, links and articles in the account of SkyDrive directly from the home screen.
addition to the new Bing application designed to provide new information to the users to control their health and fitness (and get recipes) with just a few taps, Microsoft also implemented a new section: Tips & Help, designed to give a helping hand when users discover the new operating system, which has as main objective to reduce the confusion caused by Windows 8, which many headaches has given the American company
app store, one of the most important parts of the whole system has been completely refreshed. Since the release of Windows 8 app store looked messy with modernity that Microsoft wants to appear in its interface, it just seemed unfinished part or taken from another platform.
seems that Windows 8.1 is 50% good and 50% bad. If you are a user of Windows 8, it is clear that you have to upgrade to Windows version 8.1. Now, if you’re still running Windows 7, we recommend you stay with your current operating system.